[ModLib] 1st of Old Wives Tales is actually in #6 binding

Gordon Neavill aa3401 at wayne.edu
Tue Aug 21 18:01:36 EDT 2007

First printings in #6 binding:

Plato, Works of Plato
Kent, Wilderness
Huysmans, Against the Grain

Bennett, Old Wives' Tale
Fielding, Tom Jones
Boccaccio, Decameron
Conrad, Lord Jim
Adams, Education of Henry Adams
Swift, Gulliver's Travels, Tale of a Tub, Battle of the Books
Morley, Parnassus on Wheels
Mansfield, Garden Party
Calverton, ed., Making of Man


---- Original message ----
>Date: Tue, 21 Aug 2007 14:16:27 -0700
>From: Scot Kamins <kamins at ModernLib.com>  
>Subject: Re: [ModLib] 1st of Old Wives Tales is actually in #6 binding  
>To: For collectors of Modern Library books <modlib at owu.edu>
>On Aug 21, 2007, at 2:03 PM, Gordon Neavill wrote:
>> The #6 binding was used for the first printing of The Old Wives'  
>> Tale and the other eight ML titles published January-April 1931. I  
>> have first printings of all of these in the #6 binding.
>Thanks for your comments on this material!  Do you have at hand the  
>titles of the other eight #6 1sts?
>Scot Kamins
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Gordon B. Neavill
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