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closeupready Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-13-09 03:08 PM
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10. I didn't know there was an uncensored original edition different than the one which
is for sale at any book store?
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  -Where can I find a copy of Upton Sinclair's The Jungle, malaise  Oct-13-09 03:04 PM   #0 
  - Have you tried google?  Brickbat   Oct-13-09 03:05 PM   #1 
  - Google Books has the 1906 print  Bolo Boffin   Oct-13-09 03:06 PM   #2 
  - Thanks  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:07 PM   #7 
  - Did you try alibris.com?  JuniperLea   Oct-13-09 03:06 PM   #3 
  - Thanks n/t  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:08 PM   #11 
  - amazon has used books  justabob   Oct-13-09 03:06 PM   #4 
  - Links:  Melinda   Oct-13-09 03:06 PM   #5 
  - Thanks  malaise   Oct-13-09 04:40 PM   #50 
  - Direct from the publisher  Codeine   Oct-13-09 03:07 PM   #6 
  - That's perfect  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:08 PM   #8 
     - just found at amazon too  justabob   Oct-13-09 03:09 PM   #13 
        - Don't buy it at Amazon  Bolo Boffin   Oct-13-09 03:12 PM   #22 
           - Not only that, Amazon is a union-buster.  Brickbat   Oct-13-09 03:14 PM   #27 
           - I didn't know that.........I purchase from Amazon quite often.  TheDebbieDee   Oct-13-09 04:02 PM   #46 
              - Powells is union, and if you go through their portal, the union gets a cut of the sale:  Brickbat   Oct-13-09 04:18 PM   #49 
              - Great info, thanks for the link. (nt)  Ignis   Oct-14-09 04:07 PM   #70 
              - Yep I have B&N membership  malaise   Oct-13-09 04:58 PM   #61 
           - Thanks  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:15 PM   #28 
           - thanks  justabob   Oct-13-09 03:16 PM   #31 
           - Um, wrong...  anigbrowl   Oct-13-09 07:49 PM   #67 
              - Thanks for the correction.  Bolo Boffin   Oct-14-09 01:55 PM   #68 
                 - I've got that. But as it's public domain, anyone could make an 'uncensored edition'.  anigbrowl   Oct-15-09 01:05 PM   #71 
  - Here's one at alibris for 6.82  blueworld   Oct-13-09 03:08 PM   #9 
  - Great price  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:08 PM   #12 
  - I didn't know there was an uncensored original edition different than the one which  closeupready   Oct-13-09 03:08 PM   #10 
  - Yep a friend who has read the regular edition about a dozen  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:09 PM   #17 
  - The original publisher  Codeine   Oct-13-09 03:12 PM   #23 
  - At a bookstore?  taterguy   Oct-13-09 03:09 PM   #14 
  - It sounds like the "uncensored" label the publisher is putting on it might be stretching it a bit.  Brickbat   Oct-13-09 03:09 PM   #15 
  - There was a fair amount of censorship  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:11 PM   #20 
     - I dread the day all editing is considered censorship.  Brickbat   Oct-13-09 03:13 PM   #26 
        - it wasn't simple editing as you suggest..  frylock   Oct-13-09 03:39 PM   #43 
        - Well, this truly was  democrat2thecore   Oct-13-09 03:46 PM   #45 
           - Sounds like we should all be reading the original -- !!!  defendandprotect   Oct-13-09 05:02 PM   #63 
  - If you're just interested in reading it and not in need of a printed text  Lone_Star_Dem   Oct-13-09 03:09 PM   #16 
  - Thanks  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:13 PM   #24 
  - That appears to be the original *published* edition  democrat2thecore   Oct-13-09 03:16 PM   #30 
     - Yep that's the one I want  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:17 PM   #33 
  - My library has three copies. --nt  CrispyQ   Oct-13-09 03:10 PM   #18 
  - Lucky you  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:13 PM   #25 
     - We're very lucky!  CrispyQ   Oct-13-09 03:31 PM   #39 
        - I'll be buyingbooks next month  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:36 PM   #41 
           - So many books, so little time.  CrispyQ   Oct-14-09 03:49 PM   #69 
  - Amazon's got it.  backscatter712   Oct-13-09 03:10 PM   #19 
  - Thank you  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:11 PM   #21 
     - That's actually different from the See Sharp edition. See post above, "don't buy it at Amazon." n/t  Bolo Boffin   Oct-13-09 03:15 PM   #29 
        - You're right  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:34 PM   #40 
  - I think this is the uncensored version on line  Ichingcarpenter   Oct-13-09 03:17 PM   #32 
  - It's a classic  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:22 PM   #36 
     - These Days  Ichingcarpenter   Oct-13-09 03:39 PM   #42 
        - All the Scandinavian countries are cozy  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:46 PM   #44 
  - Now I'm wondering which version I read 25 years ago?  tridim   Oct-13-09 03:19 PM   #34 
  - Probably the one most of us read  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:24 PM   #38 
  - I have a First Edition of a special printing for the old Socialist Party  democrat2thecore   Oct-13-09 03:20 PM   #35 
  - Yes that would be very special to me as well  malaise   Oct-13-09 03:24 PM   #37 
  - it'll turn you vegetarian.  busybl   Oct-13-09 04:08 PM   #47 
  - I gave up all red meat three decades ago  malaise   Oct-13-09 04:13 PM   #48 
  - and, you know I think it's even worse now . .. 17% fecal matter permitted on animal carcasses!!  defendandprotect   Oct-13-09 04:45 PM   #54 
     - And animals weren't eating  malaise   Oct-13-09 04:56 PM   #59 
        - Right . .. including road kill--!!! And maybe they were getting some sunshine???  defendandprotect   Oct-13-09 05:28 PM   #65 
        - To be perfectly honest  Codeine   Oct-15-09 01:08 PM   #72 
  - Sometimes the library have some of the original copies . . .  defendandprotect   Oct-13-09 04:42 PM   #51 
  - My Life is a copy of "The Jungle" !  RagAss   Oct-13-09 04:43 PM   #52 
  - So are the majority of lives on the planet  malaise   Oct-13-09 04:46 PM   #55 
     - Amen  RagAss   Oct-13-09 04:51 PM   #57 
        - We pick our pen and trod  malaise   Oct-13-09 04:54 PM   #58 
  - I have a copy- found it in a local store.  BeHereNow   Oct-13-09 04:45 PM   #53 
  - I'm going to check the publisher  malaise   Oct-13-09 04:47 PM   #56 
     - Doubleday/Page and Young 1906  BeHereNow   Oct-13-09 05:17 PM   #64 
        - Thanks n/t  malaise   Oct-13-09 07:32 PM   #66 
  - I have one  greenbriar   Oct-13-09 04:56 PM   #60 
     - I read it in grad school  malaise   Oct-13-09 05:00 PM   #62 
 

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