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Re: LoTR in Russia (wasRe: Tolkien's notion of biology)

From:Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>
Date:Thursday, December 18, 2003, 16:45
On Thursday, December 18, 2003, at 12:39  AM, Pavel Iosad wrote:
> Hello, >> Are any of our >> Russian-speakers (or speakers of related >> somewhat-mutually-intelligible >> languages) aware of the so-called "Black Silmarillion"? > > Yeah. What's more, I know one of the authors - in fact I'm a moderator > on her forum ;) > And it's 'The Black Book of Arda', not 'The Black Silmarillion'.
Cool! I just called it 'the black silmarillion' since that's how i've seen it refered to in English on the internet.
>> Anyone want to >> translate it into English, too? :) > > I believe there have been projects to this end. They turned out rather > unsuccessful, though. But, really, why do you need it? :) > Pavel
Because i want to know The Truth, of course! ;) -Stephen (Steg) "galgalgalgalatz!"