[ModLib] DJ/Book Title Disparities

Scot Kamins kamins at modernlib.com
Wed Jan 9 22:01:48 EST 2013

I didn't know about this, and there isn't an example of it on ModernLib.


On Jan 9, 2013, at 5:57 PM, Robert Sanger wrote:

> Now, I know you all know this but there is a rare variant of Moby Dick where the name of the illustrator, Rockwell Kent, was included on the cover and Herman Melville's name was omitted.  That was soon remedied, hence, the rarity.  I think the explanation was that the publisher was so excited to have Kent as an illustrator that he forgot to include the author's name  -- was this a story told by Bennett Cerf?

Scot Kamins
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