Thread: Afra Lyon...
View Single Post
Old Jan 2 2006, 09:44 AM   #8
Cheryl
Master Archivist
 
Cheryl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Maryland, USA
Gender: F
Fan of: Pern!
Now Reading: Paladin of Souls (Bujold)
Default Re: Afra Lyon...

I remember noting this error. I suspect some typesetter made a "correction" from "her brother Larak and Afra" to "brothers" thinking that that was grammatically correct - not realizing that indeed it should be plural as Afra was her husband not brother! Anne can talk you an earful about typesetters who introduce errors into books no matter how carefully the galleys have been read.
__________________
Visit one of the other sites of Cheryl's Anne McCaffrey Triad:
Sariel's Guide to Pern: a detailed guide to the series
The Many Works of Anne McCaffrey: largest fan site about Anne and ALL of her works
McCaffrey Quest: annual trivia contest.
Cheryl is offline   Reply With Quote