I can understand the hardcover being more expensive to buy, what I don't understand is the cost of postage compared to paperback. Ok they are heavier but not 80% heavier.
02-20-2012 02:59 - edited 02-20-2012 03:54
The thread you have posted your question to is rather old; in the future, we recommend that you start a new thread with your question instead of adding on to a much older thread.
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