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Unstoppable cards: very big weighty Honor Blackman book
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mousemeat
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 15, 2020 5:11 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

denis rigg wrote:
Again and again...

Unstoppable Cards yesterday:

We are finally at the end of the preparations for the long awaited new releases. Thank you for all your messages of support and information for the upcoming limited edition signed books of The Avengers - The Honor Blackman Years and the ULTIMATE UFO Autograph and trading cards collection, all shipping this Autumn.

Now, the company will go live on the first Pre-Orders on Sunday, November 1st at 6pm (not October 18th). Wink

https://unstoppablecards.com/2018_SECURE/

I wouldn't be surprised if we soon read something from Unstoppable like the following: Very Happy

Now, we are finally at the end of the end of the preparations for the very long awaited new releases. Thank you for all your messages of support and information for the upcoming limited edition signed books of The Avengers - The Honor Blackman Years and the ULTIMATE UFO Autograph and trading cards collection, all printing this Autumn, but shipping on Boxing Day 2021. Wink



shipping on December 26th ? WONDERING if it'll be available on AMAZON...or would I have to go thru a UK source ???
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 27, 2020 4:00 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I take it this is still on for Sunday Nov. 1st?
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 27, 2020 11:04 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

MRotten wrote:
I take it this is still on for Sunday Nov. 1st?


Seems to be...
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 28, 2020 8:02 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

MRotten wrote:
I take it this is still on for Sunday Nov. 1st?


It's Sunday 8th November now.
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 28, 2020 8:12 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Umm, now it looks like the delay is due to the work with the UFO cards set, which will go under orders along with the Honor Blackman book.
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 29, 2020 10:16 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Has anyone heard any confirmation on the price? I'd love to buy it, but I'm still undecided whether I want to pay 100 or more. I know they are signed, but I have several signed photos, plus two handwritten letters. I have loads of books and magazines with countless images of Honor. I'd love to know just how many new and unseen photos will be in the book. I might wait and see if someone will give a review of the book first, and hope they haven't sold out by the time I decide Exclamation
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 30, 2020 9:41 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

cyberrich wrote:
Has anyone heard any confirmation on the price? I'd love to buy it, but I'm still undecided whether I want to pay 100 or more. I know they are signed, but I have several signed photos, plus two handwritten letters. I have loads of books and magazines with countless images of Honor. I'd love to know just how many new and unseen photos will be in the book. I might wait and see if someone will give a review of the book first, and hope they haven't sold out by the time I decide Exclamation


A bargain at any price. This looks to be a very special book and I must have it.
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 04, 2020 11:39 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's been delayed again. No date on their website anymore, and the countdown clock to pre-orders has gone. They say: "Pre-order later in November for December shipping."
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PostPosted: Thu Nov 05, 2020 2:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

cyberrich wrote:
Has anyone heard any confirmation on the price? I'd love to buy it, but I'm still undecided whether I want to pay 100 or more. I know they are signed, but I have several signed photos, plus two handwritten letters. I have loads of books and magazines with countless images of Honor.
Will the book itself be signed (as in a bound page) or a signed frontispiece pasted in?
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 06, 2020 4:13 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Frankymole wrote:
Will the book itself be signed (as in a bound page) or a signed frontispiece pasted in?


Could be either. These days authors often sign an insert page (rather than the finished book) which is then bound with the rest of the book at the printing stage. Much preferable (in my opinion) to a stuck-in frontispiece.
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PostPosted: Sat Nov 07, 2020 12:57 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

If it's like Unstoppable's other substandard work it'll be a printed signature and not a real one.
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 09, 2020 5:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

dissolute wrote:
If it's like Unstoppable's other substandard work it'll be a printed signature and not a real one.



printed ? shame. would have been much cooler, if ,since it's a limited run, the books had each one signed...
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