[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?

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Regards, Pete
pgranzeau at cox.net