mark.lscv at mindspring.com
Wed Mar 1 13:34:39 EST 2006
----- Original Message -----
From: "Scot Kamins" <kamins at dogeared.com>
To: <modlib at algol.owu.edu>
Sent: Wednesday, March 01, 2006 1:14 PM
Subject: Re: Pynchon
> On Mar 1, 2006, at 7:06 AM, Mark Braley wrote:
>> What color are the boards on the binding 11 edition?
> A fairly bright green - although I don't know if board color is a
> true identifier of a first edition. (As you likely know, ML played
> fast and loose with board colors, often producing a number of colors
> at the same time for all editions).
>> The color on my "13" boards is very dark green.
> Mine as well.
>> Final question, I think: Is it possible to date my copy any closer
>> than 67 or 68?
> Probably not. All new ML titles published between fall 1967 and 1970
> with lists at the end of the volume used the spring 1967 list, so I
> think you're as close as you're going to get.
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