[ModLib] ISBN numbers on DJs covering bindings BELOW #14?

KMP is_five at hotmail.com
Tue Aug 7 16:21:17 EDT 2007

Hi.  I have a copy of ML 306, 'Wisdom Of Confucius,' in a 13 binding with 
ISBN number on DJ.  In my collection of Fujita DJs, all others with ISBN are 


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Scot Kamins" <kamins at modernlib.com>
To: "ML mailing list" <modlib at owu.edu>
Sent: Tuesday, August 07, 2007 3:52 PM
Subject: [ModLib] ISBN numbers on DJs covering bindings BELOW #14?

> Folks,
> Ron Holl and I have been discussing bindings (again). The current  topic 
> is ISBN numbers. As far as research tells me, ISBN numbers  started 
> appearing on ML DJs AFTER 1970. Also, 1969-1970 was the  period of the #14 
> bindings (the tall ones). I was suggesting that all  books having DJs with 
> ISBN numbers in the 1971-1975 period must have  #14 bindings.
> So the questions are:
> 1) Is it true, as research in the archives would indicate (and I'll  be 
> glad to quote the source if you need it), that only ML books  printed 
> AFTER 1970 have ISBN numbers?
> 2) Are there any DJs NOT in the taller (binding 14) format with ISBN 
> numbers on the back?
> Scot Kamins
> ............
> "If voting changed anything, they'd make it illegal." -- Emma Goldman
> _______________________________________________
> ModLib mailing list
> ModLib at owu.edu
> http://thuban.owu.edu/mailman/listinfo/modlib

More information about the ModLib mailing list