Easton Press Price Guide - Deluxe Limited Editions (DLE)

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Easton Press Price Guide - Deluxe Limited Editions (DLE)
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The free, web-based guide here shows the change in price. The paid version, available in our store, shows the MSRP as well as the current retail price. Two editions have declined in price.  Atlas Shrugged is not technically a DLE, but it is being marketed as such, and the increase in value is commensurate.
 
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Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer 0
Commodore Matthew Perry's: Japan Expedition 0
Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain 0
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens 0
Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri $$$$
Fables by Aesop $
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury $$
Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes 0
Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift $
Hans Christian Andersen  0
History of the Civil War  0
History of the Crusades by Joseph-Francois Michaud $$$$
History of the Indian Tribes of North America by McKenney and Hall $$$
Holy Bible Cassell’s Illustrated Family Edition 0
Holy Bible with Dore Illustrations 0
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou $
Iliad & Odyssey by Homer 0
Journey to the Centre of the Earth by Jules Verne 0
Kelmscott Press’s  Works of Geoffrey Chaucer $$$$
King James Bible  Classic 1611 Edition 0
Life of Napoleon Bonaparte 0
Lincoln A History by Nicolay and Hay 0
London by Gustave Dore and Blanchard Jerrold 0
Meditations of Marcus Aurelius $$
Midsummer Night’s Dream by Shakespeare 0
Night by Elie Wiesel 0
North American Indians by George Catalin - $
Notebooks by Leonardo Da Vinci $$$
Outline of History by H G Wells 0
Ovid’s Metamorphoses 0
Picturesque America - $$
Prince and  Pauper by Mark Twain $$
Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving 0
Romance of King Arthur $$$
Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut 0
Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs $
Tempest by Shakespeare 0
Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas 0
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Seas by Jules Verne $$$$
   
   
Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand $$
 
From Wikipedia:
Easton Press, a division of MBI Inc., based in Norwalk, Connecticut, is a publisher specializing in high-quality leather-bound books. In addition to canonical classics, poetry and art books, they publish a large library of science fiction and popular literature as well.

Some of Easton Press's products are arranged in series to which a customer can subscribe, receiving a new book every month. For example, The Library of Great Poetry (25 volumes), The Complete Novels of Charles Dickens (16 volumes) and C. S. Lewis's The Chronicles of Narnia (seven volumes). However, it is possible to order many titles individually.

The Easton Press is represented by the Scott Meredith Literary Agency.[1]
Book Traits

Features of an Easton Press exclusive Collector's Edition book:[2]

    bound in fine genuine leather
    22kt gold-stamped spine accents
    distinctive raised spine hubs
    intricate gilt stamped cover designs
    specially milled acid-neutral paper
    Smyth-sewn pages
    gilded page edges
    endsheets of moiré silk
    permanent satin ribbon page-marker

However, there is some variation between collections. For instance, the Easton Press library of "Masterpieces of Science Fiction" does not have moiré fabric endsheets, but has all the traits mentioned above.
Subscription Program

Some of the major Easton Press series are available by subscription only. However, most single titles from various series are still available directly from Easton Press. For those who want a collection, rather than a few individual books, The Easton Press subscription program exists.[3]

A customer can request a listing of available titles in a particular series and send it back to Easton with the unwanted marked off. The company will then send the customer the wanted titles. Easton has a return policy and a guarantee policy.[4]
See also

    Danbury Mint, another MBI division
    Franklin Library
    Folio Society

References

    ^ "Scott Meredith Literary Agency". Scott Meredith Literary Agency. Retrieved 28 September 2011.
    ^ "Features of Easton Press Books - The Easton Press". Eastonpressbooks.com. 2002-07-31. Retrieved 2012-03-16.
    ^ "Easton Press". Keithwease.com. Retrieved 2012-03-16.
    ^ "Our Guarantee - The Easton Press". Eastonpressbooks.com. 2002-07-31. Retrieved 2012-03-16.

External links

    Easton Press
    MBI Publishing division
    [1]

Categories:

    Companies based in Norwalk, Connecticut
    Book publishing companies based in Connecticut
    Publishing companies established in the 1980s

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