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by jpseeger
June 6th, 2021, 6:51 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: Works of Right Hon Edmund Burke, Vol 1 -choc
Replies: 211
Views: 7902

Re: Works of Right Hon Edmund Burke, Vol 1 -choc

Kevin, sometime before cataloging please let me know what you'd like to use as a summary. Thanks! I guess I'll have to cook something up! You could also just use the first paragraph under "To the Reader" on p. vi starting with "The late Mr. Burke, from a principle of unaffected humility, which they...
by jpseeger
June 6th, 2021, 3:50 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: Works of Right Hon Edmund Burke, Vol 1 -choc
Replies: 211
Views: 7902

Re: Works of Right Hon Edmund Burke, Vol 1 -choc

Kevin, sometime before cataloging please let me know what you'd like to use as a summary. Thanks! I guess I'll have to cook something up! Here's something I found in my edition of Boswell's Life of Johnson: "Burke, Edmund (1729-1797); statesman, orator and aesthetician; intellectual leader of the R...
by jpseeger
June 1st, 2021, 7:20 am
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: Works of Right Hon Edmund Burke, Vol 1 -choc
Replies: 211
Views: 7902

Re: Works of Right Hon Edmund Burke, Vol 1 -choc

May I claim sections 5 and 15?
by jpseeger
May 21st, 2021, 4:30 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas
Replies: 218
Views: 8030

Re: COMPLETE [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas

... I just saw the cover art. I think it's great. Can you tell me where it came from or who designed it? Joshua, Do "Download CD case insert" -- on the 2nd page you would see, among other good stuff, "Cover picture based on 1915 cover" It's a pity that probably nobody burns CDs anymore, LV covers a...
by jpseeger
May 20th, 2021, 3:38 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas
Replies: 218
Views: 8030

Re: COMPLETE [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas

MaryAnnSpiegel wrote:
May 16th, 2021, 5:35 pm
This project is now complete. All audio files can be found on our catalog page: https://librivox.org/jean-christophe-vol1-by-romain-rolland/
Thanks, MaryAnn, for MCing this project. I just saw the cover art. I think it's great. Can you tell me where it came from or who designed it?
by jpseeger
May 15th, 2021, 6:58 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas
Replies: 218
Views: 8030

Re: [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas

Congratulations, Joshua and Yuqing, and thank you and, of course, Messrs. Rolland and Cannan for the pleasure! All sections and the entire volume are resounding PL OK! :9: Looking forward to further projects! Oh my! Are we really done?! Thank you a thousand times over. It's been an honor to do this...
by jpseeger
May 13th, 2021, 6:24 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas
Replies: 218
Views: 8030

Re: [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas

Thank you, Yuqing and Joshua for your kind words and patience! I am gradually returning to my senses... Sec. 59, @7:15 Madame de Staël is not German, but French; the "s" in front of "t" does not turn to "sh", and the vowel does not sound right. Her name pronunciation is well rendered in Russian: "М...
by jpseeger
May 7th, 2021, 8:42 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas
Replies: 218
Views: 8030

Re: [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas

chulsky wrote:
May 6th, 2021, 4:22 pm
The "heroic" DPL is badly behind on his duties, but has an excuse: one more of his babies is getting married. :9:
Happy occasions tend to interrupt LV duties as efficiently as sad ones...
In a few days I should be back in line... Thank you for understanding.
Mazel tov!!!
by jpseeger
May 5th, 2021, 7:21 am
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: [GRP]
Replies: 2
Views: 553

Re: [GRP]

Peter Why wrote:
May 5th, 2021, 6:55 am
The project is open to be read by a group of readers ... that is, it's not a solo.

Peter
Many thanks.
by jpseeger
May 5th, 2021, 6:35 am
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: [GRP]
Replies: 2
Views: 553

[GRP]

What does the prefix "[GRP]" mean?
by jpseeger
May 3rd, 2021, 8:18 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas
Replies: 218
Views: 8030

Re: [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas

https://librivox.org/uploads/maryannspiegel/jeanchristophevol1_61_rolland_128kb.mp3 Here is Section 61, the very last. Duration 28:49 Threatened with arrest and prison, he is spirited across the border, destined for Paris. (Note to our heroic DPL: I am a bit diffident about this submission. Please b...
by jpseeger
May 1st, 2021, 9:58 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas
Replies: 218
Views: 8030

Re: [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas

https://librivox.org/uploads/maryannspiegel/jeanchristophevol1_60_rolland_128kb.mp3
Here is Section 60. Duration 23:35
Charmed by a pretty farm girl, he risks his life freeing her from the clutches of a wicked soldier.
by jpseeger
April 27th, 2021, 9:34 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas
Replies: 218
Views: 8030

Re: [FICTION] GROUP: Jean-Christophe, Volume I by Romain Rolland-mas

https://librivox.org/uploads/maryannspiegel/jeanchristophevol1_59_rolland_128kb.mp3
Here is Section 59. Duration 34:10
He is desperate to leave Germany, but first must overcome the stranglehold of his mother's grief.