Stacks of Classics

Scot Kamins kamins at dogeared.com
Mon Jun 27 19:04:22 EDT 2005


On Jun 27, 2005, at 2:38 PM, J B Krygier wrote:

>
> A WSJ article on Amazon's offer of the complete set of Penguin
> Classics (1082 titles) for about $8000.  This is about double
> the number of titles ever in the ML and about the same number
> that were in Everyman's.
>
> http://tinyurl.com/d2s63
>
Price:
$6,658.87 + $1,331.12 sourcing fee

What's a "sourcing fee"?

Tempting, very tempting...

> So who of you would have bought a complete set of ML?  1920?
> 1930?  1960?
>
> I would have bought the complete ML set in spring of 1917.
>

..duh...


- Scot Kamins





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