phantom ML title?

Gordon Neavill aa3401 at
Wed Jan 21 13:57:32 EST 2004

"A Treasury of Damon Runyon" was published in spring 1958.  "The Catcher in
the Rye" was a fall 1958 title.  So there's no discrepancy.

Barry Neavill

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Scot Kamins" <kamins at>
To: "ML LIstServ" <modlib at>
Sent: Wednesday, January 21, 2004 1:00 PM
Subject: Fwd: phantom ML title?

> Folks,
> I received this interesting inquiry from a reader. Any ideas?
> >.. in the process of our research [about whether our copy of Catcher
> >in the Rye was a first] , we noticed that one of the titles on the
> >verso of the Catcher in the Rye d.j. never existed: "Famous Stories"
> >by Damon Runyon. The listing has the same number (53) as the later
> >collection of Runyon's stories, "A Treasury of Damon Runyon,"
> >released two years later in 1960. Was this a prospective or phantom
> >title?
> -- 
> Scot Kamins, ABR
> Specializing in Brokerage Services for Home Buyers
> (with Scott Trahan Realty Brokerage, Portland OR)
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