Dowson 1st edition point?

Scot Kamins kamins at ModernLib.com
Fri Jan 26 11:58:26 EST 2007


On Jan 26, 2007, at 2:33 AM, JOHN PETERSON wrote:

> Unless the "U.S.A." on later printings is "United States of  
> America" on the first.


OH - That may be it!!!! That hadn't occurred to me.

Can other folks look at their copies and confirm this, please?

>
> John P.
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Scot Kamins"  
> <kamins at ModernLib.com>
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> Sent: Thursday, January 25, 2007 11:56 PM
> Subject: Re: Dowson 1st edition point?
>
>
>> Hmmm. Seems like it can't be a 1st edition poin then, right?
>>
>> On Jan 25, 2007, at 7:23 PM, John wrote:
>>
>>> My book has the same cover and copyright page configuration, but,
>>> interestingly, has all but one of the 1920 releases in the  
>>> catalog  at the
>>> end of the book.
>>>
>>> John
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: owner-modlib at algol.owu.edu [mailto:owner-  
>>> modlib at algol.owu.edu] On
>>> Behalf Of JOHN PETERSON
>>> Sent: Thursday, January 25, 2007 9:51 PM
>>> To: modlib at algol.owu.edu
>>> Subject: Re: Dowson 1st edition point?
>>>
>>> Scot,
>>>
>>> I have a Spn #2 Dowson that has:
>>> "Copyright, 1919,
>>> By Boni and Liveright, Inc."
>>>
>>> and at the bottom of the page,
>>>
>>> "Printed in the U.S.A"
>>>
>>> The catalogue in the back has only one of the 1920 titles listed,
>>> so it may well be a second printing, at least an early one.
>>>
>>> John Peterson
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>> Scot Kamins
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