[ModLib] DJ/Book Title Disparities

Brian LeMasters brianlemasters at gmail.com
Wed Jan 9 21:14:26 EST 2013

It was a restatement of the project.  When everyone starts to examine 
and detail all 7 places in which the title may be found for every 
volume, the amount we know - physical descriptors - will expand (if 
there are disparities).

On 1/9/2013 6:01 PM, Scot Kamins wrote:
> Brian,
> The purpose is more to the point that Charles Graham raised -- so that 
> the collector can explain what he wants to the dealer, or so that he 
> can go to the bookseller with hir list in hand   to search the shelves 
> intelligently.
> I don't know what you mean by this: "A webpage expanding on Toledano's 
> notes would be nice."  Is this a restatement of this project's intent, 
> or are you suggesting something different / additional?
> On Jan 9, 2013, at 3:46 PM, Brian LeMasters wrote:
>> Would the purpose of the page be to enable the seller to clarify the 
>> book for sale?  If so, the DJ Spine, DJ Front cover and Title page 
>> are the views I mostly see in pictures or are referenced in 
>> catalogs.  When I sell books, I use the most complete title available.
>> As a collector, all points would be of interest to me. When I 
>> document a book in my collection, I make sure all of the identifiers 
>> listed by Toledano are in the proper place in order to assign the 
>> Toledano number and then sort my shelves by Toledano number.  A 
>> webpage expanding on Toledano's notes would be nice, but may be a bit 
>> advanced for some.
> Scot Kamins
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