Back Issues column in the Trading Post? - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 of 7 Old 07-25-2012, 02:41 PM - Thread Starter
 
erikandgregsmom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: New York, 60 miles north of NYC
Posts: 133
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

A suggestion.......perhaps there could be a column/Forum in the "Trading Post" specifically for trading/buying/selling Mothering back issues? There are a number of collectors out there seeking these - me being one! - and it may be helpful to have those transactions located in one spot!

 

Thanks for your consideration.......Janet G.

erikandgregsmom is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 of 7 Old 07-28-2012, 11:15 AM
Administrator
 
cynthia mosher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Arabia!
Posts: 38,755
Mentioned: 21 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 113 Post(s)
Nice idea! I'll put it forth it at our next staff meeting. Thanks!

cynthia mosher is offline  
#3 of 7 Old 08-08-2012, 07:11 PM - Thread Starter
 
erikandgregsmom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: New York, 60 miles north of NYC
Posts: 133
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

I just missed getting Volume 2 on Amazon.....it must have come up during the night and was grabbed up right away!!! This forum would perhaps bring those collectors willing to sell out of hiding!!!

erikandgregsmom is offline  
#4 of 7 Old 08-08-2012, 07:34 PM
Administrator
 
cynthia mosher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Arabia!
Posts: 38,755
Mentioned: 21 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 113 Post(s)

I didn't even realize Amazon sold back issues of Mothering!

 

I wonder what my collection is worth...


cynthia mosher is offline  
#5 of 7 Old 08-08-2012, 07:47 PM - Thread Starter
 
erikandgregsmom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: New York, 60 miles north of NYC
Posts: 133
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Yes, they do!!! I've picked about 10 of the 1980 and earlier issues from Amazon. The prices vary tremendously. I paid $16 apiece for a few from '78-79. Then Volume IV popped up for $3!! I recently got 14 and 17 for $13 apiece. There are quite a few from the 80's available as well.

 

I am down to needing 4 of the elusive first 5, as well as #15. For some reason, the 1980 issues are near as impossible to come by as the 1977s. Go figure.

erikandgregsmom is offline  
#6 of 7 Old 08-13-2012, 09:28 AM
Administrator
 
cynthia mosher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Arabia!
Posts: 38,755
Mentioned: 21 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 113 Post(s)

I'm still looking for them for you. Hopefully we'll find those 4 for you eventually. :)


cynthia mosher is offline  
#7 of 7 Old 08-16-2012, 04:21 PM - Thread Starter
 
erikandgregsmom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: New York, 60 miles north of NYC
Posts: 133
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Cynthia, I appreciate it.......I started this quest in March of last year, told myself I'd be happy if I just got a couple of dozen back issues. Then the more I got, the more I wanted, LOL!!!

erikandgregsmom is offline  
Reply

Tags
Signature

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off