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Never Bored To Look At My Dumas
Posted 04 February 2013 - 00:42
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Posted 04 February 2013 - 02:00
Love my Dumas too! Congrats on good taste in pens and fruit!!
Make it count!!!
Posted 04 February 2013 - 12:49
I find myself constantly rotating them in my hand so as to see the different shares and the way the light reflects.
Montblanc Writers Edition: Hemingway, Christie, Wilde, Voltaire, Dumas, Dostoevsky, Poe, Proust, Schiller, Dickens, Fitzgerald (set), Verne, Kafka, Cervantes, Woolf, Faulkner, Shaw, Mann, Twain, Collodi, Swift, Balzac & Defoe
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Montblanc Starwalker Resin: FP/BP/MP. Montblanc Traveller FP.
Play WE game. or POA game.
Posted 04 February 2013 - 13:45
Excellent clarity and lighting. Creates a very nice mood.
I love the combination of the 149 nib and the strong stout body of this pen.
A great writing experience.
Posted 05 February 2013 - 02:33
Titanic9990: the pen has indeed quite a broad girth (the size of a 139, a Hemingway or a Year of the Golden Dragon), the largest among Montblancs I think. And yes, the grapes are real...
Chris: not plums, but delicious grapes from Peru!!!!
BrandonA: I thought about a Poe several times; It looks beautiful.
Inked: IMO Dumas' nib is perhaps the best designed nib Montbalnc ever made. I like very much the nib of the Hemingway, because it is a simple, plain nib (in MB standards...), and the nib of the Dumas because it is so simply designed...
torstar: I have the father's signature, a memory of my lectures of the Three Musketeers...
pakmanpony: a Dumas can be irresistible (my wife told me it looks like a jewel, a serious compliment): defend it!
bernardo: it was a M nib, transformed into a very slightly oblique cursive by Mike Matsuyama before I bought it. A great work, and a nib that I like it very much. The pen is always filled with Irish Green and I use it for anything at home, from calligraphy to the grocery list.
Posted 20 February 2013 - 13:07
I agree that Dumas nib is one of the, if not THE, most exquisitely designed nib of all Montblanc pens. In fact a close-up picture of this nib (which I borrowed shamelessly off of internet) has been my lock-screen wallpaper for my i-devices for years.
Posted 25 August 2013 - 23:27
fpupulin, after reading about your postings about Dumas, I was so tempted that I had to get one for myself.
Beautiful photography and it really brings out the beauty in the Dumas nib.