Naked (jacketless) MLs

Scot Kamins kamins at dogeared.com
Sun Apr 8 12:12:10 EDT 2001


 In your recent e-mail  you said (in part):

> I often wonder if the dj 
>is not more important than the book in today's world!!

It seems to be so, since in the book collecting world outside of ML, the 
ratio of DJ/book worth is often 10/1. This is like the craze in 
stamp-collecting in the U.S. over the past 20 years or so; "mint never 
hinged" (MNH) referring to the condition of the glue on the back of 
unused stamps has become more important than the srtwork on the FRONT of 
the stamp.

> Enough.

Pah!!! For the true obsessive,  it isn't NEARLY enough!  :-D




Scot Kamins
Collecting The Modern Library 1917-1970
(because fanaticism is not limited to politics, religion, or economics)
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