[ModLib] Intro to Aristotle, 248.1

Gary Johnson gpj17gpj at gmail.com
Fri Aug 7 22:37:58 EDT 2015


Style 8, binding i, 415 titles, spring 1963 (Hesse, no Ellison), $1.95,
with RIKI.

On Fri, Aug 7, 2015 at 7:03 PM, Ron Holl <ron at scribblemonger.com> wrote:

> 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
> >
> >
> >> 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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