[ModLib] Intro to Aristotle, 248.1

Ron Holl ron at scribblemonger.com
Fri Aug 7 22:03:20 EDT 2015


Hi Matt,

Thanks!



ron


On Fri, August 7, 2015 5:48 pm, Matt Jenkins wrote:
> I have a style 8 with the "Riki" and 408 titles listed.
>
>
> Sent from my iPhone
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>> On Aug 7, 2015, at 3:34 PM, Ron Holl <ron at scribblemonger.com> wrote:
>>
>>
>> We've noticed that Intro to Aristotle, 248.1, has two different
>> jackets:
>> one with what appears to be the characters "RIKI" in the lower right of
>> the jacket front, and one without the characters.
>>
>> Modernlib currently has the jacket with the characters present listed
>> as the only jacket for this title.  Our initial research showed that
>> this jacket was the later one, appearing in 1962.  All jackets without
>> the characters were 1961 and earlier.  Then Bill Hornick reported that
>> his first edition 248.1 has "RIKI" on the jacket!
>>
>> We'd like more reports so we can get a better idea what is going on.
>> This
>> is the data we have so far:
>>
>> Without "RIKI" on jacket:
>> Binding 8, type i jacket, $1.65 price, 379 titles, 1957
>> Binding 8, type i jacket, 380 titles, 1958
>> Binding 8, type i jacket, 403 titles, 1961
>> Binding 8, type i jacket, $1.95 price
>>
>>
>> With "RIKI" on jacket:
>> Binding 8, type h(4) jacket, $1.10 price, 322 titles, 1947
>> Binding 8, type i jacket, 408 titles, 1962
>> Binding 11, type i jacket, $2.45 price
>>
>>
>> If you can provide new data, we'd appreciate it.
>>
>>
>> Also: The first jacket for this title was listed as h(5).  The copy
>> Bill
>> has is an h(4), and happens to be the later variation of h(4) which has
>> the "charge my account" selection removed.  We've updated the database.
>>
>>
>> Does anyone know what the reason is for "RIKI" being printed on the
>> jacket?  The editor/intro author is Richard McKeon, who could possibly
>> have gone by "Ricky" or "Riki" but that is a very long stretch.
>>
>> Thanks.
>>
>>
>>
>> ron
>>
>>
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