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by MARTIN GEESON
November 8th, 2018, 2:44 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] From Ritual to Romance by Jesse L. Weston philc
Replies: 7
Views: 421

Re: ~[SOLO] From Ritual to Romance by Jesse L. Weston philc

Hi

I would be glad to DPL this project. I studied medieval languages at the University (decades ago!), and read this text more than once.

Best
Martin
by MARTIN GEESON
April 26th, 2018, 6:34 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: A House of Gentlefolk by Turgenev - jo
Replies: 54
Views: 1580

Re: [FICTION] A House of Gentlefolk by Turgenev - jo

All remaining section passed PL OK - project ready for cataloguing.

Thanks so much for introducing me to a Turgenev story I had not previously read. :)

Very best wishes
Martin
by MARTIN GEESON
April 24th, 2018, 10:00 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: A House of Gentlefolk by Turgenev - jo
Replies: 54
Views: 1580

Re: [FICTION] A House of Gentlefolk by Turgenev - jo

Sections 14 through to 20 all excellently PL OK - Will listen to remaining sections tomorrow. :)

Best, Martin
by MARTIN GEESON
April 9th, 2018, 4:10 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: A House of Gentlefolk by Turgenev - jo
Replies: 54
Views: 1580

Re: [FICTION] A House of Gentlefolk by Turgenev - jo

Sections 12, 13, and 14 all passed PL OK.

Best
Martin
by MARTIN GEESON
March 24th, 2018, 2:02 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: A House of Gentlefolk by Turgenev - jo
Replies: 54
Views: 1580

Re: [FICTION] A House of Gentlefolk by Turgenev - jo

Sorry about the delay!

Confirming Sections 8, 9, 10 and 11 are all PL OK.

More to follow...

Best, Martin
by MARTIN GEESON
February 25th, 2018, 7:50 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: A House of Gentlefolk by Turgenev - jo
Replies: 54
Views: 1580

Re: [FICTION] A House of Gentlefolk by Turgenev - jo

Another six sextions! - A real listening treat...

Sections 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 - all passed PL OK.

Best
Martin
by MARTIN GEESON
February 19th, 2018, 7:05 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: A House of Gentlefolk by Turgenev - jo
Replies: 54
Views: 1580

Re: [FICTION] A House of Gentlefolk by Turgenev - jo

Chapter 1 and 2 (Section 01) PL OK throughout - and most excellently read.

Best regards
Martin
by MARTIN GEESON
February 17th, 2018, 8:19 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE: A House of Gentlefolk by Turgenev - jo
Replies: 54
Views: 1580

Re: [SOLO] A House of the Gentlefolk by Turgenev

May I volunteer as DPL? I have enjoyed recording Turgenev and would enjoy even more hearing your project.

Best
Martin
by MARTIN GEESON
November 21st, 2017, 3:48 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: {SOLO} Maid Marian by Thomas Love Peacock - darv
Replies: 16
Views: 2170

Re: {SOLO} Maid Marian by Thomas Love Peacock - darv

My apologies for long absence. All sort of RL nuisances have cropped up to delay my recording anything, but I would like to return to this project as soon as...

Many thanks
Martin
by MARTIN GEESON
November 7th, 2017, 8:01 am
Forum: Suggestions, Comments, News & Discussion
Topic: Suggest a "Staff Pick" for archive.org
Replies: 1002
Views: 126415

Re: Suggest a "Staff Pick" for archive.org

Poetry:

An eloquent, and beautiful, affirmation of the power of spirituality to overcome earthly tragedy - here, the loss of a loved-one:

https://librivox.org/in-memoriam-ahh-by-alfred-lord-tennyson/

Martin
by MARTIN GEESON
September 1st, 2017, 6:58 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] The Rubaiyat of Umar Khaiyam - tg
Replies: 19
Views: 1996

Re: [Solo] The Rubaiyat of Umar Khaiyam - tg

Again, Apologies for delay. Section 3 confirmed all OK.

Likewise all OK with Sections 4 and 5.

All ready for cataloguing - and excellent job, Algy.

Best
Martin
by MARTIN GEESON
July 29th, 2017, 4:43 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] The Rubaiyat of Umar Khaiyam - tg
Replies: 19
Views: 1996

Re: [Solo] The Rubaiyat of Umar Khaiyam - tg

Section 2 now perfect. Section 3, verse 221: Lover o' me, full of dain and gaiety... - read as "... full of delight " Rolfe's passion for using obscure (and invented) words has led him astray here, I think. Although "dain" (deer, roe in Middle French) is sometimes found to mean a sweetheart, I suspe...
by MARTIN GEESON
July 28th, 2017, 3:48 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] The Rubaiyat of Umar Khaiyam - tg
Replies: 19
Views: 1996

Re: [Solo] The Rubaiyat of Umar Khaiyam - tg

One departure from the text in quatrain 102:

Doff thy fine Habits for habits of simple Wool - read as pure Wool. (00:53}

All else PL OK!
by MARTIN GEESON
July 27th, 2017, 2:47 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] The Rubaiyat of Umar Khaiyam - tg
Replies: 19
Views: 1996

Re: [Solo] The Rubaiyat of Umar Khaiyam - tg

Section 1 word-perfectly PL OK.
by MARTIN GEESON
July 25th, 2017, 1:21 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] The Rubaiyat of Umar Khaiyam - tg
Replies: 19
Views: 1996

Re: ~[Solo] The Rubaiyat of Umar Khaiyam

Dear Algy

I'd be delighted to DPL. I owe the Baron something for taking so long over Hadrian. :oops:

Best
Martin