Seeking info RE Mod Lib 1977-1980 editions
kamins at dogeared.com
Thu Apr 27 18:41:06 EDT 2006
ALso, one way that Jay can check is to look through the Toledano
guide. Those titles whose publication dates include the period
1977-1980 might fill the bill.
On Apr 27, 2006, at 1:08 PM, Ron Holl wrote:
> Hi Jay,
> It looks like you may become the expert. Whatever information you
> collect can be placed on the Amenities site (this is outside the
> scope of Dogeared). If we post what you have so far (the list of
> titles), you might get help as other collectors notice missing titles.
>> I am seeking information regarding the Modern Library editions
>> published from
>> 1977 to 1980. Although most collectors are not interested in these
>> they are the first books I bought as a teen when first interested
>> in the
>> classics. They are easily recognizable by the tan dust jackets
>> with brown
>> typography and no illustration.
>> I am interested in, first of all, determining which titles were
>> published in
>> this format during these years; does a list of the Modern Library
>> published in the 1977-1980 editions exist?
>> Also I am interested in determining the binding types and sizes
>> published in
>> this format during these years. Thus far I have determined that
>> binding 15 (which seems to be to be about the same size as the 8
>> or 11 binding)
>> exists as well as G8, the giants.
>> Any help or advice as to where to seek help would be much
>> Thank you!
>> Cincinnati, Ohio
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