[ModLib] Capote, Selected Writings

Scot Kamins kamins at modernlib.com
Sat Jul 7 16:43:20 EDT 2012


Scott, thanks for raising this issue.

Barry, thanks for the new data.

I'll make appropriate changes to the website (both the BookNotes for  
this title & a new addition to the Hidden Firsts page) so that we  
don't run into this again.

On Jul 7, 2012, at 1:10 PM, sandjtilley at comcast.net wrote:

> Thank you, that does it and makes sense. scott
>
> From: "Gordon Barrick Neavill" <neavill at wayne.edu>
> To: "For collectors of Modern Library books" <modlib at thuban.owu.edu>
> Sent: Saturday, July 7, 2012 1:19:19 PM
> Subject: Re: [ModLib] Capote, Selected Writings
>
> The first ML printing (1965) does not have a First statement.  
> However, there is a spring 1965 Giants list at the end of the volume  
> that includes Spengler, Decline of the West but not the anthology  
> Parodies.
>
> The ML edition of Selected Writings of Truman Capote was  
> discontinued in 1973 or 1974.  It was restored to the ML in the  
> "reissue" format in 1980.  The verso of the title page states: FIRST  
> MODERN LIBRARY EDITION, 1963 [sic].  1963 was the publication date  
> of the original Random House edition.
>
> Barry
> From: "Scot Kamins" <kamins at modernlib.com>
> To: "For collectors of Modern Library books" <modlib at thuban.owu.edu>
> Sent: Saturday, July 7, 2012 12:22:23 PM
> Subject: Re: [ModLib] Capote, Selected Writings
>
> Now, this IS odd.
>
> My BookNotes page for the title does say FMLE, which I evidently  
> copied from The Guide. On my page about unmarked firsts (http://www.modernlib.com/Identifiers/hiddenFirsts.html 
> ) this title is NOT listed.
>
> But my own copy,  marked as a first, doesn't have FMLE. I'm usually  
> pretty careful about noting my own firsts.  The archives show that  
> Scott (who initiated this thread) asked about this back in 2005, but  
> he didn't get an answer.
>
> On Jul 7, 2012, at 6:30 AM, sandjtilley at comcast.net wrote:
>
>
> Greetings, The site suggests that a first modern library statement  
> has been seen for Capote's Selected Writings, number 353.  I have  
> not seen one,but one authority, Andes book on the ML states that one  
> has not been seen. So does someone have one or is this a misprint on  
> the site? thank you
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