[LMB] Captain Vorpatril's Alliance - Limited Signed Edition query

fred smith fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us
Tue Apr 17 02:12:25 BST 2012


On Mon, Apr 16, 2012 at 09:10:45PM -0400, fred smith wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 15, 2012 at 05:37:45PM +0000, Stephen T. Wright wrote:
> > Had already pre-ordered CVA through Amazon and was browsing for other books to order when what should appear in my lightning deals box but another version of the book through Amazon - Captain Vorpatril's Alliance, Signed Limited Edition.
> > 
> > http://www.amazon.com/Captain-Vorpatrils-Alliance-Limited-Edition/dp/1451638647/ref=sr_1_cc_2?s=aps&ie=UTF8&qid=1334510332&sr=1-2-catcorr
> > 
> > It's slightly more expensive, list price $26, the 'lightning deal' text that led me to go there said it was limited to 1,000 copies.
> > 
> > What all is different between the 'regular' release and the signed limited edition?
> > 
> 
> I just looked at that URL and, lo and behold, it is now priced at $17.55. 
> It may just be time for me to go order one.

and strangely enough, the "ordinary" edition is now $14.51.
Why would they be discounting so heavily, lo these months in advance?

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