Thank you, Martha, for posting the publisher's explanation. You have been
Elmhurst College Library
190 Prospect Ave.
Elmhurst, IL 60126
----- Original Message -----
From: "Martha Spicuzza" <Martha.Spicuzza@HILLSDALE.EDU>
Sent: Monday, April 23, 2007 12:07 PM
Subject: Re: [SERIALST] Paris Match pagination
>I asked this question in 2003 and here is the publisher's reply:
> We would like to inform you that the Paris Match edition that is
> distributed within North America differs from the overseas edition. The
> edition distributed in Europe is the national edition and we receive the
> international edition.
> It is mentioned in the table of contents of every issue, the pages that
> are omitted for the international edition.
> Should your customer require further information, they may forward their
> request by email to the publisher in France at: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Thank you.
> Cristina Notte
> Conseillère Service à la clientèle/
> Customer Service Representative
> Express Mag
> Martha Spicuzza
> Technical Services Librarian/Serials
> Hillsdale College Mossey Library
> 33 E College Street
> Hillsdale MI 49242
> voice: 517-607-2405
> email: email@example.com
> -----Original Message-----
> From: SERIALST: Serials in Libraries Discussion Forum
> [mailto:SERIALST@LIST.UVM.EDU] On Behalf Of Linda Harding
> Sent: Monday, April 23, 2007 11:01 AM
> To: SERIALST@LIST.UVM.EDU
> Subject: [SERIALST] Paris Match pagination
> It has been brought to my attention that the issues of Paris Match that we
> are currently receiving do not begin with page 1. For example, our copy
> #3018, 22-28 March 2007 begins with page 19. The last interior page is
> numbered 114 and the inside of the back cover is p.131. We keep 3 months
> of this publication on our shelves and every issue is similarly numbered.
> I'm wondering if such is the case for anyone else and whether or not you
> have any information on why this is happening. My guess is that something
> is published that "stays in France" and is not included in issues sent to
> the U.S.
> Thanks for your help!
> Linda Harding
> Periodicals Assistant
> Elmhurst College Library
> 190 Prospect Ave.
> Elmhurst, IL 60126