[ModLib] A High Wind in Jamaica
johnwolansky at verizon.net
Mon Feb 17 16:42:17 EST 2014
My copy is the same.
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On Behalf Of Ron Holl
Sent: Monday, February 17, 2014 1:39 PM
To: For collectors of Modern Library books
Subject: Re: [ModLib] A High Wind in Jamaica
> My copy of A High Wind in Jamaica has a dust jacket back style i. The
> price is $1.45. The inverse of the jacket lists 372 titles but there
> is no list bound in the book. Based on the list the copy dates to 1955.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ron Holl <ron at scribblemonger.com>
> To: For collectors of Modern Library books <modlib at thuban.owu.edu>
> Sent: Mon, Feb 17, 2014 11:33 am
> Subject: [ModLib] A High Wind in Jamaica
> Does anyone have A High Wind in Jamaica in a type i dust jacket? It
> was replaced by Young Lions in 1958, and although we have not had a
> report of it in that jacket style the type i had been around for a few
> years (as early as 1953) and High Wind could have switched to it. Or,
> it may not have.
> An interesting observation about how the ML updated (or rather, didn't
> update) jackets. High Wind is in the recommended list for readers of
> South Wind, as listed on the South Wind type i jacket. However, as
> late as Fall 1964 South Wind jackets, in type i, were recommending A
> High Wind in Jamaica, Modern Library #112. That was 6 years after
> being removed from the catalog and replaced at 112 by Young Lions.
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