Question about Amazon

  exdragon 17:23 27 Aug 2007
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Just curious - I'm got a book here, cover price for soft back £14.99 & I want to order one from Amazon.

On the sellers' site, the hardback version is quoted as new at that price, but also at over £110 (shipped from the States).

The new softback edition is shown between £41 and £77.

Is this a bit odd, or am I missing something?

  Graham. 17:26 27 Aug 2007

And the name of the book is...

  exdragon 17:30 27 Aug 2007

It's The complete guide to close-up and macro photography by Paul Harcourt Davies

  gardener 17:34 27 Aug 2007

£11.49 delivered from Play.com

  interzone55 17:35 27 Aug 2007

Looks to me like it's out of print, so will be priced according to demand.

Try here, brand new for £11.99 click here

  gardener 17:36 27 Aug 2007

Ooops, didn't realize but it's temporarily out of stock at Play.com. Still, it may be worth the wait.

  Graham. 17:40 27 Aug 2007

That's a different title, unfortunately.

  cocteau48 17:46 27 Aug 2007

If this is the book
click here
you have a choice between £13.00 to £103.00 from the states or £20.00 from the UK.
Abebooks are excellent to deal with.

  exdragon 17:56 27 Aug 2007

Thank you, one and all. I just couldn't understand the disparity in the prices!

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