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Why do the PCS Publications vary in size and format?- Friday, 8th July 2016
The size and format of each book is judged entirely according to what is appropriate for the book in question.
Puffins Progress- Friday, 27th February 2015
The Penguin Collectors Society holds occasional study days, and from these we publish books based on the main talks given during the day, and supplemented by further relevant essays. This most recent study day, held at the University of Bristol at the end of 2010 looked at the history of Puffin Book...
I have some Puffin/Pelican/other Bird Name books, are these published by Penguin?- Monday, 2nd February 2015
The quick answer:Generally anything with the word Penguin, Puffin or Pelican is a book published by Penguin; there are several different series within each of these brands. In addition the names Porpoise, Ptarmigan and Peregrine are also published by Penguin.
Are my old Penguins valuable?- Monday, 2nd February 2015
This is indeed a frequent question. The short answer is probably not. The main reason for this is that most titles were printed in very large numbers – often in editions of 30,000 to 50,000 - and it takes scarcity to create value.