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Re: New Book Releases
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Karl wrote:
I forget, are we expecting a Deluxe Secret Vice and/or Lay of Aotrou and Itroun before Beren and Luthien or are those yet to be announced?


I expect both will come out next year, but probably after Beren and Luthien as the Deluxe for that is in May of next year.

Posted on: 2016/10/21 7:55


Re: Beren and Lúthien
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Interesting looking at some news stories on the web, some seem to have an issue with "Lúthien"

In some cases it turns into the text below.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/books/what ... -to-be-published-in-2017/

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Re: Beren and Lúthien
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Hopefully, they will do similar events to the Children of Hurin that was done for release of that book.

Posted on: 2016/10/20 2:25


Re: New Book Releases
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Brandon K wrote:

Someone was mentioning the letters at the bottom of the pages, for the signatures. I understood the concept of signatures but I didn't know about them being lettered in old books, so that was cool to learn. There's no "A" which is understandable, but... they skipped J, going from I on page 129 to K on page 145?


The signature numbers are interesting as they show how the book was originally printed. The sheets would be folded and cut so that they formed something that resembles a booklet of pages and then these are placed together in the correct order and glued or sewn onto the binding (16 pages in total). The signature numbers are a checkmark for the binders to make sure that they are in the correct order, as some pages did not have page numbers on them.

I and J are to similar so only one was used.

Posted on: 2016/10/19 23:17


Re: New Book Releases
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Some pictures of the Deluxe Story of Kullervo












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