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Details about  George R.R. Martin signed hardcovers of all five A SONG OF ICE AND FIRE novels

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George R.R. Martin signed hardcovers of all five A SONG OF ICE AND FIRE novels
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Last updated on  Nov 24, 2013 13:38:46 PST  View all revisions

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George R. R. Martin signed hardcovers of all five A SONG OF ICE AND FIRE novels (second of three items by George R. R. Martin offered for this auction)

These are Random House general trade editions of the books the hugely successful HBO series GAME OF THRONES is based on. Donated by Martin and his family, George has also offered to write a note on his personal stationary thanking the high bidder for supporting the Pearl Foundation. Each book can also be signed and personalized , and on request he will write something in the colophon page about it being donated to the Pearl Foundation. Condition: new.

Generously donated by George R. R. Martin and Parris McBride Martin.

Janis says: I first met George and Parris in 2001. I’d performed at the Philadelphia Folk Festival the night before, and was having a quick breakfast at the hotel before leaving to attend my first Worldcon. (Which, coincidentally, Anne and Gigi McCaffrey had insisted I attend, and Mike Resnick had then forced me into signing up.) I was terribly nervous about meeting Mike for the first time, not to mention the other authors I’d worshipped over the years. In the next booth, I heard someone mention “Worldcon”, so I politely asked whether the people there were attending? Parris and her friend Dave Axler invited me to sit with them, and I barraged them with questions about how the convention would work. At some point I asked Parris if she knew any of the writers, and were they nice... I had no idea she was George’s long-time spouse! Parris and George were the first people to suggest this auction, and the first to sign on with items. Always so nice when a great artist is also a great person.

* End photo: Pearl and Vic, Janis' parents.

* This item cannot ship until @ December 10th because George will not be available to sign until then, and after payment is received and cleared, and personalization information has been received.
 

Please find other offerings by authors listed for Prose for Pearl auction at http://stores.ebay.com/thepearlfoundation.

100% of these funds (after sales and transaction fees) will go directly to the Pearl Foundation, an IRS-approved 501(c)(3) charitable organization. To date, we’ve given away more than $700,000 in college scholarships!

Your credit card or Paypal statement should read PEARLFOUND

Your Paypal payment will go directly into the Pearl Foundation Paypal account, and is deductible within the limits of the law. Please contact your own financial advisor to discuss this!

Shipping is currently within the United States only. * If you require shipping outside the United States, please contact auctioneer to discuss. There will be large additional shipping fees for this service, and we cannot promise it will be possible with the item you desire.

Due to items being shipped from different locations, there can be no combined shipping.

Due to the author's schedules, items will ship 7-10 days after receipt of all information and completed payment from bidder.




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On Nov-22-13 at 09:25:29 PST, seller added the following information:

Shipping is within the United States only. * International bidders - if you require shipping outside the United States, you MUST contact auctioneer to discuss prior to bidding. If you do not do so, your bid may be removed. There will be large additional shipping fees for international shipping, and we cannot promise it will be possible with the item you desire.


On Nov-24-13 at 09:19:11 PST, seller added the following information:

Game of Thrones watchers, check this out!


On Nov-24-13 at 13:38:46 PST, seller added the following information:

Due to the high cost of shipping this item, it can only be shipped within the continental US. If you are an international bidder, please make sure you can provide a shipping address within the continental US before bidding.

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