since I am based in Canada, I took advantage on the free shipping by adding up some items to my cart. I am also going to buy the volumes 2-4 that will come just before the end of 2013!
see more info about the release dates Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin Manga HERE
the Manga contains 456 pages in hardcover and with more than 20 colored pages. The Manga also an essay by Kadokawa Publishing Executive Shinichiro Inoue.
The manga was translated by Melissa Tanaka
it was first published in Japan in 2005 by Kadokawa Shoten, Co., Ltd., Tokyo