[ModLib] Re: The American Mercury
kamins at modernlib.com
Tue Dec 21 14:45:03 EST 2010
Oh, just to clarify:
I should have said the earliest ANNOUNCEMENT ad or promotion piece,
something predating the April 15, 1917 ad in the New York Times.
(See http://www.modernlib.com/Rarities/magAds.html#Anchor-1917-47857 )
On Dec 21, 2010, at 11:41 AM, Scot Kamins wrote:
> That is really interesting.
> What I'd really like to find is the earliest ad for the ML series --
> something from April 1917 in any magazine.
> On Dec 21, 2010, at 11:29 AM, Brian LeMasters wrote:
>> On 12/21/2010 1:27 PM, Brian LeMasters wrote:
>>> Greetings to all,
>>> At the bookstore last night, I found a large hardback facsimile
>>> copy of the first four installments of The American Mercury
>>> magazine bound together in one volume. As you know, this magazine
>>> was listed on a postcard that I ran across recently and was thus
>>> on my radar. So, there it was, on page 4 of the inaugural
>>> publication of the mag (Volume 1, No 1, January 1924), a full-page
>>> ad for Boni & Liveright with a nice little blurb for The Modern
>>> The backstory for this magazine makes for interesting reading.
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> Scot Kamins
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