Fred Shapiro fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Fri Aug 25 17:54:53 UTC 2000

On Fri, 25 Aug 2000, Thomas Paikeday wrote:

> In many cultures, asking the price of something not offered for sale is
> taboo. It's a foreboding of bad luck. I withdraw my question, apologize
> to Fred, and wish the book all success. (TMP).

No price has yet been set.  Thanks for your good wishes.

Fred Shapiro

Fred R. Shapiro                             Editor
Associate Librarian for Public Services     YALE DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS
  and Lecturer in Legal Research            Yale University Press,
Yale Law School                             forthcoming
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