Flaubert

jpete9530 at msn.com jpete9530 at msn.com
Mon Nov 18 21:37:24 EST 2002


Thanks, Amy (and Scot)!

You've made my day (or week even)!

John




>From: <dbapaper at ix.netcom.com>
>Reply-To: modlib at algol.owu.edu
>To: modlib at algol.owu.edu
>Subject: Re: Flaubert
>Date: Mon, 18 Nov 2002 06:12:12 -0800
>
>John,
>
>      Your Madame Bovary Dust Jacket that's pictured on dogeared.com is 
>from
>the 1929 ML Gift set, not the 1928 Gift set. Kerotol was only used for the
>1928 set, as I understand it. The 1929 sets were standard balloon cloth, 
>which
>makes them close to impossible to identify without the DJs.
>      There is an ad for the 1929 Gift sets reproduced on p. 6 of MLC #19
>(April 1990) that includes a depiction of the Madame Bovary DJ on your 
>copy.
>It's from the "Three Great French Romances" set.
>      Hope that clears everything up. It's a great find!
>
>Amy Comeau
>
>On Mon, 18 Nov 2002 09:02:58 -0500 jpete9530 at msn.com wrote:
>
> >
> > There is no catalogue in the back of the book,
> > but the DJ checks out as 1929
> > (the Brothers are present, but not Hemingway).
> > The one gift edition I own
> > (Symonds) is from '28.
> >
> > John P.
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > >From: "scot kamins"
> > >Reply-To: modlib at algol.owu.edu
> > >To: modlib at algol.owu.edu
> > >Subject: Re: DJ Project: October/November
> > Additions
> > >Date: Sun, 17 Nov 2002 21:31:43 -0800
> > >
> > > > I'm the one who contributed the new
> > Flaubert dust jacket.  I was
> > >thrilled to
> > > > hear that it was from a gift set!
> > Unfortunately, it's not true. [dang!]
> > >
> > >But that little squigley at the vase of the
> > front!!!! [sob]>
> > >
> > > > I hope this info helps place this
> > particular dj design, assuming that
> > >the dj
> > > > and book are an original match.
> > >
> > >Is there a catalog at the back of the book?
> > Use the chart at:
> > >http://www.dogeared.com/Identifiers/indentifyDate.html
> > >to see if the book and DJ match. (The DJ
> > sounds like it's definitely 1929.)
> > >If it has Dostoyevsky, Brothers Karamazov but
> > does NOT have Hemingway, The
> > >Sun Also Rises, then it's a match all right
> > for a 1929 book.
> > >
> > >But weren't the gift sets also 1929?
> > >
> > >
> > >
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> > >--
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> >
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