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by ColleenMc
October 18th, 2018, 5:35 pm
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Madame H.P. Blatavsky wrote on theosophy and spiritism
Replies: 3
Views: 801

Re: Madame H.P. Blatavsky wrote on theosophy and spiritism

Since this post, PG has added a number of Mme Blatavsky's works: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/author/2154 Her translation of Doestoevsky's "The Grand Inquisitor" has been recorded as a dramatic performance, and one short story in a ghost and horror collection. Otherwise there are plenty of option...
by ColleenMc
October 18th, 2018, 5:25 pm
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: Books by Jim Kjelgaard
Replies: 4
Views: 1033

Re: Books by Jim Kjelgaard

Several more Kjelgaard books have been added to PG in recent years, complete list is here: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/search/?query=kjelgaard Meanwhile, of the ones listed above, the following have been completed and are in the catalog: The Black Fawn https://librivox.org/the-black-fawn-by-jim-...
by ColleenMc
October 15th, 2018, 1:07 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [OPEN]World's Story 4: Greece and Rome - kit
Replies: 432
Views: 5909

Re: [OPEN]World's Story 4: Greece and Rome - kit

Thank you!

And how cool that there are multiple poems referencing that moment in Xenophon...

Colleen
by ColleenMc
October 15th, 2018, 8:31 am
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: [science] The Romance of Plant Life by GF Scott Elliot -ck
Replies: 77
Views: 1379

Re: [science] The Romance of Plant Life by GF Scott Elliot -ck

Here is Chapter 6:


https://librivox.org/uploads/carolin/romanceofplantlife_06_scottelliot_128kb.mp3

25:59


Also, I'd like to claim Chapter 29 and 25 if they aren't already spoken for!

Colleen
by ColleenMc
October 15th, 2018, 7:14 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [OPEN]World's Story 4: Greece and Rome - kit
Replies: 432
Views: 5909

Re: [OPEN]World's Story 4: Greece and Rome - kit

next in line: Colleen https://librivox.org/uploads/kitty/worldstory_volume04_24_tappan_128kb.mp3 https://librivox.org/uploads/kitty/worldstory_volume04_25_tappan_128kb.mp3 wonderfully read again, thank you Colleen, but again two war-sections, people hurling their children from walls. :? I am really...
by ColleenMc
October 15th, 2018, 6:49 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [OPEN]World's Story 4: Greece and Rome - kit
Replies: 432
Views: 5909

Re: [OPEN]World's Story 4: Greece and Rome - kit

Still, interesting texts. I remember this English poem "Thanatos, thanatos" (the sea, the sea) which was about this incident as well, if I'm not mistaken. That made me interested enough to google the title and I found this, which is a very cool poem: The Sea! The Sea! by Dowell O'Reilly " The Sea! ...
by ColleenMc
October 14th, 2018, 8:49 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [Biology]A Book of Whales-F.E. Beddard-ag
Replies: 54
Views: 1152

Re: [Biology]A Book of Whales-F.E. Beddard-ag

Here is section 7 (Chapter 2 part 3):


https://librivox.org/uploads/alg1001/bookofwhales_07_beddard_128kb.mp3

25:40

I apologize in advance for my butchery of the Latin -- I can manage a word or two but he dropped in an unexpected entire paragraph of the stuff!

Colleen
by ColleenMc
October 13th, 2018, 4:29 pm
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: Checking overall volume in Audacity
Replies: 3
Views: 122

Re: Checking overall volume in Audacity

Thank you!

Colleen
by ColleenMc
October 13th, 2018, 5:53 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: The colored American, from slavery to honorable citizenship 1901
Replies: 2
Views: 103

Re: The colored American, from slavery to honorable citizenship 1901

Cool! I live about 15 minutes from the school named after Prof. Crogman, but I didn't know who he was until now... His dates are 1841-1931. This set me off into the Internet Archive checking out some of his other works, here are some links: Talks for the Times by W.H. Crogman (collection of speeches...