Strange late 1920's DJ

Gordon Neavill aa3401 at wayne.edu
Mon Nov 27 17:10:55 EST 2006


This format was used on original printings of Renaissance Romances gift box jackets. I don't know how it got onto the Cyrano!

Barry

---- Original message ----
>Date: Mon, 27 Nov 2006 16:46:04 -0500
>From: Ron Holl <modlib at alltel.net>  
>Subject: Strange late 1920's DJ  
>To: <modlib at algol.owu.edu>
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>I found an unusual dj back on a Cyrano (154.1) with the early dj front (picture in a box on the front, horizontal text on the spine, double book number on the spine).
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>The inside of the dj points to Spring 1928 based on the dating key.  (although I will double check this).  The back indicates 158 titles.
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>An image is available at:
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>http://home.alltel.net/ronholl/ml/cyrano-dj.jpg
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>Any comments?  Clearly, this needs a dj indicator type enumeration code.  Scot has found it interesting and does not recall having seen it before.
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>ron
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