[ModLib] 70 year old College Bookstore Jacket

Scot Kamins scot.kamins at icloud.com
Mon Aug 8 16:11:55 EDT 2016


Here are a couple of images and a short article about ML book cases:

http://www.modernlib.com/Rarities/bookcase.html


> On Aug 8, 2016, at 1:07 PM, Bill Hornick <willthemad at aol.com> wrote:
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> John,
> An interesting item of ML ephemera.  A former librarian at Union College in Schenectady told me that the library used to have an ML-supplied display case and racks through the 1950s.
> Bill
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> From: john peterson <jpetersonlhi at frontier.com>
> To: For collectors of Modern Library books <modlib at thuban.owu.edu>
> Sent: Mon, Aug 8, 2016 3:39 pm
> Subject: [ModLib] 70 year old College Bookstore Jacket
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> At our local library today, I paid 25 cents for an old college algebra book, just for the Campus book store-supplied jacket (see attached scan). While the jacket didn’t have a dat, the book had a mimeographed Fall, 1946 course outline folded and stuck between the pages. It seems to show that ML was a leading product in Campus Books Stores back then. (Michigan State College didn’t become Michigan State University until 1955.) 
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> John Peterson
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