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      CommentAuthorsasha
    • CommentTimeMay 22nd 2011 edited
     
    Just wanted to share the news about Italian translation of my book ‘Vera’ (by Aleksandr Skorobogatov).

    It’s been published on April, 27 by Edizioni E/O, Roma, ISBN 978-88-7641-918-8, received 5/5 from ‘Internazionale’ and got sold out on Italian Amazon in a day, having rocketed in a couple of hours to the #3 in ‘I Prodotti del Memento in Libri’ (Movers & Shakers in Books) with more than 50.000% growth.

    Here is ‘Vera’ on Amazon Italy (the book is out of stock since this first day):

    http://www.amazon.it/Vera-Dal-mondo-Aleksandr-Skorobogatov/dp/8876419187/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1306070228&sr=1-1

    Once again a great many thanks to the bright Soulmen team!

    PS — Just for the better understanding of this post: Max has asked everyone a couple of years ago to post news about our publications, written in Ulysses. I found it a good idea: if you look around, others are using such info to promote their writers apps. I'd even suggest making a new category for announcements of the new publications... or something like that.
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      CommentAuthorsasha
    • CommentTimeMay 27th 2011
     
    @ smolk

    Hi smolk, thanks!

    I'm not sure what happened: I've received your comment by email, but it doesn't shows here.

    Anyway, here's the answer: no, I don't credit Ulysses in the colophon. I'm not sure whether it's possible, as publisher would see it as promotion of a commercial product, as some kind of product placement. Besides, normally you aren't being asked about any input for the colophon, it uses pretty much standardized info.
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      CommentAuthordirk
    • CommentTimeMay 27th 2011 edited
     
    Nice to see your book has been published in Italian! Now if I could only convince myself to start with my Italien lessons again…

    I think it really depends on the publisher what they will allow in the colophon. I read references to LaTeX from time to time there, but unfortunately no mentions of Ulysses in books I've read yet.
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      CommentAuthorndin
    • CommentTimeMay 27th 2011
     
    Hi Dirk. If you want a telematic exchange Italian-German, I'm here!
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      CommentAuthorsmolk
    • CommentTimeMay 31st 2011
     
    Hi Sasha,

    Yes, and the comment initially did show up on the website; it must have somehow disappeared!
    I have sometimes seen references to dtp software and more frequently the typeface used in a colophon, beyond the standardised info. But I was just being curious. Since my post has vanished into thin air, let me repeat my congratulations!