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by barbara2
August 1st, 2021, 5:21 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo History] Modern England 1820-1885 by Oscar Browning - tg
Replies: 13
Views: 163

Re: [Solo History] Modern England 1820-1885 by Oscar Browning - tg

pnagami wrote:
July 31st, 2021, 6:11 am
Hi Barbara,

Section 2 is up:

14:15

https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/modernengland_02_browning_128kb.mp3

My best,

Pam
That was nice and brisk, easy to comprehend. PL OK.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
July 30th, 2021, 11:29 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo History] Modern England 1820-1885 by Oscar Browning - tg
Replies: 13
Views: 163

Re: [Solo History] Modern England 1820-1885 by Oscar Browning - tg

pnagami wrote:
July 27th, 2021, 7:28 am
Hi Barbara,

Section 1 is up:

16:46

https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/modernengland_01_browning_128kb.mp3

My best,

Pam

PL OK. Sad about Canning.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
July 29th, 2021, 5:49 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo] The Letters of Madame de Sévigné by Marie de Rabutin-Chantal - dl
Replies: 75
Views: 1561

Re: [Solo] The Letters of Madame de Sévigné by Marie de Rabutin-Chantal - dl

Hi Pam, Section 22: https://librivox.org/uploads/aradlaw/letters_22_sevigne_128kb.mp3 M:S 26:06 I think you're right about the evolution of meaning of 'faire sa court'. Thanks! However, the translator was wrong about the writer with the 'pitiful style'. He was no relation to Mademoiselle de Méri (wh...
by barbara2
July 26th, 2021, 11:25 pm
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: G'day G'day
Replies: 4
Views: 86

Re: G'day G'day

annise wrote:
July 25th, 2021, 10:01 pm
I always feel Queenslanders are a bit like Texans :D
....

Anne
In case you missed it, ScottinTexas, that was a great compliment Annise just paid to Texans!

BarbarainQld
by barbara2
July 24th, 2021, 7:08 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] Political History of France, 1789-1910 by M. Davis - dc
Replies: 75
Views: 1178

Re: [Solo History] Political History of France, 1789-1910 by M. Davis - dc

pnagami wrote:
July 23rd, 2021, 7:30 am
Hi Barbara,

Section 16 is up:

19:05

https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/politicalhistory_16_davis_128kb.mp3



Pam
Huzzah! PL OK. You find the most educational works. Thank you.

Barbara
by barbara2
July 23rd, 2021, 3:55 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] Political History of France, 1789-1910 by M. Davis - dc
Replies: 75
Views: 1178

Re: [Solo History] Political History of France, 1789-1910 by M. Davis - dc

pnagami wrote:
July 23rd, 2021, 3:34 pm
Hi Barbara,

Would it be OK to leave it as read?

No such thing as a French Third Empire.

Pam
Duh. Of course. PL OK.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
July 23rd, 2021, 2:57 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] Political History of France, 1789-1910 by M. Davis - dc
Replies: 75
Views: 1178

Re: [Solo History] Political History of France, 1789-1910 by M. Davis - dc

Hi Barbara, Section 16 is up: 19:05 https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/politicalhistory_16_davis_128kb.mp3 Unfortunately, I could not find that error in Section 15. Where did I go wrong looking for it? Pam At 0:23 the text reads the "...the manner in which the Third Empire was overthrown" and t...
by barbara2
July 22nd, 2021, 1:03 am
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello fellow literature lovers!
Replies: 1
Views: 86

Re: Hello fellow literature lovers!

.... I don't have any prior experience reading, but I hope to help soon! One thing holding me back is I'm not sure if I have the nicest voice in the first place. I do really want to help, though. Any advice for a first time reader? ..... Hi BellaBug! Well, since you ask, here's a welcome video with...
by barbara2
July 22nd, 2021, 12:58 am
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello Everyone
Replies: 1
Views: 50

Re: Hello Everyone

Welcome fellow Sapiens,

Feel free to ask for help if necessary.

Did you see Phil's Welcome video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OKLWam9cfVo&t=74s

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
July 22nd, 2021, 12:54 am
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Litz from London
Replies: 1
Views: 77

Re: Litz from London

Welcome Litz!

Sounds like you're doing the right thing then.

Feel free to ask for help anytime - there's a forum for that.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
July 20th, 2021, 6:36 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo] The Letters of Madame de Sévigné by Marie de Rabutin-Chantal - dl
Replies: 75
Views: 1561

Re: [Solo] The Letters of Madame de Sévigné by Marie de Rabutin-Chantal - dl

Hi Pam,

Section 21:
https://librivox.org/uploads/aradlaw/letters_21_sevigne_128kb.mp3
M:S
23:55

How fortunate for my PL that she is a history nerd :D .

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
July 19th, 2021, 9:54 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo History] Modern England 1820-1885 by Oscar Browning - tg
Replies: 13
Views: 163

Re: [Solo History] Modern England 1820-1885 by Oscar Browning - tg

Well, I'm here, all ears.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
July 19th, 2021, 9:52 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE] Political History of France, 1789-1910 by M. Davis - dc
Replies: 75
Views: 1178

Re: [Solo History] Political History of France, 1789-1910 by M. Davis - dc

Hi Barbara, Section 15 is up: 16:24 https://librivox.org/uploads/craigdav1/politicalhistory_15_davis_128kb.mp3 My best, Pam PL Note: at 0:23 you were thinking "Empire" but you said "Republic". It's the ghoul in me but I researched the deaths of Boulanger and Gambetta. Did you know that the first sh...
by barbara2
July 18th, 2021, 2:47 am
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi
Replies: 1
Views: 71

Re: Hi

Hi Tom, I enjoyed your insights. Yes, there is "something familiar and comforting about the cadence of the human voice." Like being read to sleep as a child...[I use podcasts for that still!]. Have you submitted the 1-minute test of your technical setup? I like to direct new readers to Phil's welcom...
by barbara2
July 18th, 2021, 2:38 am
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello
Replies: 1
Views: 46

Re: Hello

Hello to everyone! My name is Tony and I am new here. I joined because I would love to be one of the readers, as I love reading out loud and I am a very strong reader. Welcome Tony! If you love reading out loud you have the main qualification for being a Librivox reader. There is some useful info i...