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Jack Vance's languages Re: Musical conlangs

From:Markus Miekk-oja <torpet@...>
Date:Thursday, October 17, 2002, 12:40
>Now I come to think of it, Jack Vance wrote a story about an alien race,
>Kaa, who had a flutish/flutey language. And they had large sections of >continuous narrative to indicate states of mind, requests, arguments, >whathaveyou ... I also can't recall the novel's title, but the central >character was an interesting muso called Gastel Etzwane.
Jack Vance has a book called "The Languages of Pao", hasn't he? Is it good? What is it really about? Is this novel, perchance, in it? - Markus Miekk-oja


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