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Subject: Posting WL books
Date Posted: 3/3/2008 4:29 PM ET
Member Since: 11/21/2007
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Are we allowed to post 2 copies of the same book at the same time (same ISBN)?  I came across a book at a used bookstore selling for $1 and was thinking about buying 2 of them and posting both copies.  2 People are currently WLing that book.

I would like to help 2 members get their wishes granted. How can I do this?

Date Posted: 3/3/2008 4:32 PM ET
Member Since: 1/8/2007
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Jason, you can only post one copy at a time. But once you've accepted the first book request, you should be able to post the second.

(If it's not then, it'll be once you mark the first copy mailed... I just can't remember, LOL! Some help I am!)

ETA: You can post the second copy once you've mailed the first copy. From the Help Center:

  • Once you have mailed the first copy you can post another copy.


  • Last Edited on: 3/3/08 4:35 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
    Date Posted: 3/3/2008 4:45 PM ET
    Member Since: 5/29/2007
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    That's very nice of you.

    Date Posted: 3/3/2008 5:29 PM ET
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    I've done that before!  as they said, once you mark it mailed you can post the other copy

    Date Posted: 3/3/2008 8:16 PM ET
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    Last Edited on: 6/5/11 11:35 AM ET - Total times edited: 1
    Date Posted: 3/3/2008 9:18 PM ET
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    i just did that the other day. i bought a book from the bargain bin at mardels and when i put it on my TBR list i saw that there were a lot of people who had it WL. so i went back a couple days later and bought another copy