1917 Modern Library (Boni) H G Wells
~ WAR IN THE AIR
aa3401 at wayne.edu
Mon Aug 15 20:43:10 EDT 2005
You have the first printing!
---- Original message ----
>Date: Mon, 15 Aug 2005 18:00:37 -0400
>From: Toby G Levy <tobylevy at juno.com>
>Subject: Re: 1917 Modern Library (Boni) H G Wells ~ WAR IN
>To: modlib at algol.owu.edu
>I thought I died and went to heaven when I finally found my
>I've forgotten whether I got it in a book store or on line.
>price tag is still pencilled in, which leads me to believe I
got it at a
>My copy is a little different from the one cited below.
Instead of the
>sentence "with new preface to reprint edition" found below
>name, mine says "with Illustrations by Eric Pape." Does that
make mine a
>first edition? There is no preface at all in mine.
>No dj for mine, either.
>The book is a great read, full of gigantic flights of
>would expect from the writer of "The War of the Worlds" and
>Machine." The premise is that as soon as mankind takes war
>skies, then the entire human race will likely perish!
>On Mon, 15 Aug 2005 15:14:07 -0400 GORDON NEAVILL
<aa3401 at wayne.edu>
>> This appears to be a second printing. I've only seen one copy
>> in dj ... not mine, unfortunately.
>> ---- Original message ----
>> >Date: Mon, 15 Aug 2005 10:31:01 -0700
>> >From: Scot Kamins <kamins at dogeared.com>
>> >Subject: 1917 Modern Library (Boni) H G Wells ~ WAR IN THE
>> >To: ML ListServ <modlib at algol.owu.edu>
>> > Folks,
>> > I was beginning to question whether this title
>> > actually existed!
>> > Here's the first one I've seen:
>> > http://babyurl.com/BWOEwo
>> > No dust jacket though, sadly.
>> > Scot Kamins
>> > ...
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>> Gordon B. Neavill
>> Associate Professor
>> Library and Information Science Program
>> Wayne State University
>> Detroit, MI 48202
>> aa3401 at wayne.edu
Gordon B. Neavill
Library and Information Science Program
Wayne State University
Detroit, MI 48202
aa3401 at wayne.edu
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