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by barbara2
Yesterday, 2:49 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [MEMOIR] Glimpses of Italian society in the eighteenth century by Hester Lynch Piozzi -jo
Replies: 4
Views: 69

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

pnagami wrote:
Yesterday, 2:24 pm
Pamela Nagami reporting as DPL.

Pam
Great. But just don't stand to attention for too long. I may be a while starting.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
Yesterday, 2:47 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [MEMOIR] Glimpses of Italian society in the eighteenth century by Hester Lynch Piozzi -jo
Replies: 4
Views: 69

Re: SOLO Glimpses of Italian society in the eighteenth century [by Mrs Piozzi]

knotyouraveragejo wrote:
Yesterday, 10:36 am
Hi Barbara,

I'll set this up for you. MW will be along shortly.

ETA: I've edited the book title a little in the intro and outro.
Thanks Jo. That looks neat.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
Yesterday, 3:41 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [MEMOIR] Glimpses of Italian society in the eighteenth century by Hester Lynch Piozzi -jo
Replies: 4
Views: 69

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

Glimpses of Italian society in the eighteenth century by Hester Lynch Piozzi (1741 - 1821) . Selections from the "Observations and reflections made in the course of a journey through France, Italy, and Germany" by Hester Lynch Piozzi who, during her first marriage to Henry Thrale, was the hostess a...
by barbara2
September 21st, 2018, 10:55 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Hildebrand and His Times by W.R.W. Stephens - icequeen
Replies: 43
Views: 703

Re: [Solo Medieval History] Hildebrand and His Times by W.R.W. Stephens - icequeen

pnagami wrote:
September 19th, 2018, 8:29 am
Hi Barbara,

Section 11 is up:

22:20

https://librivox.org/uploads/icequeen/hildebrandandhistimes_11_stephens_128kb.mp3

William the Conqueror's papal banner explained.

My best,

Pam
Ha. I was wondering when he'd turn up. Another triumph of pronunciation and PL OK.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
September 19th, 2018, 5:15 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE Mrs. Piozzi's Thraliana by Charles Hughes - tg
Replies: 33
Views: 737

Re: SOLO Mrs. Piozzi's Thraliana by Charles Hughes - tg

Hi Barbara, Section 4- At 13:00 omission: "as probably Haywood and Seeley could have done" Thanks Pam. They had ended up on the cutting room floor and have been re-instated. I have altered the file length in the MW. Thank you for the picture of "Poor, pretty Siddons..." Maybe you could read Mrs. Pi...
by barbara2
September 19th, 2018, 2:15 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE Mrs. Piozzi's Thraliana by Charles Hughes - tg
Replies: 33
Views: 737

Re: SOLO Mrs. Piozzi's Thraliana by Charles Hughes - tg

I'm not sure what you mean by adding subject headers to the MW. Do you mean the keywords that are entered when a project is launched and that show up on the Archive page? After the project is launched, you don't have access to those. I can change them as needed. So far we've got these as keywords: ...
by barbara2
September 19th, 2018, 2:13 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE Mrs. Piozzi's Thraliana by Charles Hughes - tg
Replies: 33
Views: 737

Re: SOLO Mrs. Piozzi's Thraliana by Charles Hughes - tg

Looking at the text, it looks a bit more like a literary criticism (talking about the book and its contents) than a straight up biography or memoir (focused on the life or memories of the person). In that case, it's author is Charles Hughes regardless of how much Piozzi is quoted. If this is correc...
by barbara2
September 19th, 2018, 6:42 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE Mrs. Piozzi's Thraliana by Charles Hughes - tg
Replies: 33
Views: 737

Re: SOLO Mrs. Piozzi's Thraliana by Charles Hughes - tg

The final section: https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/thraliana_04_hughes_128kb.mp3 M:S 23:49 Pam, Mrs Piozzi and Mme. de La Tour du Pin were almost treading on one another's heels at Brussels and mixing in the same circles. And they both had such pizzazz. Thanks! Barbara Tricia: I needed to add s...
by barbara2
September 16th, 2018, 4:09 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Hildebrand and His Times by W.R.W. Stephens - icequeen
Replies: 43
Views: 703

Re: [Solo Medieval History] Hildebrand and His Times by W.R.W. Stephens - icequeen

Hi Barbara, Section 10 is up: 15:48 https://librivox.org/uploads/icequeen/hildebrandandhistimes_10_stephens_128kb.mp3 My best, Pam What an interesting chapter and I was on top of the various characters and the action, thanks to you. Oh, and the closing lines - "Men knew not whither his unbridled im...
by barbara2
September 13th, 2018, 4:58 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Hildebrand and His Times by W.R.W. Stephens - icequeen
Replies: 43
Views: 703

Re: [Solo Medieval History] Hildebrand and His Times by W.R.W. Stephens - icequeen

Hi Barbara, Section 9 is up: 19:33 https://librivox.org/uploads/icequeen/hildebrandandhistimes_09_stephens_128kb.mp3 I hope you are better, Pam Thanks, Pam. Section 9 is PL OK. I hadn't realised how powerful the German kings were so far back in time but maybe they were rulers of Southern Germany an...
by barbara2
September 11th, 2018, 4:24 pm
Forum: New Here? Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello from Köln, Germany
Replies: 2
Views: 132

Re: Hello from Köln, Germany

Hi! I'm Klaus, I listen to librivox a lot, and I thought it's about time I contributed. I teach German and English, and sometimes I create audio material for language learners. You can check out DaZPod, a podcast for learners of German (DAZ actually stands for Deutsch Als Zweitsprache or German as ...
by barbara2
September 11th, 2018, 3:02 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [Solo Medieval History] Hildebrand and His Times by W.R.W. Stephens - icequeen
Replies: 43
Views: 703

Re: [Solo Medieval History] Hildebrand and His Times by W.R.W. Stephens - icequeen

pnagami wrote:
September 9th, 2018, 6:28 am
Hi Barbara,

Section 8 is up:

12:13

https://librivox.org/uploads/icequeen/hildebrandandhistimes_08_stephens_128kb1.mp3

I hope you are feeling better, Barbara.

Pam
It's PL OK Pam.

You are fortunate to live on the West Coast at the moment.

Best,

Barbara
by barbara2
September 7th, 2018, 11:16 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: GROUP Tom Petrie's reminiscences of early Queensland - annise
Replies: 17
Views: 293

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

cherylstewart wrote:
September 5th, 2018, 2:38 pm
Great -looks like a fun project.
I don't see it on my dashboard yet? Maybe it needs a file in there to show up??
Cheryls
Maybe, Cheryl. I'll be recording Section 1 as soon I get over a cold (cough cough)

Best,

Barbara