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Re: Fwd: Starboard Wine -- reissued!

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    Amazon has a eBook edition of Tides of Lust up, that is new since the last I had checked. Wish the various Vintage editions--Dhalgren, Nova, etc.--would come
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      Amazon has a eBook edition of "Tides of Lust" up, that is new since the last I had checked.

      Wish the various Vintage editions--Dhalgren, Nova, etc.--would come as eBooks!

      Fred Kiesche

      --- In delany-list@yahoogroups.com, Zvi Gilbert <zvi@...> wrote:
      >
      > This just came through today -- but I already bought my copy. :)
      >
      > Hope you're all having a great holiday season, and perhaps we can have some
      > late-year Delany discussions...
      >
      > --Zvi
      >
      >
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      > Date: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 at 11:48 AM
      > Subject: Starboard Wine -- reissued!
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