[ModLib] Redux: Second Toledano number for repaginated volumes
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Mon Jan 26 10:48:20 EST 2009
> > For consistency's sake, and because many people would consider them
> > to be separate collectibles, should there be added a second number
> > for this title to account for the repagination?
> I found another volume with the same issue -- James's Wings of the
> Dove (244.1). From the notes:
> "Wings of the Dove was printed from two typesettings. The first was
> printed from Scribner plates and has two sequences of pagination, the
> first sequence ending with p. 329 and the second with p. 439. (The
> book was originally published in two volumes.) The second typesetting
> uses a single sequence of pagination and ends with p. 522. The first
> ML printing from this typesetting was in 1968. "
> SOOOO --- 18.2 for the repaginated Ibsen giant and 244.2 for the
> repaginated James?
My original response was pagination, exciting or not, should not have a new number. However, since there already is a precedence for it perhaps we should be consistent and always include it. The numbers are still free of charge.
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