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by mahne
June 1st, 2017, 11:27 pm
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Covermakers Chat Thread
Replies: 420
Views: 27305

Re: Covermakers Chat Thread

Just checked on Word 2016 and it has this feature. Not sure about previous Word versions.

Cheers
mahne
by mahne
April 4th, 2017, 12:51 am
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Covermakers Chat Thread
Replies: 420
Views: 27305

Re: Covermakers Chat Thread

Hi there, I'm also using gimp here, actually I was starting making covers to get more aquainted with gimp. Using other fonts is pretty simple, they need to be installed on the computer, then they are available for all programs, so also for gimp. Just need to restart gimp to refresh its fonts list. T...
by mahne
March 31st, 2017, 7:45 am
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: [found]AN Etext Of The Young Pretenders by Edith Henriett
Replies: 8
Views: 1338

Re: Finding AN Etext Of The Young Pretenders by Edith Henrie

This is what you get when it actually works:
https://librivox.org/uploads/tests/From_The_British_Library.zip
but it still is a pdf with scans of the pages, not an etext.

Cheers
mahne
by mahne
March 24th, 2017, 5:58 am
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Volunteer CD Covers! Working Thread
Replies: 11552
Views: 665553

Re: New! Volunteer CD Covers! - cont.

Hi, this: https://librivox.org/uploads/covers/redcrossgirlsinbelgium_1703.zip is the cover for: https://librivox.org/the-red-cross-girls-in-belgium-by-margaret-vandercook/ Cheers mahne ______________ Picture and text taken from book cover http://www.gutenberg.org/files/53730/53730-h/images/cover.jpg...
by mahne
January 24th, 2017, 9:23 am
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Volunteer CD Covers! Working Thread
Replies: 11552
Views: 665553

Re: New! Volunteer CD Covers! - cont.

Hi, this: https://librivox.org/uploads/covers/abbotsfordandnewsteadabbey_1701.zip is the cover for: https://librivox.org/abbotsford-and-newstead-abbey-by-washington-irving/ Cheers mahne ___________ Feeled right to have pictures both of the houses and the popular inhabitants. Hope that listeners are ...
by mahne
January 24th, 2017, 1:09 am
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Volunteer CD Covers! Working Thread
Replies: 11552
Views: 665553

Re: New! Volunteer CD Covers! - cont.

Hi, this: https://librivox.org/uploads/covers/aninquiryintovariolaevaccinae_1701.zip is the cover for: https://librivox.org/an-inquiry-into-the-causes-and-effects-of-the-variolae-vaccinae-by-edward-jenner/ Cheers mahne ________________ A painting of the first vaccination seemed to be fitting for thi...
by mahne
December 23rd, 2016, 6:31 am
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Volunteer CD Covers! Working Thread
Replies: 11552
Views: 665553

Re: New! Volunteer CD Covers! - cont.

and this: https://librivox.org/uploads/covers/LVMSWC_016.zip is the cover for: https://librivox.org/multilingual-short-works-collection-016/ Cheers mahne _______ kept the series by taking rectangle from 014, chose the picture to reflect many little short texts visually. hardest part was to find out ...
by mahne
December 23rd, 2016, 2:15 am
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Volunteer CD Covers! Working Thread
Replies: 11552
Views: 665553

Re: New! Volunteer CD Covers! - cont.

This: https://librivox.org/uploads/covers/girlofthelimberlost_1612.zip is the cover for: https://librivox.org/a-girl-of-the-limberlost-version-2-by-gene-stratton-porter/ Cheers mahne _________ took the frontispiece from here: https://archive.org/details/agirllimberlost00stragoog since it was the onl...
by mahne
December 22nd, 2016, 4:05 am
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Volunteer CD Covers! Working Thread
Replies: 11552
Views: 665553

Re: New! Volunteer CD Covers! - cont.

Hi, this: https://librivox.org/uploads/covers/themakerofopportunities_1612.zip is the cover for: https://librivox.org/the-maker-of-opportunities-by-george-gibbs/ Cheers mahne _______ Decided for the frontispiece because it looked most romantic. Changed it from b/w to a sepia kind. Extended it a litt...
by mahne
December 13th, 2016, 1:16 am
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Volunteer CD Covers! Working Thread
Replies: 11552
Views: 665553

Re: New! Volunteer CD Covers! - cont.

Hi, this: https://librivox.org/uploads/covers/misrepresentativemen_1612.zip is the cover for: https://librivox.org/misrepresentative-men-by-harry-graham/ ___________________________________ Pictures come from the book, initially I wanted four, but the dimension called for 6, 2 of them were originall...
by mahne
December 9th, 2016, 3:20 am
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Volunteer CD Covers! Working Thread
Replies: 11552
Views: 665553

Re: New! Volunteer CD Covers! - cont.

Hi, this: https://librivox.org/uploads/covers/sixfeetfour_1612.zip is the cover for: https://librivox.org/six-feet-four-by-jackson-gregory/ I decided to give a little bit more insight into my intentions when creating the cover and the process how I achieved it, because I found that to be very intere...
by mahne
December 6th, 2016, 3:43 am
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: [RESOLVED] Error while uploading files
Replies: 2
Views: 609

Re: Error while uploading files

Hi,

that normally happens when you got logged out of the uploader, just re-login then.

Cheers
mahne
by mahne
December 2nd, 2016, 1:52 am
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: Volunteer CD Covers! Working Thread
Replies: 11552
Views: 665553

Re: New! Volunteer CD Covers! - cont.

Hi, this: https://librivox.org/uploads/covers/thecagedeagle_1612.zip is the cover for: https://librivox.org/the-caged-eagle-and-other-poems-by-george-sterling/ The description was not adding up, so I changed it to the correct number of 33 poems in the first part, maybe that can be changed in the lv ...