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

Graham, Charles charles.graham at dominican.edu
Thu Feb 13 11:21:29 EST 2014


Oops, I meant to thank Barry (one in the same, I know).

Chuck Graham
Mail Services Coordinator
Dominican University of California



On Wed, Feb 12, 2014 at 6:19 AM, Ron Holl <ron at scribblemonger.com> wrote:

> Hi Chuck,
>
> Thanks for looking into all this.  I don't have the first of 375.1, but I
> believe all the firsts during that period had the date along with FMLEd.
> So it is likely the exact same statement.  Perhaps Barry will get a chance
> to comment on this.  I don't recall another case of the first statement
> showing back up on a title (after having been removed).
>
> With no change to the torchbearer it sure sounds like they took the
> original copyright page from 1966 instead of the one with FMLEd removed.
>
> If you don't mind, can you check if the address on the back of the type n
> jacket is 1 or 2 below?
>
> 1. Box 41, The Modern Library, 457 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10022
>
> 2. Box 41, The Modern Library, New York, NY 10022
>
> Thanks!
>
> ron
>
>
>
>
>
> > Hi Ron,
> > Sorry for the delay.  I am not sure why there is a mysterious
> reappearance
> > of the the first edition slug in the #14 binding.  Maybe they meant to
> say
> > "the first edition was in 1966."  Did the actual first edition state
> > "First
> > Modern Library Edition" or (like mine) "First Modern Library Edition,
> > September 1966"?
> > In answer to your other questions:
> >
> > Both title pages are the same design, with the same torchbearer- the back
> > leg is higher up, as on the spine of a #12 binding.
> >
> > Both 13 and 14 bindings are as described in The Guide, no variation
> there.
> >
> > The o jacket has the SBN but no address on the left.  On the back panel,
> > the "ml" logo is olive colored, "Modern Fiction" is red.
> >
> > The n jacket is a typical n genre jacket back with colors that match the
> > scheme of the front- "ml" logo is olive colored, "Modern Fiction" is red.
> > It has the address and no SBN.  BUT- the logo on the spine is the same as
> > those on an m jacket.  On the inside front flap, the logo is a Kent
> > torchbearer enclosed in a hexagram.
> >
> > Hope this is not too confusing.
> > Thanks!
> > Chuck
> >
> > Chuck Graham
> > Mail Services Coordinator
> > Dominican University of California
> >
> >
> >
> > On Mon, Feb 10, 2014 at 10:14 AM, Ron Holl <ron at scribblemonger.com>
> wrote:
> >
> >> But that IS interesting that you have a #14 binding with the first slug.
> >> It was definitely removed originally, as multiple copies of this title
> >> (including one of yours) were printed without it (I've got this title in
> >> a
> >> #13 binding / m(2) jacket, no FMLEd).
> >>
> >> So when the format was changed for #14, it got added back in?  Are there
> >> any other differences between your #13 and #14, such as a changed
> >> torchbearer on the title page?
> >>
> >> To confirm: your type o jacket for this title (you stated style 5) does
> >> have the SBN and does not have the "For further information..." text
> >> (and
> >> no address)?  Can you also report the type n style jacket you have for
> >> this title?
> >>
> >> Thanks.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> ron
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> > That's what I thought.  Oh well, that's how it goes.
> >> >
> >> > Chuck Graham
> >> > Mail Services Coordinator
> >> > Dominican University of California
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > On Mon, Feb 10, 2014 at 9:43 AM, Scot Kamins <kamins at modernlib.com>
> >> wrote:
> >> >
> >> >> Hi Chuck.
> >> >>
> >> >> That title has been reported in an m(1) dj and an 11 binding. (
> >> >>
> >>
> http://www.modernlib.com/authors/support/notes/noteBuilder.pl?tn=375.1&url=notesHeller.html
> >> ).
> >> >> So ... no.
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >> On Feb 10, 2014, at 8:59 AM, Graham, Charles wrote:
> >> >>
> >> >> I only have a couple of #14 bindings, both are in o dustjackets.  But
> >> I
> >> >> ran across something odd.  I have Heller's "Catch-22" (375) in a
> >> >> #14 binding (black cover with blue Fujita endpapers) with an o5
> >> >> dustjacket.  It has a first edition statement "First Modern Library
> >> >> Edition, September 1966."  According to The Guide, #14 bindings were
> >> in
> >> >> use
> >> >> from 1969-70.  Maybe it is a case where the first edition plate was
> >> not
> >> >> removed.  I got it from Joe Hill, so it seems like he would have
> >> caught
> >> >> that.  My "Catch-22" in a #13 binding (in use 1967-68) with n
> >> dustjacket
> >> >> is not a first edition.  Chances are I missed something, just
> >> wondering
> >> >> if the #14 binding "Catch-22" is an actual first.
> >> >> Happy Monday everyone,
> >> >> Chuck
> >> >>
> >> >> Chuck Graham
> >> >> Mail Services Coordinator
> >> >> Dominican University of California
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >> On Sat, Feb 1, 2014 at 2:29 PM, Scot Kamins <kamins at modernlib.com>
> >> >> wrote:
> >> >>
> >> >>> Folks,
> >> >>> Here's a really simple question:   Does anybody have ANY book with
> >> >>> style
> >> >>> #14 binding (that's the 1969 and later tall binding) with anything
> >> >>> other
> >> >>> than a style "o" DJ? Style o looks like this:
> >> >>>
> >> >>> http://www.modernlib.com/Identifiers/genreDjBacks/genreDjBacks.html
> >> >>>
> >> >>>   It should be easy to check -- just look for the tall non-giant
> >> >>> bindings
> >> >>> in your collection and flip them over to have a look at the back.
> >> >>>
> >> >>> It would even be helpful if you looked at them and DIDN'T find one
> >> --
> >> >>> I'd
> >> >>> like to know that you looked and were unsuccessful.
> >> >>>
> >> >>> Thanks,
> >> >>>
> >> >>> Scot Kamins
> >> >>>
> >> >>>
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> >> >> Scot Kamins
> >> >> ...........................
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