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The Dialect of The Huddersfield District
By Stu
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The Dialect of The Huddersfield District

Mar 26 (edited)

Given that we don't know what the Dust Jacket actually looked like (other than Perhaps Wayne who has seen one), I'm trying to make something plausible just to protect the spine of the book from UV on the shelf. I can figure out the correct size easily enough (as I know how wide the flaps were from shadowing on the endpapers).

Any suggestions, help, etc. welcomed

[Edit: It looked nothing whatsoever like my first musings, attached here! ]

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Mar 26
Looking great!
Mar 26

Urulókë wrote:
Looking great!


Yeah, will probably scan for the front. Then will muck with the fonts on the other bits, particularly italic "k", upper "M", numbers, etc. Fairly easy stuff. The only problem is the adverts, and I'm just going to leave that entirely blank at this stage.
Mar 27
Unless I get more info, this is probably it (just wasted another half hour -- will be working late tonight).

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Mar 27
Good enough...

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Mar 27
Looks awesome, thank you!
Mar 27
Amazing work Stu!!!
Mar 27

Lokki wrote:
Amazing work Stu!!!


Ta. Looks decent enough for now. Even the blank panel on the back actually looks OK when on the book.

Hopefully at some point I can get photos of the real thing and finish it off...

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Mar 28
Few small changes based on contemporaneous jackets

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Mar 29
When you are looking on the title on the spine, do you think the formatting is right? I only ask because on the spine of the book it is written a little bit different...
Mar 29
It isn't exactly the same, but meh, the entire jacket is just educated guesswork. I'll fine tune it if i get more info.

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