[LMB] OT: Listie checking in from Prague

Peter H. Granzeau pgranzeau at cox.net
Sat, 22 Nov 2003 18:11:49 -0500

At 13:42 11/22/2003, Danielle N. Hart wrote:

>  Most of the shopping (naturally) has been in bookstores.  First off, I 
> bought Monstrous Regiment in HB (much nicer cover than at home) for the 
> travelling.  Also bough some books on Prague and things Czech.  And 
> customs could be entertaining - I have, in Russian, HP 1,3,4, a little 
> Russian translation of the Bible, and DW4s Honor of the Queen in Russian.
>  A little amused.  I was waiting to see what they did with HH4s first 
> name in the Russian translation.  It is now Victoria.  Not sure why....

Maybe "Victoria" gives the same kind of vibes in Russian that "Honor" might 
in English?

Regards, Pete
pgranzeau at cox.net