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message 1: by Matthew (new)

Matthew (screng) | 53 comments Cover taken from scan of brand new copy I just received.

https://i.imgur.com/iIdr20A.jpg

book is

https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/5...


message 2: by Sandra (new)

Sandra | 23766 comments That is an invalid isbn.


message 3: by Matthew (new)

Matthew (screng) | 53 comments Its possible, i had to use a magnifying glass to see it! Let me look again, and thanks in advance for a rapid reply to my request.

It looks correct double checking. It is written a bit oddly
(asterisks are literal as is the 183 far off to right, which is not a page number)

* 985587-1376318 * 183

Doing the checksum

{ 9 + (3 * 8) + 5 + (3 * 5) + 8 + (3 * 7) + 1 + (3 * 3) + 7 + (3 * 6) + 3 + (3 * 1) + 8 } = 0 (mod 10)

huh, it equals 2 (mod 10). even with the allowed 978 exemption for small and self publishers (page 20, ISBN International Users Manual 7th Edition, 2017), I would have expected the checksum to work. I'll contact the author.


message 4: by Matthew (new)

Matthew (screng) | 53 comments you are of course correct! that 13 digit code is NOT an ISBN - the book does not have one, per the author.

Could someone delete the erroneous ISBN then add the cover image please?


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