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by PatrickLondon
April 23rd, 2019, 7:10 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: Complete Coffee Break Collection 19 - Plants and Flowers - lt
Replies: 63
Views: 1905

Re: ~ Coffee Break Collection 19 - Plants and Flowers - lt

Here's another: https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb019_garden_pjw_128kb.mp3 04:18 The Garden Andrew Marvell (1621–1678) https://www.archive.org/stream/poemsandsomesat00marvgoog/#page/n87/mode/1up/ I could also load up a piece from Sir Thomas Browne's Pseudodoxia, about the fanciful and fake scien...
by PatrickLondon
October 30th, 2018, 8:34 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: Complete Coffee Break Collection 017 - Health and Fitness - lt
Replies: 65
Views: 4572

Re: Coffee Break Collection 017 - Health and Fitness - lt

Oops didn't check the last post rather than the MW. Please ignore my upload, I'll keep it for another time.
by PatrickLondon
September 2nd, 2018, 7:28 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [Multilingual] WWI Centenary (Armistice Day) Prose Collection Vol. III-mas
Replies: 179
Views: 13661

Re: [Multilingual] WWI Centenary (Armistice Day) Prose Collection Vol. III-mas

I've come across a soldier's diary of the last days of his war, somewhat downbeat, since he spent the last month recovering from influenza, till once recovered he was moved around from pillar to post, even undergoing a day's training for gas warfare after the Armistice, and ending up more or less ki...
by PatrickLondon
June 18th, 2018, 7:48 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE[PLAY]Trelawny of the Wells by Pinero - thw
Replies: 227
Views: 11021

Re: OPEN[PLAY]Trelawny of the Wells by Pinero - thw

I've had a crack at James Telfer https://librivox.org/uploads/toddhw/trelawnyofthewells_jamestelfer_01_128kb.mp3 Duration: 6:54 NB: There's a bit where Telfer refers to "Mr. Glower" - this is probably a typo, but it might just be Pinero's idea of a joke, so I've left it as shown in the online text, ...
by PatrickLondon
June 10th, 2018, 6:06 am
Forum: Suggestions, Comments, News & Discussion
Topic: Some suggestions for themes for Coffee Break Collections
Replies: 0
Views: 1162

Some suggestions for themes for Coffee Break Collections

Apologies if this isn't in the right forum (please move if appropriate): the thought occurred to me that there might be interesting collections to be made on: Etiquette Ageing (or maybe the Seven Ages of Man, as per Shakespeare's Melancholy Jacques) Education, Schools and Schooling Rites of Passage
by PatrickLondon
May 15th, 2018, 7:51 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [Complete] Coffee break Collection 16 -- Crime - lt
Replies: 57
Views: 2672

Re: [Group] Coffee break Collection 16 -- Crime - lt

Oops! Sorry to nag and I hope all is now well>

Corrected file now uploaded at
https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb016_narrativeofasneak_pjw_128kb.mp3


Revised duration 11:22
by PatrickLondon
May 15th, 2018, 3:30 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [Complete] Coffee break Collection 16 -- Crime - lt
Replies: 57
Views: 2672

Re: [Group] Coffee break Collection 16 -- Crime - lt

The MW asks me to see PL notes for my piece on the London Sneak Thief - but I can't see any notes. Have I missed something?
by PatrickLondon
May 10th, 2018, 4:10 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [Complete] Coffee break Collection 16 -- Crime - lt
Replies: 57
Views: 2672

Re: [Group] Coffee break Collection 16 -- Crime - lt

One more https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb016_narrativeofasneak_pjw_128kb.mp3 Duration: 11:25 Title: The Narrative of a London Sneak or Common Thief Author: John Binney, contributor to "London Labour and the London Poor"(1851), by Henry Mayhew (1812-1887) Source: https://archive.org/stream/cu31...