Dave Thomas wrote:

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> On Sep 16, 2004, at 6:04, Robert McGovern wrote:
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>> M...
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> So, here's the question: I'd be more than happy to sign the pre-orders 
> I ship, and Andy would do the same. Would folks be OK with that if it 
> meant removing the wrap?
>
> Alternatively, we could include with each a signed card or label that 
> you could insert into the book after opening it. Would that work?
> Cheers
> Dave

To me a signed copy doesn't signify.  It's the book I'm after, not the 
signature.  (I've never understood book "collectors" who keep pristine 
signed copies, that they never read for fear of damaging.)

So I'd *prefer* the bubble-wrapped version, but don't really care.  Do 
what's easiest.