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Old 06-11-2018, 09:17 AM
redalpha7 redalpha7 is offline
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Default 1989 Topps Book

I was looking at a book case this past weekend and found a bunch of 1989 Topps baseball cards books. I had forgotten that I had purchased these many years ago . These came out a couple years after the Surf giveaway books.

I am missing three teams: 1) Braves, 2) Pirates and Phillies.

I search for these last night and I could not find the Braves book. The Pirates and Phillies books cost at least $ 50 each.

To much money for me . I am curious and why the Braves book can not be found and the other cost so much. Is it anything more than supply and demand ?

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Old 06-11-2018, 10:58 AM
supplex55 supplex55 is offline
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I think they are actually 1987 books--is this the Braves book you are looking for?:
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Old 06-11-2018, 11:22 AM
Rich Klein Rich Klein is offline
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I think they did the Surf books a couple of different years. I used to have a collection of them and had 2 different editions for some teams
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Old 06-11-2018, 11:41 AM
redalpha7 redalpha7 is offline
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My understanding is Topps did Surf books for two years ( 87 and 88). Both of these have the Surf banner on them . One year the banner is on the top and the other year on the bottom. I do think these books had any Canadian Teams

1989 Topps did their own books for all teams. The is no mention of Surf.

The 1989 editions are the ones I am looking for .

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