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by Timothy Ferguson
August 14th, 2019, 6:19 am
Forum: Suggestions, Comments, News & Discussion
Topic: 'Thank You' messages for LibriVox readers - continued
Replies: 8686
Views: 445182

Re: 'Thank You' messages for LibriVox readers - continued

I've been lax in thanking some people. I've used Librivox recordings in my podcast, and I've always thanked Librivox and the particular reader in the audio and the blog post notes, but I've not thanked them here. Thank you to Sibela Denton for recording Lord Chesterfield's Letters to His Son. All th...
by Timothy Ferguson
August 13th, 2019, 6:35 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] The Life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane, Tenth Earl of Dundonald : Completing the "Autobiography of a seaman". Vol2-ag
Replies: 30
Views: 868

Re: [SOLO] The Life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane, Tenth Earl of Dundonald : Completing the "Autobiography of a seaman". Vol2

You have the speed of the cheetah, and the patience of the owl... Thanks so much. Love your blog. (elfstroke?!?) Best, Barbara Oh, thanks! Elfstroke is a medieval term for what we now call just "stroke". Sudden, inexplicable paralysis was believed to be caused by the cursed arrows of the little peo...
by Timothy Ferguson
August 13th, 2019, 6:32 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Best Elizabethan history?
Replies: 2
Views: 674

Best Elizabethan history?

Hi all, I'm going to write some stretch goals for an Elizabethan Magic TRPG Kickstarter, and I'm looking for any Librivox recordings that can give me period colour and plot hooks. I've found the biography of Raleigh, and I've listened to The Faerie Queene. I've also listend to the BBC version of Pep...
by Timothy Ferguson
July 23rd, 2019, 7:06 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] The Life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane, Tenth Earl of Dundonald : Completing the "Autobiography of a seaman". Vol2-ag
Replies: 30
Views: 868

Re: [SOLO] The Life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane, Tenth Earl of Dundonald : Completing the "Autobiography of a seaman". Vol2

Hi!

Chapter 3 is a bit shorter. 44:34

https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/lifeofthomaslordcochrane2_03_bourne_128kb.mp3

One thing: I think I cut them all out, but could you please check I didn't keep calling his assistant Dr Grosse, rather than Dr Gosse?

8)
by Timothy Ferguson
June 17th, 2019, 5:19 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] The Life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane, Tenth Earl of Dundonald : Completing the "Autobiography of a seaman". Vol2-ag
Replies: 30
Views: 868

Re: [SOLO] The Life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane, Tenth Earl of Dundonald : Completing the "Autobiography of a seaman". Vol2

Thank you Barbara. I think I put this one off so long because it came out to 80 minutes of recording time. 8(

I had the file name wrong and have reloaded it as
https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/lifeofthomaslordcochrane2_02_bourne_128kb.mp3


Good luck with your marathon!
by Timothy Ferguson
May 14th, 2019, 4:45 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [TRAVEL/MYTHS]Scilly and its legends. by Henry James Whitfield - jo
Replies: 29
Views: 960

Re: ~[TRAVEL/MYTHS]Scilly and its legends. by Henry James Whitfield - jo

Hi Timothy, Ch. 4 is PL Ok. In Ch. 5, there is one small error, which could be left as is, or you could change if you want (either is ok by me). It occurs on page 42, middle of the page at 10:41. Text reads "and a clear violation of that most pious and equitable statute." You said "status" for "sta...