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Re: UK HOME Hardback Reissues
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I got my replacement version of the Index from HarperCollins, the typos have been fixed and this copy was bound correctly. I think it is a really nice book now and goes very well with the other 12 hardback volumes.

Posted on: 2010/5/21 4:36


Re: UK HOME Hardback Reissues
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It also omits the credit line 'Compiled by Helen Armstrong' which appears above the ISBN in the original printing. (Unless this has been moved elsewhere in the print-on-demand copies.) Wayne and Christina


It has been moved to the Title Page.

Posted on: 2010/5/18 22:17


Re: UK HOME Hardback Reissues
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It would be interesting to see a picture of the Index page with the typo, if someone could post one.


Very remiss not to provide any pictures, here are one of the dust jacket, one showing my unusual binding and one showing the typos. There are two typos, HarperCollins and the date (2010) appear in a very strange font, and they also forgot to include the full ISBN, just left the end blank.

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Posted on: 2010/5/18 10:14


Re: Collected Letters of C.S. Lewis
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If you are just interested in Lewis/Tolkien letters then as I mentioned earlier just buy Volume Two.

Posted on: 2010/5/17 12:57


Re: UK HOME Hardback Reissues
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HC did not ask me to return my copy when I initially complained, just said they would send me a replacement copy.

David Brawn does now want my copy back so that he can have a go at Martins for sending it out, though I'm thinking I'd like to keep it, as it is probably a unique copy, may send him photos of the book instead. I decided to send it back as I'm keen to see these Print On Demand books succeed.

It looks like only the Index has so far been ordered which is why this problem is not on other books, it would have affected any of the books.

Posted on: 2010/5/17 12:35

Edited by Trotter on 2010/5/18 1:16:59



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