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Post Posted:: March 30th, 2017, 10:35 pm 

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Concerning Isabel Carnaby by Ellen Thorneycroft Fowler (1860 - 1929).

This project is now complete! All audio files can now be found on the catalog page for this project: https://librivox.org/concerning-isabel-carnaby-by-ellen-thorneycroft-fowler/

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Isabel Carnaby returns from India. She starts looking for a place in upper class British society. At the begining, people are sceptical of her because she is an orphan. But she will surprise everybody. ( Stav Nisser. )


  1. How to claim a part, and "how it all works" here To find a section to record, simply look at point 5. below at the sections. All the ones without names beside them are "up for grabs." Click "Post reply" at the top left of the screen and tell us which section you would like to read (include the section number from the left-most column in the reader list, please). Read points 6. to 8. below for what to do before, during and after your recording.
  2. New to recording? Please read our Newbie Guide to Recording!
  3. Is there a deadline? We ask that you submit your recorded sections within 1-2 months of placing your claim. Please note that to be fair to the readers who have completed their sections in a timely way, if you haven't submitted your recording(s) after two months, your sections will automatically be re-opened for other readers to claim, unless you post in this thread to request an extension. Extensions will be granted at the discretion of the Book Coordinator. If you cannot do your section, for whatever reason, just let me know and it'll go back to the pool. There's no shame in this; we're all volunteers and things happen.Please do not sign up for more sections than you can complete within the two month deadline.
  4. Where do I find the text? Source text (please only read from this text!): https://archive.org/details/concerningisabe04fowlgoog
  5. Please claim sections (the numbers in the first column below)! If this is your first recording, please let me know under which name or pseudonym you'd like to appear in the LibriVox catalogue. We can also link to a personal website/blog.

    Prospective Prooflisteners: Please read the Listeners Wanted FAQ before listening! Level of prooflistening requested: standard

    Please note: each page is about 2 minutes of finished recording.



    Please don't download or listen to files belonging to projects in process (unless you are the BC or PL). Our servers are not set up to handle the greater volume of traffic. Please wait until the project has been completed. Thanks!



    Magic Window:



    BC Admin

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    This paragraph is temporary and will be replaced by the MC with the list of sections and reader (Magic Window) once this project is in the admin system.
    • Project Code: UWcpIFZB
    • Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): (Ellen Thorneycroft Fowler ) : hhttps://en.wikipedia.org/ellen_Thorneycroft_Fowler
    • Link to title on Wikipedia (if available):
    • Number of sections (files) this project will have: 25
    • Does the project have an introduction or preface [y/n]: Yes
    • Original publication date (if known): 1898
    • If you are a new volunteer, how would you like your name (or pseudonym) credited in the catalog? Do you have a URL you would like associated with your name?:
    ============================================
    Genres for the project: Family Life; General Fiction; Romance
    Keywords that describe the book: politics, love story, childhood, social novel, family drama
    ============================================

  6. BEFORE recording: Please check the Recording Notes: http://librivox.org/forum/viewtopic.php?p=6427#6430

    Set your recording software to:
    Channels: 1 (Mono)
    Bit Rate: 128 kbps
    Sample Rate: 44.1 kHz

  7. DURING recording:
    No more than 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning of the recording!
    Make sure you add this to the beginning of your recording:
    START of recording (Intro)
    • "Chapter [number] of Concerning Isabel Carnaby . This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information, or to volunteer, please visit: librivox DOT org"
    • If you wish, say: "Recording by [your name], [city, your blog, podcast, web address]"
    • Say:
      "Concerning Isabel Carnaby , by Ellen Thorneycroft Fowler . [Chapter]"

    END of recording
    • At the end of the section, say:
      "End of Chapter [number]"
    • If you wish, say:
      "Recording by [your name], [city, your blog, podcast, web address]"
    • At the end of the book, say (in addition):
      "End of Concerning Isabel Carnaby , by Ellen Thorneycroft Fowler . "

    There should be 5 seconds silence at the end of the recording.

    Please remember to check this thread frequently for updates!
  8. AFTER recording
    Need noise-cleaning?
    Listen to your file through headphones. If you can hear some constant background noise (hiss/buzz), you may want to clean it up a bit. The new (free) version 1.3.3. of Audacity has much improved noise-cleaning. See this LibriVox wiki page for a complete guide.
    Save files as
    128 kbps MP3
    isabelcarnaby_##_fowler_128kb.mp3 (all lower-case) where ## is the section number (e.g. isabelcarnaby_01_fowler_128kb.mp3)
  9. [b]Example ID3 V2 tags You can fill in the ID3 tags if you like, but it is not necessary since it happens automatically at cataloging, anyway.
    (To find out more about ID3 tags, go to our wiki: http://wiki.librivox.org/index.php/What_is_ID3)
    If you'd like, add the following tags to your .mp3 file (how you do this depends on which software you use – if you are unsure about ID3 tags, send me a message). Please mind upper and lower case!
    Artist: Ellen Thorneycroft Fowler
    Title: ## - [Section title]
    Album: Concerning Isabel Carnaby

    Please ignore tags for Genre and Track Number - these will be filled in automatically at the cataloguing stage.
    Transfer of files (completed recordings) Please always post in this forum thread when you've sent a file. Also, post the length of the recording (file duration: mm:ss) together with the link.
    • Upload your file with the LibriVox Uploader: https://librivox.org/login/uploader
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      (If you have trouble reading the image above, please message an admin)
    • You'll need to select the MC, which for this project is: kathrinee
    • When your upload is complete, you will receive a link - please post it in this thread.
    • If this doesn't work, or you have questions, please check our How To Send Your Recording wiki page.


    Any questions?
    Please post below
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Want to read about happy people? Try the Subjection of Isabel Carnaby.
Like mysterys? Try A Coin of Edward VII and The Maid of Sker.
Want to read a delightful romance? How about mrs. Dymond?
Love Louisa May Alcotte? Moods is waiting for you.


Last edited by miss stav on April 12th, 2017, 11:20 am, edited 2 times in total.

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Post Posted:: March 30th, 2017, 10:38 pm 

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Dear future Mc,
I would like to let you know that, although the etext is from archive.org- and sometimes etexts from that sight are not accessible and I cannot make the mw- this is a very accessible text and I can make the mw as usual. I thiought this might be a considuration. I may not have had to start it, but I fell in love with this book the moment I started reading it- so I hope you will to.
Stav.

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Want to read about happy people? Try the Subjection of Isabel Carnaby.
Like mysterys? Try A Coin of Edward VII and The Maid of Sker.
Want to read a delightful romance? How about mrs. Dymond?
Love Louisa May Alcotte? Moods is waiting for you.


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Post Posted:: April 1st, 2017, 9:10 am 
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I can set this up for you, Stav (smile)

ETA:
The MW is ready for filling out now

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Post Posted:: April 5th, 2017, 11:15 am 

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I see that the window is waiting for me. WIll fill it in tomorrow evening. Mad week at work.

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Want to read about happy people? Try the Subjection of Isabel Carnaby.
Like mysterys? Try A Coin of Edward VII and The Maid of Sker.
Want to read a delightful romance? How about mrs. Dymond?
Love Louisa May Alcotte? Moods is waiting for you.


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Post Posted:: April 11th, 2017, 8:54 am 

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I finaly got around to fill in the mw. The etext was rather accessible but there are some things I could not know:
1. in which page chapter 7 starts?
2. What is the name of chapter 16?
3. Which is the last page (I guessed by the number on my computer, but am not sure about it).
However, I filled in what I could. Sorry it took so long.

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Want to read about happy people? Try the Subjection of Isabel Carnaby.
Like mysterys? Try A Coin of Edward VII and The Maid of Sker.
Want to read a delightful romance? How about mrs. Dymond?
Love Louisa May Alcotte? Moods is waiting for you.


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Post Posted:: April 12th, 2017, 10:35 am 
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Looks good!

Here are the answers to your questions. I can't put it into the MW right now, but can do so tomorrow (Thursday) or Friday, if you dont have time to do so before.

miss stav wrote:
1. in which page chapter 7 starts?
2. What is the name of chapter 16?
3. Which is the last page (I guessed by the number on my computer, but am not sure about it).


1. chapter 7 starts on page 91
2. the name of chapter 16 is Success
3. the last page of the novel is page 360.

(smile)

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Post Posted:: April 12th, 2017, 11:04 am 

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I was wrong. The chapter for which I do not know the starting page is 8, not 7. Sorry.

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Want to read about happy people? Try the Subjection of Isabel Carnaby.
Like mysterys? Try A Coin of Edward VII and The Maid of Sker.
Want to read a delightful romance? How about mrs. Dymond?
Love Louisa May Alcotte? Moods is waiting for you.


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Post Posted:: April 12th, 2017, 11:08 am 
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chapter 8 starts on page 105

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Post Posted:: April 12th, 2017, 11:19 am 

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Thanks. The window is completely ready.

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Post Posted:: April 12th, 2017, 11:24 am 
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Great! I'll move us over to Readers Wanted: Books later today.

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Post Posted:: June 13th, 2017, 8:00 pm 
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Stav,
May I read prologue and chapter 1?
MaryAnn

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Post Posted:: June 13th, 2017, 11:10 pm 

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Hi MaryAnne,
sure. All yours. You made my day.
Stav.

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Like mysterys? Try A Coin of Edward VII and The Maid of Sker.
Want to read a delightful romance? How about mrs. Dymond?
Love Louisa May Alcotte? Moods is waiting for you.


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Post Posted:: June 14th, 2017, 8:47 am 
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MW is updated
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Post Posted:: July 29th, 2017, 11:10 am 

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Hi Stav.

I would like to take chapters 2 & 3.

Mary Bell


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Post Posted:: July 29th, 2017, 11:20 am 

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Hi Mary,
how are you? What a wonderful surprise. Chapters 2 and 3 are all yours. Have a lot of fun.
Stav.

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Want to read about happy people? Try the Subjection of Isabel Carnaby.
Like mysterys? Try A Coin of Edward VII and The Maid of Sker.
Want to read a delightful romance? How about mrs. Dymond?
Love Louisa May Alcotte? Moods is waiting for you.


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