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    Re: Almanac errors
    From: Peter Fogg
    Date: 2008 Mar 5, 15:20 +1100

    George wrote:

    ... is that in
    English tramslation, as the given title might imply, or is it in French? My
    own French is very halting, but even so, I might give it a try if I can find
    a copy.
    While online translators certainly have their limitations (as they tend to translate word sequence literally, often leading to bewildering if not hilarious results) they can be very useful in aiding comprehension.
    Babelfish is well known:
    And there are others - try googling 'online translators'.  Of course you may first have to convert the printed page to text via 'Optical Character Recognition' software, which I assume you already have, given the extensive quotes you sometimes supply from various texts - surely you don't retype them?

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