ML: Augustine's Confessions

Scot Kamins kamins at
Sun Aug 6 00:05:30 EDT 2006

Hello William,

I regret that I can't help you. I have no information whatsoever  
about this title.

I'll forward this to the Modern Library ListServ to see if that  
generates any information.



On Aug 5, 2006, at 6:55 PM, William M. Klimon wrote:

> Scot:
> I have a favor to ask.  I'm preparing the catalogue for an  
> exhibition of a selection of my collection of editions of St.  
> Augustine's CONFESSIONS, to be held at St. Norbert College, De  
> Pere, Wisconsin, in October.  One of the items I'm including is a  
> first edition of E.B. Pusey's translation (1838).  I know that that  
> is the translation used in the ML and I would like to refer to that  
> fact.
> I would be most appreciative if you could give me any scoop about  
> the ML editions of the CONFESSIONS--any relevant facts about  
> publishing history, number of editions, etc.  Could one say, e.g.,  
> that that is the dominant edition of the CONFESSIONS in English in  
> the 20/c?  Any of your thoughts on this would be appreciated.
> Many thanks in advance.
> Best,
> Bill Klimon

Scot Kamins
"He not busy being born is busy dying." -- Bob Dylan

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