DJ Project: A Few New Additions
sbiederm at nova.umuc.edu
Thu Jan 30 14:55:42 EST 2003
The Tristram Shandy DJ I sent actually had more text than the
subsequent versions. What I found interesting is that the original text
was a justification for the book's inclusion in the Modern Library series,
whereas the later versions merely indicate that the book is complete and
On Thu, 30 Jan 2003, Scot Kamins wrote:
> This week shows a few interesting additions to the dust jacket database:
> John Krygier sent in a noteworthy color & icon variation on a
> Wordsworth Selected Poetry. While the original was in black, the 1969
> DJ went to a brilliant purple-red!
> Sharon Biederman sent me a 1st of Tristam Shandy showing less text
> than another jacket later that same year. Can anybody figure why they
> shortened the text?
> And finally, Kevin King sent in a French Romances DJ. Common as this
> title is, I can't imagine why it took us two years to get an example,
> but here it is.
> Thanks to folks who sent in color variations. In general simple color
> variations aren't added to the database for the sake of space.
> Occassionally I make an exception if the difference is striking
> enough and if some other feature is also changed.
> Scot Kamins
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