Lust for Life

Sharon Biederman sbiederm at nova.umuc.edu
Tue Nov 8 16:35:57 EST 2005


John,

     I have seen a copy of Lust for Life with a hardcover binding
and a Modern Library first edition statement, so they do exist.

                               Sharon


On Tue, 8 Nov 2005, J B Krygier wrote:

> 
> No, not the song by Iggy Pop but Irving Stone's book about van Gogh  
> in the ML.
> 
> I recently found a 1939 1st ML ed.  It is, like the first of Dinesen's
> "Seven Gothic Tales," bound in balloon cloth but at the larger size
> of the HC format that was first available in 1939.  I put a picture
> at Ron's ML collector site (on my collector page, http:// 
> www.mlcollect.com/).
> 
> Question: I recall a comment somewhere that a HC version of the 1939  
> FMLEd
> of "Lust for Life" does exist, I guess indicating that some of the  
> FMLEds
> were bound in HC.  I passed this info along to Ron (and it is in one  
> of the
> trivia questions) but I am not sure it is actually true.
> 
> Help?!
> 
> 
> 
> John K.
> 
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