|WWW page for our book about Parsing Techniques email@example.com (1994-06-14)|
|Re: WWW page for our book about Parsing Techniques firstname.lastname@example.org (1994-06-17)|
|Re: WWW page for our book about Parsing Techniques email@example.com (1994-06-18)|
|From:||firstname.lastname@example.org (Dick Grune)|
|Organization:||Fac. Wiskunde & Informatica, VU, Amsterdam|
|Date:||Sat, 18 Jun 1994 20:30:18 GMT|
Dick Grune (email@example.com) wrote:
: ... our book "Parsing Techniques - A Practical Guide".
firstname.lastname@example.org (A Johnstone) wrote:
> Ellis Horwood ... told me that it is out of print.
This is ridiculous; 2000 copies were printed (says the contract) and
according to my admittedly back-of-the-envelope calculations they have just
sold more than half of that.
> And how come EH didn't tell the poor authors that it was out of
> stock? Sometimes I feel that publishers do not treat their workers too well.
Worse, less than a month ago we received our yearly royalties as usual, for
1993, without any notice of any kind.
We'll certainly look into this; I don't have the papers here and won't be
near them until next Thursday, though.
Dick Grune | email: email@example.com
Vrije Universiteit | ftp://ftp.cs.vu.nl/pub/dick
de Boelelaan 1081 | http://www.cs.vu.nl/~dick
1081 HV Amsterdam, the Netherlands | tel: +31 20 548 5778
[I can report from experience that publishers can be unbelievably confused
and disorganized. Haven't dealt with EH, but academic publishers tend to be
among the worst. -John]
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