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Subject: Classic lit and several dozen ISBNs
Date Posted: 11/15/2007 9:46 PM ET
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Does PBS offer an option to wishlist any edition/publication of a book? Last I checked they didn't.

Is there any way to get around this other than listing several dozen ISBNs in a wishlist?

 

 



Last Edited on: 6/16/14 4:14 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 11/15/2007 10:00 PM ET
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No, you have to add each different ISBN seperately, but you can choose to get notified when a different edition is posted into the system.

Date Posted: 11/19/2007 12:35 PM ET
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Some people just wishlist the first ISBN they find and move one.... some actually do want a particular ISBN for some reason... some will add ALL ISBNs for the book to their wishlist.  I frequently add all ISBNs for all wishlist books for myself and then go in and do a big cleanup when one of them is offered to me.  I just received Slaughterhouse 5 by Vonnegut and had more than 15 entires on my wishlist for it before I go it.



Last Edited on: 11/19/07 12:35 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 11/19/2007 12:47 PM ET
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Just watch though about WL those 5 digit ISBN's.  They are PBS assigned numbers and most likely will not get posted again.  But then w/the new WL coming out soon we'll have unlimited WL. 

Sianeka - ,
Date Posted: 11/19/2007 2:58 PM ET
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We are getting unlimited WL??????? First I heard.  Yipee!!!!!!  When?  When?