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Oops just noticed -

geordie
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Jul 22 2013, 8:48pm


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Oops just noticed - [In reply to] Can't Post

quote - ' Perhaps with the Unoffical Ballatine editions in the 60's?'

Ballantines of New York were the official publishers of the paperback eds. of TH and LotR. i was Ace Books who published the naughty set.

Sorry if this has been pointed out before.
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Subject User Time
Possibly Moronic question...was there ever any attempt to publish Tolkien's books in 'American English'? malickfan Send a private message to malickfan Jul 19 2013, 5:12pm
    My Ballantine editions Rembrethil Send a private message to Rembrethil Jul 19 2013, 5:32pm
        I wonder what Tolkien thought? noWizardme Send a private message to noWizardme Jul 20 2013, 8:12am
        Ah, OK thanks for clearing that up malickfan Send a private message to malickfan Jul 20 2013, 6:33pm
    In short, no. - geordie Send a private message to geordie Jul 19 2013, 6:53pm
        Belvish Elthir Send a private message to Elthir Jul 20 2013, 12:29pm
            yes; I can't remember the exact details - geordie Send a private message to geordie Jul 20 2013, 4:56pm
    "Bilbo was gonna be eleventy-one,111, a right big number..."// L. Ron Halfelven Send a private message to L. Ron Halfelven Jul 20 2013, 1:51am
    I am an American Werde Spinner Send a private message to Werde Spinner Jul 20 2013, 1:57am
        I see a lot of mangled writing from lots of locations when reading on the internet Magpie Send a private message to Magpie Jul 20 2013, 2:26am
            What particularly pains me Ataahua Send a private message to Ataahua Jul 20 2013, 3:44am
                yeah... that's a bit ironic when it happens Magpie Send a private message to Magpie Jul 20 2013, 1:45pm
                    The most bizarre posts I've seen Eowyn of Penns Woods Send a private message to Eowyn of Penns Woods Jul 20 2013, 3:58pm
                        I do think that accounts for some of them. Magpie Send a private message to Magpie Jul 20 2013, 6:28pm
            I agree Magpie elaen32 Send a private message to elaen32 Jul 20 2013, 4:14pm
        in defense of american english Maciliel Send a private message to Maciliel Jul 20 2013, 4:04pm
            Hah, we have EXACTLY the same problem here in the UK Mac! elaen32 Send a private message to elaen32 Jul 20 2013, 4:24pm
            It does seem to be more of a generational thing angelclaw Send a private message to angelclaw Jul 20 2013, 5:38pm
                lowercase Maciliel Send a private message to Maciliel Jul 20 2013, 5:47pm
                    Since when did being dumb become cool? angelclaw Send a private message to angelclaw Jul 20 2013, 6:01pm
                        i suspect Maciliel Send a private message to Maciliel Jul 20 2013, 6:08pm
                Americanise TH? geordie Send a private message to geordie Jul 20 2013, 9:29pm
                    I hadn't heard of it before HP Magpie Send a private message to Magpie Jul 20 2013, 10:32pm
                        Apropos nothing much - geordie Send a private message to geordie Jul 20 2013, 10:58pm
            Oh, sure. Werde Spinner Send a private message to Werde Spinner Jul 20 2013, 5:46pm
    Thankfully, Arandiel Send a private message to Arandiel Jul 20 2013, 4:52am
        Never understood it, either. Werde Spinner Send a private message to Werde Spinner Jul 20 2013, 5:51pm
            well... Maciliel Send a private message to Maciliel Jul 20 2013, 6:01pm
                don't you just love discussing words and language! Magpie Send a private message to Magpie Jul 20 2013, 6:43pm
                    Yes- great discussion elaen32 Send a private message to elaen32 Jul 20 2013, 8:12pm
                    word geek Maciliel Send a private message to Maciliel Jul 22 2013, 11:15pm
                        Similarly dernwyn Send a private message to dernwyn Jul 23 2013, 1:51am
                            the shibboleth of boston Maciliel Send a private message to Maciliel Jul 23 2013, 1:54am
                                And how do you pronounce dernwyn Send a private message to dernwyn Jul 23 2013, 2:17am
                                    +exactly+ Maciliel Send a private message to Maciliel Jul 23 2013, 2:21am
                                        LOL! dernwyn Send a private message to dernwyn Jul 23 2013, 2:30am
                                    Fanu'l squire Send a private message to squire Jul 23 2013, 2:30am
                Little linguists, come out to play... Werde Spinner Send a private message to Werde Spinner Jul 20 2013, 8:42pm
                    Squiggles elaen32 Send a private message to elaen32 Jul 20 2013, 10:15pm
            'Grammatically ecumenical' - I love that word, 'ecumenical'!// Arandiel Send a private message to Arandiel Jul 21 2013, 5:50am
                It's one of my favorites. :) Werde Spinner Send a private message to Werde Spinner Jul 22 2013, 8:38pm
    I certainly hope not demnation Send a private message to demnation Jul 20 2013, 5:29am
    Oops just noticed - geordie Send a private message to geordie Jul 22 2013, 8:48pm

 
 
 

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