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by barbara2
January 16th, 2019, 11:58 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Stupor Mundi by Lionel Allshorn - dc
Replies: 47
Views: 863

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

Hi Barbara, Section 13 is up: 15:09 https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/stupormundi_13_allshorn_128kb.mp3 Sound quality adversely affected by rare SoCal deluge. My best, Pam It was all so interesting and cheering that I didn't register the sound quality! PL OK. Best, Barbara Was that the deluge ...
by barbara2
January 12th, 2019, 1:08 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Stupor Mundi by Lionel Allshorn - dc
Replies: 47
Views: 863

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

pnagami wrote:
January 11th, 2019, 9:09 am
Hi Barbara,

Section 12 is up:

15:02

https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/stupormundi_12_allshorn_128kb.mp3

My best,

Pam
Good, we could do with a bit of peace and quiet. PL OK!

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
January 7th, 2019, 3:58 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Stupor Mundi by Lionel Allshorn - dc
Replies: 47
Views: 863

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

Hi Barbara, Section 11 is up: 15:33 https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/stupormundi_11_allshorn_128kb.mp3 Crusading by diplomacy. My best, Pam PL OK! This episode reminded me of "Nathan the Wise" - an elevating C18 drama I had to write an essay on long ago - in which Saladin and a German Templar...
by barbara2
January 6th, 2019, 6:07 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: GROUP Tom Petrie's reminiscences of early Queensland - annise
Replies: 29
Views: 1023

Re: GROUP Tom Petrie's reminiscences of early Queensland - annise

Hi Cheryl, Section 7:


https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/reminisences_07_petrie_128kb.mp3
M:S
16:39

An accurate observation about the raised (keloid) scars, which are associated with melanin (I googled).

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
January 6th, 2019, 4:43 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Stupor Mundi by Lionel Allshorn - dc
Replies: 47
Views: 863

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

Hi Barbara, Section 10 is up: 10:02 https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/stupormundi_10_allshorn_128kb.mp3 My best, Pam It's PL OK, Pam. Though you did say "Rome" for "the church" once, which was not going to cause confusion. Just showing you that I pay close attention to your readings! Best, Bar...
by barbara2
January 4th, 2019, 9:33 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO The Life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane - ans
Replies: 88
Views: 5289

Re: ~SOLO The Life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane - ans

Happy new year! Appendix 1 17:21 https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/lifeofthomaslordcochrane1_17_bourne.mp3 And the New Year's off to a fine start - PL OK! For volume 2, should I wrap this project and then set up a fresh one, or just keep going on this one? I think my original intention was to do ...
by barbara2
January 1st, 2019, 7:24 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Your Year in Literature
Replies: 38
Views: 6814

Re: Your Year in Literature

2018 was a year I'd sum up as: The only thing better than chocolate is: Playing the Piano for Pleasure (Charles Cooke) If I had a yacht, I'd name it: Pacific (Simon Winchester) To fight zombies, I'd arm myself with: Force of Nature (Jane Harper) My wardrobe style can only be described as: Imperfect...
by barbara2
December 30th, 2018, 3:32 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Stupor Mundi by Lionel Allshorn - dc
Replies: 47
Views: 863

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

pnagami wrote:
December 28th, 2018, 8:46 am
Hi Barbara,

Section 9 is up:

12:06

https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/stupormundi_09_allshorn_128kb.mp3

My best and Happy New Year,

Pam
Gosh. PL OK.

Best,

Barbara (see you next year)
by barbara2
December 29th, 2018, 5:40 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [MEMOIR] Glimpses of Italian society in the eighteenth century by Hester Lynch Piozzi -jo
Replies: 27
Views: 961

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

And now, Venice Pt 2:

https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/italiansociety_06_piozzi_128.mp3
M:S
33:11

Next year our first stop is at Ferrara. I hope 2019 will be an excellent year for you, Pam. It's looking promising from this distance :clap:

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
December 26th, 2018, 1:51 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Stupor Mundi by Lionel Allshorn - dc
Replies: 47
Views: 863

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

pnagami wrote:
December 24th, 2018, 8:00 am
Hi Barbara,

Section 8 is up:

17:17

https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/stupormundi_08_allshorn_128kb.mp3

A new marriage for Frederick.

My best,

Pam
PL OK, Pam. The piping days of peace almost over. Again!

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
December 24th, 2018, 5:56 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO The Life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane - ans
Replies: 88
Views: 5289

Re: ~SOLO The Life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane - ans

Faultless reading, Timothy. PL OK.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
December 23rd, 2018, 4:27 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO The Life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane - ans
Replies: 88
Views: 5289

Re: ~SOLO The Life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane - ans

Hi, Fixed and reloaded as https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/lifeofthomaslordcochrane1_15_bourne.mp3 15:21 Thanks! Hope you have a Merry Christmas! I had hoped to finish Volume 1 today, but we had hailstorms and I have a tin roof, so it sounded like someone was practicing the steel drum. 8) And Me...
by barbara2
December 23rd, 2018, 3:15 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: SOLO The Life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane - ans
Replies: 88
Views: 5289

Re: ~SOLO The Life of Thomas, Lord Cochrane - ans

Closing in on the ending... https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/lifeofthomaslordcochrane1_15_bourne.mp3 15:21 Good. Thanks, Timothy. Poor Cochrane! At 9:45 you read "20,000 pounds" for "200,000 pounds" (but this is only a footnote, so no need to change that) But, at 13:51 you read "1826" for "1825"...
by barbara2
December 20th, 2018, 12:49 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Stupor Mundi by Lionel Allshorn - dc
Replies: 47
Views: 863

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

Hi Barbara, Section 7 is up: https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/stupormundi_07_allshorn_128kb.mp3 My best, Pam PL OK again Pam. Not only the Emperor but Il Duce favoured Bari for relaxation. (I think. DK how I got that idea. I was there once and I can think of nicer seaside resorts.) Best, Barbar
by barbara2
December 16th, 2018, 5:49 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Stupor Mundi by Lionel Allshorn - dc
Replies: 47
Views: 863

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

Hi Barbara, Section 6 is up: 15:12 https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/stupormundi_06_allshorn_128kb.mp3 King John and Philip Augustus are glimpsed in the wings. My best, Pam I think I wrote an essay once on Shakespeare's "King John". As we just discovered, it all ends in tears for everybody but...