[ModLib] Style 8 spine data configuration (T#3.4)

Ron Holl ron at scribblemonger.com
Thu Feb 13 17:43:47 EST 2014


That's what I think David was referring to.  And yes, Cellini is another! 
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court also is sideways.

So that is three thus far (or eight counting each of the Shakespeare
volumes).


ron


> The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini is another one.  Is that the
> 'sideways' orientation you and David are talking about?
>
> Chuck Graham
> Mail Services Coordinator
> Dominican University of California
>
>
>
> On Thu, Feb 13, 2014 at 1:21 PM, Ron Holl <ron at scribblemonger.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi David,
>>
>> The Shakespeare series is rather unique in the 'sideways' (vertical)
>> printing on the spine for a #8 binding, if that is what you are
>> referring
>> to.  I don't know of any other titles printed in that orientation, but
>> there may be.  The length can't be the only reason, if it factored in at
>> all.  Other long words/names were printed horizontally (normal) like:
>>
>> Modern Library Dictionary
>> The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy  (and this is a relatively
>> thin book)
>> Rodgers & Hammerstein
>>
>> And I've also seen words hyphenated (like Philosophical).
>>
>> It's a good question... can anyone think of another title written
>> sideways
>> on a #8 spine?
>>
>>
>> ron
>>
>>
>>
>> > First of all, I certainly do appreciate all of the diverse questions,
>> > clarifications, etc. that I receive.  Thanks to all.
>> >
>> > I have a question, and while I am asking it, I feel that the answer is
>> > simply that the title fits better perpendicular to the Kent log in the
>> > "block", vice in parallel.
>> >
>> >       REF:            THE HISTORIES OF SHAKESPEARE, VOLUME ONE, DJ
>> REFLECTS 371
>> > OUTSTANDING BOOKS.
>> >
>> >                               T#3.4   Style 8
>> >
>> >       All of my other ML's of Style 8, have the Title parallel to the
>> Kent
>> > logo.
>> >
>> > I full well realize that there are so many variables, and of course I
>> am
>> > enjoying cataloguing them as I find them, but am just curious  - is
>> this
>> > configuration  one of many,
>> > and was formatted according for space or what.
>> >
>> >
>> > Thank very much
>> >
>> > A ML embryonic but learning fast collector
>> >
>> >
>>
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