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Re: RCA Issue: Regular vs. Deluxe
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• Posted by: Fishbulb
• Date: Monday, June 6, 2005, at 4:44 a.m.
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• In Response to: RCA Issue: Regular vs. Deluxe (Bren)

> Back when the RCA 2 disc editions of the score were issued, there were two
> seperate versions of the 2CD sets (In the UK at least).

> A regular 2CD jewel case issue, together with the sleeve booklet with
> liner notes, and a Deluxe 2CD issue. This looked to have the CD and liner
> notes housed in a small hardback book which was in turn housed in a
> slipcase.

> Despite having the 2CD jewel case version of the OT scores, I'm keen on
> getting the Deluxe versions. Is there any difference in the liner notes
> etc between the 2CD jewel case and 2CD Deluxe sets ? Despite the disc art
> being different between the two, I'd expect the music itself to be
> identical between the two sets.

> Thanks in advance for any info anyone may have,

> Bren

Nope, no difference at all. The liner-notes book is, from what I remember (and this might be wrong) glued into the hardback on one side, much like The Phantom Menace Ultimate Edition is. I'll double check next time I see my brother (he has the "book" ROTJ, I have the "jewel case" one)

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       Bren - Tuesday, May 31, 2005, at 7:07 a.m.
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         Fishbulb - Monday, June 6, 2005, at 4:44 a.m.

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