The Gunslinger

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I have a mint condition copy of a paperback of The Gunslinger which is an odd size and was wondering if there is any value to it. I believe it could be a rare find. Opinions are more than welcome!


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Hi Teddy, More info is needed re your book. A picture would be great. There have been numerous editions of The Gunslinger published and it's impossible to identify what you have from what you have said.

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Hey Teddy, yeah a picture is worth a thousand words as they say, but from your description is it possibly a PLUME paperback? Something like this perhaps?
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I believe that you are correct. Unfortunately, that particular book is packed away. That being said, does it hold any value? If my memory serves me correctly, I have the copy you have displayed on the right side. Its mint by the way!
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The bad news the one on the right is the common Plume 1st edition The one on the left is the rarer advance reading copy.
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Dang it! I think I may have to unpack it! I need to know which one I have! Lol. Taking a second look, I don't remember my copy saying the dark tower beneath the Gunslinger title.
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Gunslinger Plume paperback is worth $10 to $20.
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CHEROKEEBRUCE wrote: Wed Sep 04, 2019 7:13 pm The bad news the one on the right is the common Plume 1st edition The one on the left is the rarer advance reading copy.
Well now I have to dig out my Plume copy to double check what Ive got!
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I have the common edition. However I love reading these bits of knowledge. Thanks!
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