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Never Trust Wikipedia Completely

Post by donroc » Sun February 15th, 2009, 3:39 pm

My publisher, also a graphic artist, created the cover for Rocamora by combining-morphing assorted portraits from the 17th century.

Today while surfing, I found this relatively new site, and guess whose portrait they used for the subject. Most amusing.

Jerónimo de Rocamora y Desprats de Thomás - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre
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Bodo the Apostate, a novel set during the reign of Louis the Pious and end of the Carolingian Empire.

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXZthhY6 ... annel_page

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Post by LoveHistory » Sun February 15th, 2009, 5:00 pm

That is funny.

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Post by donroc » Sun February 15th, 2009, 5:09 pm

My only complaint is this: If you click on the portrait, it does not go to my novel and publicity for numero uno.
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Bodo the Apostate, a novel set during the reign of Louis the Pious and end of the Carolingian Empire.

http://www.donaldmichaelplatt.com
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXZthhY6 ... annel_page

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Post by Volgadon » Sun February 15th, 2009, 5:27 pm

Hilarious.

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Post by annis » Sun February 15th, 2009, 6:08 pm

That is funny. I'm guessing that some person thought your cover picture was taken from an original portrait, and thought they'd add it to be helpful. Are you going to let them know the error of their ways?

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Post by donroc » Sun February 15th, 2009, 6:37 pm

My publisher is going to arrange for anyone who clicks on the photo will go to a link to my book. Muahuahhahahha!

Looks like my myth will be definitive after all.
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Bodo the Apostate, a novel set during the reign of Louis the Pious and end of the Carolingian Empire.

http://www.donaldmichaelplatt.com
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXZthhY6 ... annel_page

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