Replies and Comments
gilbert at unix.campbellsvil.edu
Thu Aug 12 20:12:35 CEST 1993
Dear Disney-Comics (List & Digest),
Harry (to Don [I think?]):
> I'll send you a copy of our 'don-rosa' index in private mail. I
> have the impression that you have never seen it...
HEY, NO FAIR!! I want one to! (I'm just kidding... but I
would still like YOU to send me one as well [if you don't mind] :)
Me (to Harry):
> Hey, would you be interested in trading any European (Rosa)
> Disney Comics for his pre-Disney works?.. (say like: Don Rosa's
> Comics and Stories [The Pertwillaby Papers])
> I would, but why would you want to have European comics?
Because I think it would be interesting to own copies of Don's
Egmont/Gutenberghus stories (which have appeared across Europe &
> And: I still have to find an address where I can buy the (old)
> Dutch comics I (you) want. Most of the time, they are available
> only in the week or month they are issued, or when they are more
> than a year old.
> I visited a Rotterdam comic shop last weekend. They had some old
> 2nd-hand DD Extras, but they looked too bad to buy them. But the
> search goes on...
Okay, take your time (I am NOT in any sort of hurry!)
> Could someone please tell me about any non-U.S. editions of
> Disney's The Little Mermaid?
> The Dutch edition, "De Kleine Zeemeermin", is a comic album
> containing a D-coded (hence Egmont) story, that had been printed
> before in the Dutch Donald Duck Weekly.
> I guess that story was printed in album in Germany and
> Scandinavia as well.
> But I can at least tell you that the original film adaptation
> that Disney presented before it was seen in Europe was,
> nonetheless, done completely by Egmont in Copenhagan (as any
> LITTLE MERMAID comic should be, since that's the home of the
> Little Mermaid).
All right, First off (Harry) what's a D-code (does the D
signify that it's Dutch)?? How different is the Dutch edition, in
contrast to the U.S. version?
I guess that about covers it...
Gil Milburn <gilbert at unix.campbellsvil.edu>
More information about the DCML