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"Swedish Glass Factories" by Helmuth Ricke and Lars Thor
« on: March 25, 2009, 10:21:58 AM »
I know how hard this book is to find but here it is and it  only costs about £125, excluding postage.
The website is in Danish but google translator or I can help with that.
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Re: "Swedish Glass Factories" by Helmuth Ricke and Lars Thor
« Reply #1 on: March 26, 2009, 02:28:15 AM »
Was there meant to be a link with this post Aine?


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Re: "Swedish Glass Factories" by Helmuth Ricke and Lars Thor
« Reply #2 on: March 26, 2009, 06:04:30 AM »
Ohmygoodness :hb1:  What a wally! I couldn't understand why no-one reacted.. ::)

Here's the link:
http://www.boggalleriet.dk/advanced_search_result.php?keywords=glas&lookin=subject&osCsid=9b97e44bcaed31b48459f0113197c654

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Re: "Swedish Glass Factories" by Helmuth Ricke and Lars Thor
« Reply #3 on: March 26, 2009, 09:58:40 AM »
Seems you were lucky enough to buy the last one, Aine. It comes up as 'not in stock' when added to the shopping cart.


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Re: "Swedish Glass Factories" by Helmuth Ricke and Lars Thor
« Reply #4 on: March 26, 2009, 10:19:25 AM »
I'll give them a call right away.


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Re: "Swedish Glass Factories" by Helmuth Ricke and Lars Thor
« Reply #5 on: March 26, 2009, 11:20:06 AM »
Well, it seems as though I did get the last copy. The friendly lady said to send them an email expressing interest and they would try to find a copy/copies.
The copy I bought appears to be brand new; I wonder if it is a digitalised version. If that is the case, then I would expect they could get hold of more..


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Re: "Swedish Glass Factories" by Helmuth Ricke and Lars Thor
« Reply #6 on: March 28, 2009, 03:50:40 AM »
I felt great that I managed to register with the Danish company and order with the use of an internet translator. Then I translated the reply, which told me that they don't ship to Canada. Heartbreak. I was going to try and get it shipped to Britain where I could pick it when I'm over, but I found a copy for roughly the same price in the States. I feel complete. Thanks for the info, Aine, which led me to to actually doing something about getting the book.

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Re: "Swedish Glass Factories" by Helmuth Ricke and Lars Thor
« Reply #7 on: March 28, 2009, 09:33:07 AM »
 :hiclp:  Well done! (Glad to have been of help, even if it was in a very roundabout way.)


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Re: "Swedish Glass Factories" by Helmuth Ricke and Lars Thor
« Reply #8 on: April 14, 2009, 07:11:34 PM »
Aine:

Back to my original thank you. In my last post I had ordered the book from the USA. Three days after I ordered, the company emailed to tell me that they couldn't find the book. Out of luck again. The next day I received an email from Boggalleriet saying that they would mail the book to Canada. They were very helpful. The brand new copy of the book arrived today. Great price, great service, and many thanks to you, Aine, for posting the original information.

David
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Re: "Swedish Glass Factories" by Helmuth Ricke and Lars Thor
« Reply #9 on: April 15, 2009, 05:04:59 AM »
I'm delighted to hear you got your copy, David. Glad to have been of help  :)
Good reading, isn't it?
They also have the "sister" book, published at the same time. The only snag is that all the text is in German BUT the pictures are fantastic. And the price is low..

http://www.boggalleriet.dk/product_info.php?products_id=594


 

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