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Old February 28 2013, 08:28 PM   #16
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Re: Anyone Like the "Inaccurate" Book Cover art from the 1980's?

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He also makes the point that the likeness of Captain Seljanus on the cover doesn't really mesh well with the description given in the book.
Indeed not. The in-joke behind the book was that Sejanus was the namesake and descendant of the historical Lucius Aelius Sejanus, a character who was played in the miniseries I, Claudius by Patrick Stewart (in a curly-haired toupee). So presumably Dvorkin wanted Sejanus and Picard to look much more alike.
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