[ModLib] A Bell for Adano Variation

Scot Kamins kamins at modernlib.com
Sat Jun 18 23:44:23 EDT 2011


Or maybe a rebound project?


On Jun 18, 2011, at 7:36 PM, Scot Kamins wrote:

> Sounds like a pirate. See http://www.modernlib.com/FAQpages/generalFAQ/faqPirate.html
>
> On Jun 18, 2011, at 7:21 PM, SMitch6087 at aol.com wrote:
>
>> I need some help with identifying this copy of John Hersey's "A  
>> Bell for Adano" that I recently purchased...
>>
>> DJ - White with blue block printing for title, author name in blue  
>> italics.  There is no picture.  Back of DJ is white.  No listing of  
>> titles on DJ.  Spine has no number, just the author's name and the  
>> book title. One flap of the DJ has the normal written summary of  
>> the book, printed in blue and specifically mentioning the "new  
>> Forward, especially written for this Modern Library edition..." but  
>> does not have a price.  The other DJ flap is blank.  The DJ shows  
>> sign of aging. The book number is nowhere on the DJ.
>>
>> Book Binding - Book is bound in light greenish grey buckram, not  
>> cloth like Blumenthal (#8) style.  Title and author name is written  
>> lengthwise on the spine in black type, not boxed like Blumenthal  
>> (#8).  No ML logo on spine. Endpapers are present and are Kent  
>> style.  Book publishing data and title page state "Modern  
>> Library."  Not an FEL. Eight page ML catalogue/title listing in  
>> back of book - listing includes both Hemingway titles, Maltese  
>> Falcon, and Red Star Over China.  Book is in outstanding shape,  
>> near fine.
>>
>> Does anyone know what this is?  Is it a pirated edition?
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Sean Mitchell
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