Fwd: CONSIDER BUYING A COPY OF "A GUIDE TO COLLECTING EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY" BY ...
J B Krygier
jbkrygier at owu.edu
Fri May 19 21:13:57 EDT 2006
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> From: "John" <jwol at fast.net>
> To: "Modern Library List Serve" <modlib at algol.owu.edu>
> Subject: CONSIDER BUYING A COPY OF "A GUIDE TO COLLECTING
> EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY" BY ...
> Date: Fri, 19 May 2006 21:11:43 -0400
> ... Terry Seymour, ISBN 1-4208-1705-1. I believe Joe Hill, a
> regular on
> this site, offers them. Check back to yesterday, the 18th, and you
> find a post from Terry through Joe Hill. I bought a copy and find it
> quite comprehensive. Terry offers a numerical scale to indicate
> Like ML's, I guess the earlier ones are more valuable than the
> reprints from,
> say, the 1970's.
> I started picking up copies of EL while trolling for ML's because
> my ML
> collection was filling out, the titles were interesting, and I
> found the
> EL's from the earlier part of the 20th century of a higher quality, in
> my opinion. I had a nice find last year, for $2.00 each I found a
> titles with DJ's from the 20's and teens. I attend book sales
> regularly and,
> like the disparity between ML and EL offerings on eBay, see far
> fewer EL's at
> the sales but pick them up.
> John Wolansky
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