[ModLib] What's with all the B-L reset DJs?

J B Krygier jbkrygier at owu.edu
Fri Oct 31 12:34:25 EDT 2008


On Oct 30, 2008, at 7:32 PM, Scot Kamins wrote:

> I just found yet another Sudermann's Dame Care DJ variation on eBay.  
> (Thanks, Sharon  :-)  ). This is the third typeset variation I've  
> found for the Boni-Liveright period in the years 1920 - 1924:
>
> http://www.modernlib.com/authors/sAuthors/sudermannJackets.html#033.1
>
> Why did B-L keep resetting the type?


Different printers?  Back in the day, old-school printing, I am guessing
if they changed printers the jackets would have to be re-type set.  This
may have even been the case if they were using the same printing  
company,
but changed something like the price on the jacket spine.

john k.



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