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by dvimont
April 22nd, 2014, 10:59 pm
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Audiobook File (M4B) Availability & Production! - cont.
Replies: 3222
Views: 245244

Re: Audiobook File (M4B) Availability & Production! - cont.

I've produced M4B files for the following: https://archive.org/details/wrecker_1404_librivox David, as soon as you give me access, I can upload the 2 files (total approx. 400MB). - - - - - Artwork: CD cover art M4B conversion: Done Upload files: Done (to https://archive.org/details/LibrivoxM4bCollec...
by dvimont
April 21st, 2014, 11:36 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things by Lucretius -rg
Replies: 181
Views: 18269

Re: COMPLETE [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things by Lucretius

Yep, the cover art and CD cover have now been added over on the audiobook's catalog page, and I've just submitted the m4b files (it's so big, it had to be split into 3 files) for QA and posting. Looks like that about wraps things up!! :clap: Thanks again Lucretia and Ruth, for all of your vitally-ne...
by dvimont
April 21st, 2014, 11:27 pm
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Audiobook File (M4B) Availability & Production! - cont.
Replies: 3222
Views: 245244

Re: Audiobook File (M4B) Availability & Production! - cont.

Here are the three m4b files for ON THE NATURE OF THINGS (in a zip file): https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/2023253/onthenatureofthings_m4b_files.zip Here is the link to the catalog page for the audiobook: https://librivox.org/on-the-nature-of-things-by-lucretius-2/ Thanks a bunch, Dan Eidt: Thank...
by dvimont
April 21st, 2014, 7:16 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things by Lucretius -rg
Replies: 181
Views: 18269

Re: COMPLETE [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things by Lucretius

I just posted the cover art over in the Cover Art thread...
by dvimont
April 21st, 2014, 7:13 pm
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Volunteer CD Covers! Working Thread
Replies: 12110
Views: 742092

Re: New! Volunteer CD Covers! - cont.

Here are the cover files for ON THE NATURE OF THINGS , which was recently added to the catalog. Zip file: https://librivox.org/uploads/covers/onthenatureofthings_1404.zip Catalog page for ON THE NATURE OF THINGS: https://librivox.org/on-the-nature-of-things-by-lucretius-2/ Please let me know if thes...
by dvimont
April 20th, 2014, 7:12 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things by Lucretius -rg
Replies: 181
Views: 18269

Re: [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things, by Lucretius - rg

Here is a synopsis: On the Nature of Things, written in the first century BCE by Titus Lucretius Carus, is one of the principle expositions on Epicurean philosophy and science to have survived from antiquity. Far from being a dry treatise on the many topics it covers, the original Latin version (ent...
by dvimont
April 19th, 2014, 9:48 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things by Lucretius -rg
Replies: 181
Views: 18269

Re: [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things, by Lucretius - rg

Okay, the corrected version of Section 32 has been uploaded: https://librivox.org/uploads/ruthieg/onthenatureofthings_32_lucretius.mp3 SIZE: 14.2 MB DURATION: 15:32 As always, Lucretia, thanks for the impeccable PLing!! :clap: Ruth, I'll get the new synopsis and CD cover produced in the next couple ...
by dvimont
April 19th, 2014, 4:38 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things by Lucretius -rg
Replies: 181
Views: 18269

Re: [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things, by Lucretius - rg

lubee930 wrote:Section 32:
--At ~2:50 the text shows "...recurrent spasms of vomiting would rack..."--but I hear "...recurring spasms of vomiting would rack..."
Thanks Lucretia! I'll get a corrected version posted soon (and yes, it is hard to imagine a more "doom and gloom" ending to such a work :().
by dvimont
April 19th, 2014, 12:56 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things by Lucretius -rg
Replies: 181
Views: 18269

Re: [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things, by Lucretius - rg

Okay, I'll come up with a public domain summary, and I'll create both the CD cover and M4B version.

Thanks!
by dvimont
April 18th, 2014, 7:50 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things by Lucretius -rg
Replies: 181
Views: 18269

Re: [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things, by Lucretius - rg

Here is the final section -- The Plague Athens : https://librivox.org/uploads/ruthieg/onthenatureofthings_32_lucretius.mp3 SIZE: 14.2 MB DURATION: 15:32 There was one ambiguous word in this section that was possibly an OCR error -- the word appears as "chocked" in the Gutenberg edition, but appears ...
by dvimont
April 17th, 2014, 7:01 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things by Lucretius -rg
Replies: 181
Views: 18269

Re: [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things, by Lucretius - rg

lubee930 wrote:I can't manage 45 seconds without a flub--much less 45 minutes. :roll: You make wonderful recordings, Dan
Thanks Lucretia! 8-)
Now -- on to the final section!!
by dvimont
April 16th, 2014, 6:39 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things by Lucretius -rg
Replies: 181
Views: 18269

Re: [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things, by Lucretius - rg

Here is the penultimate section -- section 31:
Book VI, Part 3: Extraordinary and Paradoxical Telluric Phenomena

https://librivox.org/uploads/ruthieg/onthenatureofthings_31_lucretius.mp3

SIZE: 42.2 MB
DURATION: 46:05

... almost done!

Thanks,

Dan
by dvimont
April 9th, 2014, 10:59 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things by Lucretius -rg
Replies: 181
Views: 18269

Re: [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things, by Lucretius - rg

Section 30 is ready for the PL treatment. ("Book VI, Part 2: Great Meteorological Phenomena, Etc.")

https://librivox.org/uploads/ruthieg/onthenatureofthings_30_lucretius.mp3

SIZE: 42.9 MB
DURATION: 46:57

Thanks,

Dan
by dvimont
April 7th, 2014, 11:14 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things by Lucretius -rg
Replies: 181
Views: 18269

Re: [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things, by Lucretius - rg

Sorry about the delay in producing the remainder of the work (just three sections left!). I was away for a couple of weeks, but I'm back now and should be able to produce the next (rather lengthy) section this week.

Thanks,

Dan
by dvimont
March 7th, 2014, 9:29 pm
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things by Lucretius -rg
Replies: 181
Views: 18269

Re: [CLASSICS] On the Nature of Things, by Lucretius - rg

Here's Section 29 -- Book VI, Part 1: Proem : https://librivox.org/uploads/ruthieg/onthenatureofthings_29_lucretius.mp3 Duration: 9:11 Size: 8.41 MB In this section, there is an awkward set of contiguous fragments to which I tried to give a natural flow, and the way I decided to read it required me ...