Check in on 90.3

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Fri Jun 10 18:39:08 EDT 2005


My copy is 13/n, Hunter Green boards, silver print on spine with the thick, block torchbearer, and blank end papers.  The price on the DJ is 2.95.  And..... a SPRING 1967 list.


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> From: "John" <jwol at fast.net>
> Date: 2005/06/10 Fri PM 02:21:27 CDT
> To: <modlib at algol.owu.edu>
> Subject: RE: Guide Question -> Now 90.3 (Four Cont. French Plays) FOR GORDON AND JB
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> I have a stated first and a later printing.  Both copies have a spring
> 1967 list at the end of the book.  Both books are 13 with an n jacket.
> One other observed difference, unless I am colorblind (and I am, a bit)
> is the first is in a blue cover with gold printing on the spine, while
> the other is in a much darker blue with silver printing on the spine.
> Both copies have $2.45 initial prices on the dj and both books have
> Fajita eps.  Although the non first is ever so slightly thicker, the
> pages remain white.
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> So, we have subsequent printings with both Spring and Fall 1967 lists.
> 
> John Wolanksy
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-modlib at algol.owu.edu [mailto:owner-modlib at algol.owu.edu] On
> Behalf Of J B Krygier
> Sent: Friday, June 10, 2005 2:25 PM
> To: modlib at algol.owu.edu
> Subject: Re: Guide Question -> Now 90.3 (Four Cont. French Plays)
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> On Jun 10, 2005, at 11:23 AM, GORDON NEAVILL wrote:
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> > The first printing of Four Contemporary French Plays
> > states "FIRST MODERN LIBRARY EDITION, September, 1967" but has
> > a spring 1967 list at the end of the volume (includes
> > Faulkner, As I Lay Dying but not Faulkner, Pylon). I've seen a
> > later printing without the first statement but didn't note the
> > date of the list at the end.
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> On Jun 10, 2005, at 1:53 PM, Ed Postal wrote:
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> > I listed it as a 1968 printing only because it did not state FMLE. In
> > checking further it does not list Rector Of Justin, Quiet American,
> > Repreive, but list all the other 1967 books and is a 13/o binding/dj.
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> I have a copy of this non-FMLE edition.  The catalog is
> correct for the first, though.  I guess RH took off the
> FMLE statement, but did not change the catalog.
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> My copy has blank endpapers, and the coarse, low-grade
> paper (now yellow and brittle) common to post 1970
> printings.  Unfortunately, it is price-clipped, so can't
> know for sure (unless someone knows if that crappy paper
> was used pre-1970).
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> john k.
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