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by gailtv
January 12th, 2019, 10:06 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise
Replies: 40
Views: 722

Re: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise

Hi -- Here is Chapter XII. https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/travelsinnewzealand1_18_dieffenbach_128kb.mp3 18:49.8, 88.8 dB I did a blooper but caught it. "Balsamic lava". :hmm: I had to listen a couple of times to see if I was hearing it right. Cheers - hope it isn't too cold or windy. Gail
by gailtv
January 6th, 2019, 11:20 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise
Replies: 40
Views: 722

Re: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise

Hi - Here is Chapter XI. There is a big ugly table at the end. It's set out quite awkwardly. I've tried to do my best but suggestions to improve clarity are appreciated. The wise listener would skip it.... https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/travelsinnewzealand1_17_dieffenbach_128kb.mp3 8:56.0, 89.5...
by gailtv
January 4th, 2019, 7:25 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise
Replies: 40
Views: 722

Re: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise

Hi - Yes, a bit weather report-ish. I'm not sure that his assertion that the climate is basically similar to windy Wellington would go down very well today. Anyway, Chapter X https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/travelsinnewzealand1_16_dieffenbach_128kb.mp3 7:54.7, 89.4. Thanks for listening. Gail
by gailtv
December 30th, 2018, 7:32 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise
Replies: 40
Views: 722

Re: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise

Hi -

Lost in the Everglades, not good to contemplate... GPS with appropriate map?

Chapter VIII is now completed and uploaded:
https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/travelsinnewzealand1_14_dieffenbach_128kb.mp3
8:26.0, 89.9 dB.

Cheers

Gail
by gailtv
December 28th, 2018, 6:50 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise
Replies: 40
Views: 722

Re: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise

Hi -- I didn't know the Everglades has sandflies, but I guess I'm not surprised. Southern Florida has all the bitey things going, hasn't it? Otherwise, I hope the paddling in the Everglades was magical and many moments of wonder (when not being tormented) were had. With regard to moments of wonder.....
by gailtv
December 26th, 2018, 5:50 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise
Replies: 40
Views: 722

Re: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise

Hi --

Section 12 is uploaded.

https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/travelsinnewzealand1_12_dieffenbach_128kb.mp3
16:31.7, 89.1 dB.

Finally an early author that complains about sandflies!

Cheers

Gail
by gailtv
December 24th, 2018, 10:26 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [Mystery] K. by Mary Roberts Rinehart - ans
Replies: 159
Views: 3778

Re: [Mystery] K. by Mary Roberts Rinehart - ans

Hi jenniferrd - I have just uploaded Chapter 18. https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/k_18_rinehart_128kb.mp3 16:02.0, approx 88.6 dB. Thanks for finding the mistake in the previous Chapter. I'll fix it soon and re-post it. Please let me know if you find anything wrong with this one Oh - and there is...
by gailtv
December 20th, 2018, 11:34 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [climbing] Mountain Adventures in Various Countries of the World -ck
Replies: 126
Views: 4017

Re: [climbing] Mountain Adventures in Various Countries of the World -ck

Hi Gail, Thank you! Yes, I did notice the sound and tried to remove it unsuccesfully. I recorded it with the microphone of my laptop, so that might be the cause. I won't be recording anymore until I have a separate USB microphone, the sound really bothers me. Best regards, Caprifolium That would be...
by gailtv
December 19th, 2018, 5:30 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise
Replies: 40
Views: 722

Re: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise

Two in one day!

Section 11 is uploaded.

https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/travelsinnewzealand1_11_dieffenbach_128kb.mp3
14:13.2, 89.7 dB.

I've never been to Taranaki - did you go there when you visited NZ?

Thanks for listening.

Gail
by gailtv
December 19th, 2018, 1:16 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [climbing] Mountain Adventures in Various Countries of the World -ck
Replies: 126
Views: 4017

Re: [climbing] Mountain Adventures in Various Countries of the World -ck

Hi Carolin, Here's section 09 : https://librivox.org/uploads/carolin/mountainadventures_09_timbs_128kb.mp3 18:06 I hope the recording's ok! Regards, Caprifolium Hi Caprifolium - Very well read. PL OK! I'm not sure whether this is a regular feature of your recording apparatus, but there was a sort o...
by gailtv
December 17th, 2018, 4:16 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [Mystery] K. by Mary Roberts Rinehart - ans
Replies: 159
Views: 3778

Re: [Mystery] K. by Mary Roberts Rinehart - ans

Hi Elizabby -

I have uploaded Chapter 17, ready for proof-listening.

https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/k_17_rinehart_128kb.mp3
22:42.7. approx 89.3 dB

Cheers

Gail
by gailtv
December 8th, 2018, 8:05 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise
Replies: 40
Views: 722

Re: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise

Hello - Section 09 has been uploaded. I'm having a bit or a recording bash this weekend -- next comes a drought. https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/travelsinnewzealand1_09_dieffenbach_128kb.mp3 14 min 12.2 sec, 89.4 dB I looked at my topomap app for the names of the islands near Kapiti -- Motungara...
by gailtv
December 7th, 2018, 12:52 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise
Replies: 40
Views: 722

Re: [SOLO] - Travels in New Zealand by Ernest Dieffenbach - annise

Hello

Section 09 (Chapter IV) is uploaded for proof listening.

https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/travelsinnewzealand1_08_dieffenbach_128kb.mp3
10:17.7, 90.2 dB

Cheers, and thanks

Gail