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by catharmaiden
December 25th, 2019, 9:19 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: The Art of Worldly Wisdom, by Gracian - kit
Replies: 12
Views: 362

Re: The Art of Worldly Wisdom, by Gracian - kit

here is at long last the next instalment of the art of worldly wisdom:

https://librivox.org/uploads/kitty/artofworldlywisdom_04_gracian_128kb.mp3 (9:10 min.)

I hope to be a bit faster next year. Merry Christmas, Larry.

Sandra
by catharmaiden
December 21st, 2019, 11:33 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: [COMPLETE][HISTORY/GEOGRAPHY]World's Story 9: England - kit
Replies: 436
Views: 7070

Re: [OPEN][HISTORY/GEOGRAPHY]World's Story 9: England - kit

I'll claim the last role :)

Sandra
by catharmaiden
December 14th, 2019, 5:03 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Languages other than English
Topic: [OPEN]Multilingual Short Works Collection 023 - thw
Replies: 43
Views: 1426

Re: [OPEN]Multilingual Short Works Collection 023 - thw

Kitty wrote:
December 14th, 2019, 2:39 am
I reuploaded with only that half-sentence re-recorded.
https://librivox.org/uploads/toddhw/msw023_nosueden_lentz_ss_128kb.mp3
Recording time: 1:02 min.
now it's perfect. great poem, great reading.
by catharmaiden
December 3rd, 2019, 2:13 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: The Art of Worldly Wisdom, by Gracian - kit
Replies: 12
Views: 362

Re: The Art of Worldly Wisdom, by Gracian - kit

thank you Larry. Now comes the longest section by far, all the others are shorter.

https://librivox.org/uploads/kitty/artofworldlywisdom_02_gracian_128kb.mp3 (39:03)

Sandra
by catharmaiden
December 3rd, 2019, 11:01 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Languages other than English
Topic: [OPEN]Multilingual Short Works Collection 023 - thw
Replies: 43
Views: 1426

Re: [OPEN]Multilingual Short Works Collection 023 - thw

Sandra will be checking in one of these days to PL it again for me. :) I just listened to the poem. Wonderfully read, it warmed my heart on this cold winter day. :9: Just one PL note: at second 15, you said "grousse" instead of "groe". The field is grey, not big, so you might want to change that. O...
by catharmaiden
November 30th, 2019, 6:49 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: The Art of Worldly Wisdom, by Gracian - kit
Replies: 12
Views: 362

Re: The Art of Worldly Wisdom, by Gracian - kit

Here are the first maxims. I hope you enjoy them as much as I did.

https://librivox.org/uploads/kitty/artofworldlywisdom_03_gracian_128kb.mp3 (8:35)

Sandra
by catharmaiden
November 24th, 2019, 2:31 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: The Art of Worldly Wisdom, by Gracian - kit
Replies: 12
Views: 362

Re: The Art of Worldly Wisdom, by Gracian - kit

I am delighted that you will do this, Larry. Thank you very much. It's my first solo project, I don't think I will do more than one section a week. But the text is really interesting, I happened on it by chance today and I was immediately inspired to do this. If I mispronounce a word in a way no nat...
by catharmaiden
November 24th, 2019, 10:00 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: The Art of Worldly Wisdom, by Gracian - kit
Replies: 12
Views: 362

The Art of Worldly Wisdom, by Gracian - kit

The Art of Worldly Wisdom by Baltasar Gracián (1601 - 1658) . Translated by Joseph Jacobs (1854 - 1916) 300 short maxims by Spanish Jesuit Baltasar Gracian (1601-1658). The advice is still useful and insightful for our modern world. Gracian was considered one of the most interesting philosophers by...
by catharmaiden
October 28th, 2019, 12:37 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [FULL]Compendious History of English Literature and the English Language, Vol. I, by George L. Craik - kit
Replies: 116
Views: 4759

Re: [OPEN]Compendious History of English Literature and the English Language, Vol. I, by George L. Craik - kit

This is such an interesting project, right up my alley. I would like to claim the next section, section 6 about the Anglo Saxon dialects. It brings back fond memories of our Old English studies. :9: