Fwd: Re: Doyle/Sherlock Holmes #206
jbkrygie at owu.edu
Thu Oct 14 21:07:25 EDT 2004
forwarding this message, not sure why it did not post to list - jk
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> From: samara.networks at att.net
> To: modlib at algol.owu.edu
> Subject: Re: Doyle/Sherlock Holmes #206
> Date: Fri, 15 Oct 2004 00:51:27 +0000
> Bob and Scot, thanks for the information. I will pass on that book;
> the condition was rather poor for a 1960's edition.
> I went through the past posts, and found the link (from Barry I
> believe) to the internet archives. Sure enough, there were the old
> dogeared pages. That was extremely helpful. Using the dating key, I
> discovered that the book I have was published in 1953, although the DJ
> image on the site was from 1966.... and the same looking jacket for
> that book is on the 1943 catalog cover. So, without the dating key
> you have no idea, correct? The only pub date in the book is 1942.
> I also found I have another ML book... one that I bought in the late
> 1980's (Poe). There is no # on the book (it is one of the giant ones
> I guess). Did Random House stop the numbering scheme at some point in
> time? After 1970?
> Thanks very much for the help. This may turn into a fun hobby.
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