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by Sue Anderson
Yesterday, 1:41 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo
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Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo

Hi, Here is another selection from Guptill's book on Pencil Drawing: https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf072_composition_guptill_sa_128kb.mp3 https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=hvd.32044033534157&view=1up&seq=114 "Composition and Drawing from Photographs" an excerpt from Sketching ...
by Sue Anderson
January 11th, 2020, 5:22 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo
Replies: 24
Views: 499

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo

Hi, here is one from me: https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf072_ravenna_ricci_sa_128kb.mp3 "The Mosaics of Ravenna, Italy" an excerpt from Ravenna by Conrado Ricci translated from the Italian, 1907 https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=hvd.fl2n7v&view=1up&seq=13 The excerpt, which fo...
by Sue Anderson
January 10th, 2020, 3:19 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo
Replies: 24
Views: 499

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo

The sunbeam and the spectrascope (1863), by Howard Townsend (1823-1867) https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf072_sunbeamandspectrascope_townsend_rap_128kb.mp3 duration 27:55 text: https://archive.org/details/9616214.nlm.nih.gov/page/n1 Thank you! :9: Thanks, Rapunzelina! :) Most intere...
by Sue Anderson
January 10th, 2020, 7:30 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo
Replies: 24
Views: 499

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https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf072_ramblesaboutrome_wharton_bbs_128kb.mp3 Time is 12.20 "Rambles about Rome" by Anne Hollingsworth Wharton The Travel Magazine Volume XIII No. 1 October, 1907 https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=umn.31951002796831t&view=1up&seq=36 Anne Hollingsw...
by Sue Anderson
January 8th, 2020, 6:19 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo
Replies: 24
Views: 499

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo

soupy wrote:
January 8th, 2020, 6:10 am
Here is another from me :D

Plagiarizing Aristotle
By Hippolytus of Rome 170-235 AD

Craig
Thanks, Craig! :) An intriguing title! I'll PL later today.
by Sue Anderson
January 5th, 2020, 11:54 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo
Replies: 24
Views: 499

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo

Thanks Sue, I was listening to Noam Chomsky talking about freedom and he mentions Whilhelm Humbolt as on of the greatest voices from the enlightenment so I thought I'd look him up. https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf072_theorypractice_humboldt_cc_128kb.mp3 31:42 Craig Hi Craig, Yes, ...
by Sue Anderson
January 5th, 2020, 10:59 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo
Replies: 24
Views: 499

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo

Theory and Practice in Government Reform by Wilhelm von Humboldt 1767-1835 Craig Hi Craig, Thanks for reading this excerpt from The Sphere and Duties of Government by Wilhelm von Humbolt (Alexander von Humbolt's brother). :) According to the translator, Joseph Coulthard, in his preface, Humbolt wro...
by Sue Anderson
January 4th, 2020, 6:12 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo
Replies: 24
Views: 499

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo

Theory and Practice in Government Reform by Wilhelm von Humboldt 1767-1835 https://archive.org/details/spheredutiesofgo00humb/page/191 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wilhelm_von_Humboldt https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf072_theorypractice_humboldt_cc_128kb.mp3 31:41 Craig Thanks, Cr...
by Sue Anderson
January 3rd, 2020, 7:31 am
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Volunteer CD Covers! Working Thread
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Re: Volunteer CD Covers! Working Thread

Hi, I would like to claim the cover for Vol. 072 of the Short Nonfiction Collection, of which I am the BC:

Project 14672: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 072
viewtopic.php?f=28&t=77630

Thank you!
by Sue Anderson
December 30th, 2019, 6:08 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo
Replies: 24
Views: 499

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - j0

Hello, Here is my contribution: Author: G. K. Chesterton (1874-1936) Title: Child Psychology and Nonsense URL to text: www.gkc.org.uk/gkc/books/child_psychology.html Audio recording ready for PLing: https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf072_childpsychologyandnonsense_chesterton_cjph_128...
by Sue Anderson
December 30th, 2019, 3:44 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo
Replies: 24
Views: 499

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - j0

Welcome to the 72nd volume of the Short Nonfiction Collection. This is a place to share a special interest by recording a short work of public domain nonfiction. If you haven't something already in mind that you'd like to record, there are many bookshelves at Gutenberg.org to explore http://www.gute...
by Sue Anderson
December 30th, 2019, 3:44 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo
Replies: 24
Views: 499

Short Nonfiction Collection, Volume 072 - jo

Note: knotyouraveragejo is Metacoordinator (MC); Sue Anderson is Book Coordinator (BC); Soupy is Dedicated Proof Listener (DPL) Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 072 This collection is dedicated to recordings of short nonfiction works in English which are in the Public Domain (generally meaning that ...