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by barbara2
April 22nd, 2019, 6:12 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: 14
Views: 260

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

Hi! Finally started! Chapter 1 https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/lifeofthomaslordcochrane2_01_bourne_128kb.mp3 35:56 The next chapter is the longest in the book, so it may take me two or three sessions to record it and cut it down. Well, Timothy, I'm rarin' to go but I didn't get a notification....
by barbara2
April 22nd, 2019, 6:05 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [MEMOIR] Glimpses of Italian society in the eighteenth century by Hester Lynch Piozzi -jo
Replies: 41
Views: 1479

Re: [MEMOIR] Glimpses of Italian society in the eighteenth century by Hester Lynch Piozzi -jo

Section 13 Naples Pt 1 https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/italiansociety_13_piozzi_128.mp3 M:S 18:52 Best, Barbara I suppose you’ve seen “Vesusius in Eruption” by Wright of Derby in the Huntingdon Library? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vesuvius_in_Eruption_(Wright_painting)#/media/File:J...
by barbara2
April 21st, 2019, 12:29 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [MEMOIR] Glimpses of Italian society in the eighteenth century by Hester Lynch Piozzi -jo
Replies: 41
Views: 1479

Re: [MEMOIR] Glimpses of Italian society in the eighteenth century by Hester Lynch Piozzi -jo

And now, Rome.

Section 12
https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/italiansociety_12_piozzi_128.mp3
M:S
14:06

There seems to be wordplay on the name of Hester's daughter Queeney but I couldn't make sense of it - perhaps it included a misprint?

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
April 19th, 2019, 10:52 pm
Forum: Suggestions, Comments, News & Discussion
Topic: Hugh McGuire interview
Replies: 1
Views: 188

Re: Hugh McGuire interview

I saw that @librivox retwittered this on twitter but I didn't see it mentioned in the forums yet. Hugh McGuire was interviewed for the Talking Through My Hat podcast. I haven't listened to the episode yet but I am looking forward to it. http://myhat.wearefutureproofs.com/49-passion-and-idealism-hug...
by barbara2
April 17th, 2019, 12:57 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE Verses Popular and Humorous by Henry Lawson -ck
Replies: 148
Views: 2740

Re: [poetry]Verses Popular and Humorous by Henry Lawson -ck

ellies wrote:
April 16th, 2019, 6:50 am
Barbara thank you so much! I did not know that about the author`s father!
Ok, all corrected now.

https://librivox.org/uploads/carolin/verses_54_lawson_128kb.mp3

Elaine
Seamlessly inserted, thank you Elaine. PL OK. And the file length in now 8:02.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
April 16th, 2019, 4:09 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Stupor Mundi by Lionel Allshorn - dc
Replies: 119
Views: 2491

Re: [Solo Medieval History] Stupor Mundi by Lionel Allshorn - dc

pnagami wrote:
April 15th, 2019, 9:11 am
Hi Barbara,

Section 33 is up:

10:57

https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/stupormundi_33_allshorn_128kb.mp3

The end if Frederick and the "devil spawn of the Hohenstaufen."

My best,

Pam
PL OK! Your summary reads well - is a great invitation to listen to this project.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
April 16th, 2019, 12:54 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE Verses Popular and Humorous by Henry Lawson -ck
Replies: 148
Views: 2740

Re: [poetry]Verses Popular and Humorous by Henry Lawson -ck

ellies wrote:
April 12th, 2019, 7:30 am
my final sections to complete this project!


https://librivox.org/uploads/carolin/verses_54_lawson_128kb.mp3 08:00
Hi Elaine, at 7:18 you have deleted "are as brother" so I'm making this PL Notes.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
April 16th, 2019, 12:50 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE Verses Popular and Humorous by Henry Lawson -ck
Replies: 148
Views: 2740

Re: [poetry]Verses Popular and Humorous by Henry Lawson -ck

ellies wrote:
April 12th, 2019, 7:30 am
my final sections to complete this project!


https://librivox.org/uploads/carolin/verses_49_lawson_128kb.mp3 06:01


thanks

ellies
PL OK.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
April 16th, 2019, 12:49 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE Verses Popular and Humorous by Henry Lawson -ck
Replies: 148
Views: 2740

Re: [poetry]Verses Popular and Humorous by Henry Lawson -ck

my final sections to complete this project! https://librivox.org/uploads/carolin/verses_60_lawson_128kb.mp3 01:34 PL OK. "How came your boots as wet as muck? You tried to drown the ants! Why don’t you take your bluchers off, Good Lord, he’s tore his pants!" I find that Lawson wrote an ode "To a Pai...
by barbara2
April 16th, 2019, 12:48 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE Verses Popular and Humorous by Henry Lawson -ck
Replies: 148
Views: 2740

Re: [poetry]Verses Popular and Humorous by Henry Lawson -ck

ellies wrote:
April 12th, 2019, 7:30 am
my final sections to complete this project!


https://librivox.org/uploads/carolin/verses_29_lawson_128kb.mp3 01:32


PL OK. BTW, Lawson's father was a sailor (Norwegian).

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
April 11th, 2019, 4:14 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE Verses Popular and Humorous by Henry Lawson -ck
Replies: 148
Views: 2740

Re: [poetry]Verses Popular and Humorous by Henry Lawson -ck

Hi Carolin, here are sections 2 and 4 for PL. Just need to check other recordings I have done and will get them posted here shortly. ellies https://librivox.org/uploads/carolin/verses_04_lawson_128kb.mp3 03:00 https://librivox.org/uploads/carolin/verses_02_lawson_128kb.mp3 02:41 Thanks, Elaine. The...
by barbara2
April 11th, 2019, 4:54 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Stupor Mundi by Lionel Allshorn - dc
Replies: 119
Views: 2491

Re: [Solo Medieval History] Stupor Mundi by Lionel Allshorn - dc

Hi Barbara, Section 32 is up: 16:05 https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/stupormundi_32_allshorn_128kb.mp3 My best, Pam Powerful stuff! PL OK. Wikipedia, however, says of Pietro de Vinea: "The reasons for the arrest have never been clarified: a conspiracy or accusation of corruption has been sugg...
by barbara2
April 5th, 2019, 2:57 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo] Henry the Fourth King of France and Navarre by Abbott - icequeen
Replies: 8
Views: 105

Re: [Solo] Henry the Fourth King of France and Navarre by Abbott - icequeen

icequeen wrote:
April 5th, 2019, 11:35 am
OK, you are all ready to go! I will move us as soon as I know everyone is on board!
Hi, seek permission to come aboard as PL.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
April 5th, 2019, 2:18 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Stupor Mundi by Lionel Allshorn - dc
Replies: 119
Views: 2491

Re: [Solo Medieval History] Stupor Mundi by Lionel Allshorn - dc

pnagami wrote:
April 4th, 2019, 6:02 am
Hi Barbara,

Section 31 is up:

12:02

https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/stupormundi_31_allshorn_128kb.mp3

My best,

Pam
PL OK. No trace of Vittoria on the modern map.

Best,

Barbara