Which is the real 1st Franklin jacket?

Gordon Neavill aa3401 at wayne.edu
Mon Sep 1 13:15:18 EDT 2003


I have a very good copy of the uniform typographic Franklin jacket which
I'll scan for you in case you want to replace the image you've just posted.
It has a spring 1932 list
----- Original Message -----
From: "Scot Kamins" <kamins at dogeared.com>
To: "ML LIstServ" <modlib at algol.owu.edu>
Sent: Monday, September 01, 2003 12:46 PM
Subject: Which is the real 1st Franklin jacket?


> I have just pulled from the Internet a somewhat distorted image of
> the 1932 text version DJ of the Benjamin Franklin autobiography. I've
> reconstructed it - albeit poorly - and added it to the Franklin  page:
>
> http://www.dogeared.com/authors/fAuthors/FranklinJackets.html
>
> Tolendano doesn't mention a text version of this jacket, but this one
> has the requisite 200 titles listed on the DJ inverse. Note the
> difference in the text on the DJ front.
>
> SO which is the correct 1st dust jacket - the textual one, as I claim
> on the page (arbitrarily), or the pictorial one?
>
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