[tlhIngan Hol] The Klingon Dictionary - red edition?

Tad Stauffer tadbot at gmail.com
Tue Mar 27 06:21:52 PDT 2018


I'm just glad the new reprint has a red cover, and not green or yellow.
Makes it easier to distinguish from the first edition. }}:-)

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-Tad
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On Tue, Mar 27, 2018, 8:58 AM De'vID <de.vid.jonpin at gmail.com> wrote:

>
>
> On 27 March 2018 at 14:42, SuStel <sustel at trimboli.name> wrote:
>
>> On 3/27/2018 8:24 AM, Lieven L. Litaer wrote:
>>
>> Am 27.03.2018 um 13:51 schrieb Aurélie Demonchaux:
>>
>> I've just realized that on Amazon, the image of the Klingon Dictionary
>> displayed now shows a "red" Klingon Dictionary instead of the usual white
>> one.
>>
>>
>> Thanks for sharing this, I haven't seen that either.
>>
>> I cannot explain why this happened. Even if someone at Amazon
>> "accidentally" added this image, it's still the question where it came
>> from? A quick google search did not reveal anything similar.
>>
>> Is it just a reprint of the 1992 edition with a new cover, or are there
>> new words too? (reH mu'mey chu' tu'lu' 'e' vItul ;) )
>>
>>
>> I doubt it's a reprint, since the preview shows the old pages, and the
>> ISBN is the same as the original version. A new book would not have the
>> same number.
>>
>> Also read the comment on the Klingon Wiki:
>> (I think I'll add the red cover there just for confusion - haha)
>> http://www.klingonwiki.net/En/NewKlingonDictionary
>>
>> Reprints will have the same ISBN; new editions will not. I would imagine
>> they've reprinted it due to all the Klingon in *Discovery,* but had to
>> give it a new cover, because the Klingons look completely different now and
>> "Including New Material from Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek
>> VI" isn't exactly relevant. Alas that they did not take the opportunity to
>> commission a third edition—not that I would have expected them to.
>>
>
> Here's the publisher's page:
>
> http://www.simonandschuster.com/books/The-Klingon-Dictionary/Marc-Okrand/Star-Trek/9780671745592
>
> It's the same book. In fact, I have the book (formerly with the white
> cover) in Google Play Books and it just got updated to the new red cover.
>
> --
> De'vID
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