[ModLib] Anybody got a #14 binding with anything EXCEPT a style o DJ?

Ron Holl ron at scribblemonger.com
Sun Feb 2 17:38:30 EST 2014


Hi Bill,

Zero out of 21 are long flame in my sample.


ron


> Of my 72 spine #14 titles, the DJ spines break down as follow:
> - 55 short flame
> - 15 long flame (over head)
> -   1 old torchbearer (as commonly on spine #11)
> -   1 ml (as commonly on spine #12).
> Thus the long flame is 20.8% in my sample and not all that uncommon.
>
> Bill
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ron Holl <ron at scribblemonger.com>
> To: For collectors of Modern Library books <modlib at thuban.owu.edu>
> Sent: Sun, Feb 2, 2014 12:35 pm
> Subject: Re: [ModLib] Anybody got a #14 binding with anything EXCEPT a
> style o DJ?
>
>
> Chris,
>
> From a rather limited sample, it appears that all type o jacket spines
> (except Camus) have the "short flame" although exceptions may be found.
>
>
> ron
>
>
>> Also, same goes for my Kafka The Trial (318), binding 14 (7 1/2"), dj o
>> with no ISBN. The torchbearer on dj does not go above the head but the
>> torchbearer on binding does.
>> Chris
>>
>>
>> On Sun, Feb 2, 2014 at 1:04 PM, Gordon Barrick Neavill
>> <neavill at wayne.edu>wrote:
>>
>>> Three 7-1/2 inch titles published in February 1969 -- Kafka's The
>>> Castle
>>> (388), B. Traven's Treasure of Sierra Madre (389), and The Buddhist
>>> Tradition (205) appear to be an unreported variant of binding 14: the
>>> torchbearer at the head of the spine has a flair that goes to its head
>>> but
>>> not over it.  The same is true of the torchbearer on the back strips of
>>> the
>>> jackets. The jacket backs are style O without an ISBN on the back
>>> panel.
>>>
>>> Barry
>>>
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Ron Holl" <ron at scribblemonger.com>
>>> To: "For collectors of Modern Library books" <modlib at thuban.owu.edu>
>>> Sent: Saturday, February 1, 2014 9:55:32 PM
>>> Subject: Re: [ModLib] Anybody got a #14 binding with anything EXCEPT a
>>> style o  DJ?
>>>
>>> There are several titles with odd combinations.  They are listed as
>>> exceptions in the confirmed binding table (including the Mayor), link
>>> is
>>> below.
>>>
>>> http://modernlib.com/Identifiers/bindingsProjectTable.pl
>>>
>>>
>>> ron
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> > Thanks much, John!
>>> >
>>> > And that 14/9 is truly strange. :-)
>>> >
>>> > On Feb 1, 2014, at 6:42 PM, jwol wrote:
>>> >
>>> >> Of the eighty seven style 14 covers I have, they all  have an o
>>> jacket.
>>> >>  (Found two I had mislabeled as n!).
>>> >>
>>> >> And, I have a mix and match cover on 17.2, Mayor of Casterbridge by
>>> >> Hardy.  It is a tall 14 cover with a 9 spine design.  No ISBN on the
>>> >> jacket.  Highest book listed at end of book is 379, Of Plymouth
>>> >> Plantation by Bradford.  It has Fujita endpapers.
>>> >>
>>> >
>>> >
>>> > Scot Kamins
>>> > ==========
>>> > Aging is not for wimps.
>>> >
>>> >
>>> >
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