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    Hey everybody. I have reading King since the late 80's. I have been buying new King since the 90's and since 2006 I have been trying to complete a nice collection. So far I have 46 first ed. In addition to that I have some S\L Dark Tower books.
    First ed
    Carrie
    Salem's Lot(3rd state) 2nd printing of 7500 I believe according to this site. Still a 1st though I think.
    The Shining*
    The Stand
    NightShift
    The Dead Zone(Review)
    Fire Starter (Review) With copy of review
    Cujo
    Different Seasons
    Christine*
    Pet Semetary
    Cylcle of the werewolf (Trade)
    Thinner
    The Talisman*
    Skeleton Crew
    IT (True 1st/1st 1 of 400,000)*
    Eyes of the Dragon
    Misery (Review) With copy of review*
    4 past midnite
    Needful things*
    Geralds game*
    Nightmares/Dreamscapes
    Insomnia*
    Desperation
    The Regulators*
    Bag of bones*
    The Black house*
    From a buick 8
    Everthings Eventual
    The Girl who loved Tom Gordon(pop up not signed)
    Cell*
    LISEYS STORY
    Blaze(Bachman)
    Duma Key
    Just After SunSet With N DVD(Collectors set)
    Full Dark, No Stars
    11/22/63
    Dr. Sleep
    Mr. Mercedes
    Revival
    Finders Keepers
    The Bazaar of Bad Dreams
    End of Watch
    Sleeping Beauties
    Gwendy's Button box
    The Outsider

    coffee table
    NightMares in The Sky(Crease down center of DJ)

    Gift Ed
    The Talisman\Black house
    Secretary of Dreams I
    PS publishing Christine 25th Anniversary ed #662
    SP The Shining
    Hodder&Stoughton Dr.Sleep(UK not real signature)
    Folio The Shining

    Suntup Books
    Misery Gift ed

    Proofs
    The Talisman
    From a Buick 8 Flat signed UK version
    Bag of Bones (with letter)
    Hearts in Atlantis
    Wolves of the Calla
    From a Buick 8
    Four past midnight


    signed first ed
    Carrie-Flat signed
    Night shift-Inscribed with signature at the end and dated.
    11/22/63
    Mr. Mercedes Flat Signed
    Finders Keepers Flat Signed
    End of Watch Flat Signed

    Signed/Ltd
    IT #639
    Christine #713
    The Stand #477
    Fire Starter #541 signed by Mike W and with small inscription by King. Date 7/7/80
    Skeleton Crew #34
    Talisman #310
    Black house #1395
    Wizard & Glass UK S/L #316 (book plate)
    Insomnia #158
    The Regulators #84 check made out to Julie Lowry for Mi-dol.
    Desperation #533
    Dr.Sleep (with Remarque) #195
    The Shining #230
    Joyland #302
    Dollans' Cadillac #442
    Under the Dome

    Dark Tower series
    The Gunslinger First ed I
    Drawing of the Three(S\L 1 of 40 Authors copy. Also inscribed) II*
    The Waste Lands S\L(957) III*
    The Wizard and Glass S\L(957) IV
    Wolves of the Calla S\L(957) V
    Song of Susannah S\L(957) VI
    The Dark Tower S\L(957) VII
    The Dark Tower Art ed VII
    The Little Sisters S\L(957) VIII*
    The Little Sisters Art ed VIII
    Wind through the key hole S\L(238 ) IX
    Wind through the key hole Art ed IX
    Wizard and Glass First Ed


    Instead of posting my wants in another thread, I will keep them here so I can monitor them more easily (in order of me really wanting them) I streamlined my wants to my priorities at the moment.
    1. Salems' Lot with Second state dust jacket
    2. The Stand first ed in F\F
    3. I am unsure of any other S\L I want.

    Suntup Misery/Dragon Rebound (Just because I post it, doesn't mean I will get it) . But this is MY want list, so in they go.
    Then Proofs and S\L First ed.
    After that, I will work on filling in the holes with some of the other ones

    Plus if I find some cool stuff that I don't know about. Will check eBay and maybe add to this list.
    I think that's about it. If I can get some of those, then I will see if want any others.
    THIS IS MY OVERALL WISHLIST.
    So that's it. I know many people here have many more then that. Once I get Carrie, Salems' Lot I will have all the First ed I want (EDIT: Now have both of those). Then I might work on some of the other Limited or just some others with an autograph. Thanks for looking.
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    Looks good! Can't wait for some pictures, though!

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    That's an admirable collection! You certainly have more high-end books than I do (I don't own any books signed by King). I'm looking forward to some pics of your bookshelves and to your participation in the discussions.

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    Thanks. I will see what I can do. Maybe if I have time over the weekend. If I am not to lazy

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    Thanks Biomieg. The signed ones are interesting. The first one I bought was The Drawing of the Three. When I bought it I did not know it was a true S\L. I just thought it was a regular signed book. Then I was able to find books III-VII in one set. So I paid over time and eventually got them. I was also able to get a good first ed Gunslinger. After I registered my books I was able to get LSOE so I bought both the S\L and Art ed. The Night Shift I have on Lay away is singed also. I am not buying it becasue it is signed I am buying it becasue I hardly see an Night Shift books for sale. The Under the Dome was just a signed copy from the publisher.

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    Great list, but we need some pictures mike! lol

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    OK OK. I get the hints. I will put some up this weekend. Who would of thought that buying Christine would put me on a path to being a King Collector. That was way back in 2006. I have been collecting ever since. I had the 1990's nailed down on my own but the years before that I had to rely on eBay and private dealers. Also some it the early 2000's I had to get from dealers.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MikeDuke View Post
    OK OK. I get the hints. I will put some up this weekend.
    Looking forwards to it!

    sk

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    I changed the two ARC's to Promo(for Promotional). I found out with the help of Jhanic that what I thought were proofs were something else. I am going to try and verify what they really are.
    EDIT: I think my Dead Zone may also be a "Promo" copy. I will check tonight.

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    really nice collection you got there mike,but give us the photos man!!

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    OK, Lets try this out



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    Here is some Fire starter. This is an "Review Copy"


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    Here is a Misery Review Copy



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    I have a "Review Copy" of the Dead Zone but it only came with the card that idicates that it is a review copy


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    Here is one shelf. In the following pictures you may not be able to see every book I have listed because of where my book case is located but you can see enough of them to get the point.

    http://www.thedarktower.org/gallery/...hpB5baLCPM.JPG

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    Here are some more


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    Here is another one

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    Acctually, that is about all of them. Some may be obsucured by bigger ones but that is my collection as it stands now. I don't think it's too bad.

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    A good collection! I've never seen the review copies of those books before. Very nice!

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    Nice collection!

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    Thanks. It's kind of cool to hear some one say "I've never seen the review copies of those books before" on this site . I am sure though that the "value" is not that much more then a first ed of the book. But it's still cool to have something like that in my collection.

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    Nice collection you have there, and welcome to the site.

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    Thanks for the welcome. I am nothing if not persistant. For some of them I.E Fire Starter, The Dead Zone and Eyes of the Dragon, I did not jump at the first ones I saw. Some of them had dust jakets that looked like they were eaten. I was willing to wait until I saw what I wanted. Cujo was the first book I bought back in 2006 when I decided that I wanted to start collecting. I have been building ever since.

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    added a few more to the list above. Secretary of Dreams I(unsigned) and The Girl who Loved Tom Gordon popup(unsigned). I have them but I forgot to put them in the above list.

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    Nice collection you have growing there and welcome to our site.

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