[bksvol-discuss] Re: Rescanning Naomi Novik Temeraire

  • From: Dasha Radford <dasha95@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 29 May 2012 15:47:14 -0400

Then please do explain. Why does Book 6 contain  page breaks and not section 
breaks if booked six is supposedly direct from the publisher and of publisher 
That one may not have been replaced with a publisher quality book yet but it 
seems strange. Oh if anybody is interested there is a seventh one called 
crucible of gold in that series. Either somebody here will need to scan it or 
contact the publisher for it it should be possible.

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On May 29, 2012, at 4:03 PM, "Judy s." <cherryjam@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi Dasha,
> The Temeraire books are all publisher quality.  That means that they were 
> submitted by a publisher and cannot be replaced by a volunteer scan. 
> Publisher quality scans trump all other versions.
> The reason the Temeraire books don't have page numbers or page breaks is that 
> they came from electronic versions the publisher originally intended for 
> e-readers. Many e-reader books do not have page numbers or page breaks in 
> them. That's the way they are sold to sighted readers, so that's the way the 
> come to Bookshare direct from the publisher.
> The spelling errors as well are direct from the publisher, and can't be 
> corrected by us volunteers.
> Hope that helps explain why those books are that way! smile.
> Judy s.
> On 5/29/2012 9:33 AM, Dasha Radford wrote:
>> Hi,
>> If somebody was interested in doing this it might be helpful. I just 
>> recently downloaded the copies of Naomi Novik's Temeraire adventures series. 
>> There is something I noticed in book one and I know it is true in the first 
>> one and I'm not sure but I can check the others. That one seems to only have 
>> section breaks and no page breaks as well as some very clear spelling 
>> errors. I'll check the others but I'm wondering. If someone still has the 
>> copies of these books could they rescan them and put them up for 
>> proofreading? I would like to see if we can't improve the quality.
>> Thanks to all and let me know what you guys think,
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