Time Of Man

Scot Kamins kamins at ModernLib.com
Tue Aug 15 17:38:54 EDT 2006


ModernLib Guide Updates page updated with a note about the true dates  
(credit to Mark).
ModernLib Roberts page now has note about the Discontinued Title  
notation (credit to Barry).


On Aug 15, 2006, at 4:56 AM, Mark Braley wrote:

> Thanks Gordon:  It does have the discontinued stamp.
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Gordon Neavill" <aa3401 at wayne.edu>
> To: <modlib at algol.owu.edu>
> Sent: Monday, August 14, 2006 10:37 PM
> Subject: Re: Time Of Man
>
>
>> Mark,
>>
>> The Time of Man was published in April 1935 in a first (and only)  
>> printing of 5,000 copies and discontinued at the end of 1938.   
>> Like The Great Gatsby, there was a second printing of the jacket  
>> in fall 1939 that was used on remaindered copies of the first  
>> printing.  All the copies of the fall 1939 jacket I've seen are  
>> stamped DISCONTINUED TITLE.  I'd be interested to know if your  
>> fall 1939 jacket listing 268 titles lacks this.
>>
>> Barry
>>
>> ---- Original message ----
>>> Date: Mon, 14 Aug 2006 21:11:02 -0400
>>> From: "Mark Braley" <mark.lscv at mindspring.com>
>>> Subject: Time Of Man
>>> To: "Modern Library Listserve" <modlib at algol.owu.edu>
>>>
>>>   I recently obtained a 1st ed. "The Time Of Man" by
>>>   Roberts.  While it is a stated first, the DJ lists
>>>   268 titles which would be about 1939.  The Guide
>>>   indicates it was only published between 35 and 37.
>>>   Can anyone explain?  I apologize if this has been
>>>   discussed before.  Thanks
>>>
>>>   Mark Braley
>> -----------------------------------------
>> Gordon B. Neavill
>> Associate Professor
>> Library and Information Science Program
>> 106 Kresge Library
>> Wayne State University
>> Detroit, MI 48202
>> 313-577-0507 (tel); 313-577-7563 (fax)
>> aa3401 at wayne.edu
>
>


Scot Kamins
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