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GOTgraphic
05-14-2005, 08:28 PM
http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0740748475/qid=/sr=/ref=cm_lm_asin/002-6716661-5196039?v=glance

Thats right, the "The Complete Calvin and Hobbes" published by Andrews McMeel Publishing is on the shelves October 4, 2005!!! I looking forward to this big time! Waterson does fantastic work!

Details:
Hardcover: 1440 pages

Composed of three hardcover, four-color volumes in a sturdy slipcase, this edition will include all Calvin and Hobbes cartoons that ever appeared in syndication. This is the treasure that all Calvin and Hobbes fans will seek.

I think this is CG news, isn't it?

paperclip
05-14-2005, 08:33 PM
Either way, it's news. Unfortunately, it's news I won't be able to afford :sad: I'm still trying to save up for some ballistic books! ...MUST...LOOK...AWAY..FROM...THIS THREAD...

hypercube
05-14-2005, 09:03 PM
Holy cow, that's awesome..I have just about every C&H compilation book ever, but this would be fantastic to have. I like what's being done for the Peanuts compilations too.

RockinAkin
05-14-2005, 09:10 PM
...and the first item on my chirstmas wishlist has appeared. :thumbsup:

Morganism
05-14-2005, 09:24 PM
D'oh, I ended up buying all the books again only a month or two ago. This would be pretty cool to have, though.

benwatt
05-14-2005, 10:38 PM
Very tempting indeed - sounds like a great set to have :)

There's a good picture of this edition at Amazon's UK site - http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/ASIN/0740748475/qid%3D1116110400/202-9261421-1263001

GOTgraphic
05-15-2005, 05:40 AM
Thats a nice looking box set!
Interesting that the UK Amazon has pics and the .com Amazon doesn't :shrug:

I like what's being done for the Peanuts compilations too. Yes, I've been getting those... at vol #3 (of 25!) currently. I've never seen most of Shultz' early work... its great!

pearson
05-15-2005, 08:30 AM
I'm going to have to get this!

But...what about the strips before he got syndicated? Are those already collected somewhere?

Empath
05-15-2005, 02:33 PM
....can anyone guess we might be geeks, if this is big news? :P

agreenster
05-15-2005, 04:03 PM
Wow! That is bound very beautifully too.

SheepFactory
05-15-2005, 04:09 PM
finally!

now if only they can do the same for get fuzzy i'll be a happy man.

sternio
05-16-2005, 05:45 AM
Wow, I need to have that.

GOTgraphic
05-16-2005, 04:29 PM
....can anyone guess we might be geeks, if this is big news? :Plol, yeah... I was so excited that I think exceeded the definition of geekhood :p

iluvgfx
05-16-2005, 06:05 PM
This book is on my wishlist now. :thumbsup:

tevih
05-16-2005, 09:49 PM
YAY!! I was hoping they would do this for C&H, too! It'll look great next to my complete far side!

mmkelly011881
05-17-2005, 07:42 PM
....can anyone guess we might be geeks, if this is big news? :P

i told my girlfriend.. hoping she'd be excited..




she just stared at me blankly

pearson
05-17-2005, 09:24 PM
Time for a new GF! :p

DirtEater
05-17-2005, 09:55 PM
This is great news, I've not been this excited about a book comming out in a long time.

Spater
05-17-2005, 10:48 PM
sweet merciful God, I'm pre-ordering this now:eek::bounce:

scrimski
05-18-2005, 07:51 AM
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Sorry, I had to to do this

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