1 Did the original publisher issue the book in more than one edition? If so, briefly describe distinguishing features of each (illustrations, cover art, typography, etc.); if not, enter N/A
2 JPEG image of cover art from one subsequent edition, if available
3 JPEG image of sample illustration from one subsequent edition, if available
4 How many printings or impressions of the first edition?
5 Editions from other publishers? If so, list their dates and publishers; if not, enter N/A
In alphabetical order:
Amereon Limited-1976, Chivers North America-1999, Corgi-1968, Grosset & Dunlap-1920 & '48, J. Curley & Assoc.-1986 (large print), Pocket Books-1947, '82 & '77, Simon & Schuster-1985, U. of Nebraska-1996, Walter J. Black Co.-1920, '48, & '61.
7 Total copies sold? (source and date of information?)
8 Sales figures by year? (source and date of information?)
774,500 by 1965 (70 Years of Bestsellers by
Alice Payne Hackett)
9 Advertising copy (transcribe significant excerpts, briefly identify where ads were placed)
N.Y. Times Book Review:
February: 8th - p.77, 15th - p.98 *Review by Richard Le Gallienne on p.94*
N.Y. Times Review of Books:
February:22 - p.2 (quarter-page ad)
March: 7 - p.3, 14 - p.2, 21 - p.2, 28 - p.4
April: 4 - p.3
N.Y. Times Book Review:
April: 11 - p.165, 18 - p.194, 25 - p.204.
May: 2 - p.285, 9 - p.247 [The Big Novel of 1920], 16 - p. 257, 23 - p.23, 30 - p.285.
June: 6 - p.292, 13 - p.317
N.Y. Times Book Review & Magazine:
July: 4 - p.15, 18 - p.17
August: 1 - p.17 [For Seven Months the Best Selling Book in the United States], 8 - p.23, 15 - p.21
10 JPEG image of sample advertisement, if available
12 Performances in other media? If so, list media, date, title, production information; if not, enter N/A
Director: Benjamin B. Hampton
Featured Players: Carl Gantvoort, Claire Adams, Robert McKim, Jean Hersholt
Director: John Waters
Featured Players: Jack Holt, Georgia Hale, Tom Kennedy, El Brendel
Film, 1933 & VHS, 1987 (b&w, 64 min.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
Featured Players: Randolph Scott, Verna Hillie, Harry Carey, Noah Beery, Sr.
VHS, 1993 "Zane Grey, Classics of the Old West" (b&w, 399 min.)
VHS, 1995 (b&w, 70min.)
13 Translations? If translated, give standard bibliographic information for each translation. If none, enter N/A
German: Der Mann Aus Dem Walde translated by Paul Baudisch with forward by Hans Heinz Ewers; Berlin, 1926, 424p.
14 Serialization? If serialized, give standard bibliographic information for serial publication. If none, enter N/A
15 Sequels/Prequels? Give standard bibliographic information for each. If none, enter N/A
Country Gentleman Magazine Serial beginning October 20, 1917