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http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/COMPLETE-COMMANDO-COLLECTION-FROM-1-THIS-WEEKS-ISSUE_W0QQitemZ130350197438QQcmdZViewItemQQptZUK_Books_comics_Magazines_UK_Comics_ET?hash=item1e597a2abe


14 Dec 2009, 01:07
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"Mortgage forces sale" - I'm sure a monthly payment is far less than £9000 and the entire mortgage is much more than that. :roll:

Anyway, it works out just over £2 per issue, which isn't bad, if you can afford the price and have room for them!

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Only the condition of a few are listed but a good percentage of those seem to be 'worn' and 'tatty' or 'average' (not sure what that would mean).


14 Dec 2009, 01:46
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At least this collection is a bit better VFM! :D Another collection for sale And in answer to the first question, I really wish I did have the money. *sigh*

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I tend to steer clear of people with "wacky" user names as I tend to question their intellect. tammytampax is a bit of a dumbass name. (yes i am a bit old fashioned and prudish). It suggests immaturity on his part.

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I have to say, that looks amazing! And I think it's a hilarious name :lol:

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I must admit that I try and avoid what appears to be random names, but a feedback of 100% can fill you with a warm and fuzzy feeling that this seller is not going to be a complete rip off. Mind you, they're not that far from me so I might ask for visitation rights! :lol:

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stevezodiac wrote:
I tend to steer clear of people with "wacky" user names as I tend to question their intellect. tammytampax is a bit of a dumbass name. (yes i am a bit old fashioned and prudish). It suggests immaturity on his part.


I agree with you, Steve, and I'm no prude. A bit old fashioned, maybe! However, despite the 100% positive feedback, faced with a minimum outlay of £5000 what would disturb me is that this seller's record shows only seven purchases in the last six months, and his/her last transaction as a seller was on August 31st 2008. I'm not at all suggesting anything sinister but if that collection had been mine, I am convinced I would have broken it up into quite a number of smaller units so as not to run the risk of putting people off.


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If I was to rich enough to buy them I would collect them and pay with cash, surely no one would have them sent by post after paying that much for them.


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Auction ended with no bids. Why am I not surprised? Phoenix, I agree, he should readvertise it as smaller lots.

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