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Anyone else here notice?

Postby Adam Linton » 02 May 2009, 13:48

Anyone else here notice J. R. R. Tolkien's The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrun, due to be released in a few days? Anyone else planning to read and/or buy?
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Re: Anyone else here notice?

Postby Leslie » 03 May 2009, 01:02

I saw an ad for it. I don't know if I'll buy it, but I'll probably read it within the next year or so. I wonder, 36 years after JRR's death, how much of the book is his work, and how much Christopher's.
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Re: Anyone else here notice?

Postby A#minor » 19 Jun 2009, 16:41

I'm planning on buying it in a few months when the prices go down. I've recently read Padriac Colum's "Children of Odin," and am curious to read Tolkien's poetic version of the stories.
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