COMPLETE The Judgement of Valhalla by Gilbert Frankau-mas

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NemoR
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Post by NemoR » July 26th, 2017, 9:03 am

The Judgement of Valhalla by Gilbert Frankau (1884 - 1952).


This project is now complete. All audio files can be found on our catalog page: https://librivox.org/the-judgement-of-valhalla-by-gilbert-frankau/

Gilbert Frankau was a prolific and popular British novelist who wrote both in prose and verse and had fifty works published over a fifty year period. He is considered one of the war poets of World War I. This collection of his poems, published in 1918, reflect his experiences which included fighting in some of the major battles of the war at Loos, Ypres and the Somme. ( Nemo)
  1. Text source (only read from this text!): http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/53756
  2. Type of proof-listening required (Note: please read the PL FAQ): standard

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  3. The reader will record the following at the beginning and end of each file:
    No more than 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning of the recording!
    START of recording (Intro):
    • "Section [number] of The Judgement of Valhalla. This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information, or to volunteer, please visit: librivox DOT org"
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      "Recording by [your name], [city, your blog, podcast, web address]"
    • Say:
      "The Judgement of Valhalla, by Gilbert Frankau. [Section]"


    For the second and all subsequent sections, you may optionally use the shortened form of this intro disclaimer:
    • "Section [number] of The Judgement of Valhalla by Gilbert Frankau. This LibriVox recording is in the Public Domain."
    • If you wish, say:
      "Recording by [your name], [city, your blog, podcast, web address]"
    • Only if applicable, say:
      "[Section title]"
    END of recording:
    • At the end of the section, say:
      "End of [Poem]"
    • 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 The Judgement of Valhalla, by Gilbert Frankau. "

    There should be 5 seconds silence at the end of the recording.
  4. Example filename judgementofvalhalla_##_frankau_128kb.mp3 (all lower-case) where ## is the section number
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Nemo

“The Tao is very close, but everyone looks far away.
Life is very simple, but everyone seeks difficulty.”

NemoR
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Post by NemoR » July 26th, 2017, 9:05 am

Future MC - Eva Davis (bluechien) has agreed to be DPL for this project.

Thanks,

Nemo
Nemo

“The Tao is very close, but everyone looks far away.
Life is very simple, but everyone seeks difficulty.”

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » July 26th, 2017, 6:49 pm

Nemo,
I'd be happy to MC this for you. I'll get your MW set up.
MaryAnn

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Post by NemoR » July 26th, 2017, 7:14 pm

MaryAnnSpiegel wrote:Nemo,
I'd be happy to MC this for you. I'll get your MW set up.
MaryAnn
Yeah MaryAnn!

Thank you, you are awesome!

Nemo
Nemo

“The Tao is very close, but everyone looks far away.
Life is very simple, but everyone seeks difficulty.”

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » July 26th, 2017, 7:35 pm

No problem Nemo. Once Eva checks in we will move to going solo.
MaryAnn

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » July 29th, 2017, 4:45 am

OK, we'll move to going solo to keep the launch pad tidy.

Nemo - once you post the first section for PL, please be sure to send a PM to Eva so she can find the thread and get subscribed.

MaryAnn

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Post by bluechien » July 31st, 2017, 8:20 am

Hello MaryAnn, thank you for setting this up. I'm subscribed and checking in as DPL.

We've been at the hospital the past few days and Nemo will not be on for a while.

Thanks,
Eva
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Trattando l’ombre come cosa salda.

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » July 31st, 2017, 1:59 pm

Thanks for letting me know Eva. Hope whatever or whoever took you to the hospital is now on the mend . . .

Regards,
MaryAnn

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Post by NemoR » August 18th, 2017, 2:19 pm

Nemo

“The Tao is very close, but everyone looks far away.
Life is very simple, but everyone seeks difficulty.”

NemoR
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Post by NemoR » August 28th, 2017, 3:09 pm

Nemo

“The Tao is very close, but everyone looks far away.
Life is very simple, but everyone seeks difficulty.”

NemoR
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Joined: February 27th, 2017, 1:48 pm
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Post by NemoR » September 3rd, 2017, 8:46 am

Nemo

“The Tao is very close, but everyone looks far away.
Life is very simple, but everyone seeks difficulty.”

bluechien
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Post by bluechien » September 3rd, 2017, 3:09 pm

All 4 poems PL okay, and beautiful readings. :9:
Eva D
Quando dismento nostra vanitate
Trattando l’ombre come cosa salda.

NemoR
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Post by NemoR » September 6th, 2017, 1:06 pm

bluechien wrote:All 4 poems PL okay, and beautiful readings. :9:
Thank you Eva!!!

:D
Nemo

“The Tao is very close, but everyone looks far away.
Life is very simple, but everyone seeks difficulty.”

NemoR
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Post by NemoR » September 6th, 2017, 1:06 pm

Nemo

“The Tao is very close, but everyone looks far away.
Life is very simple, but everyone seeks difficulty.”

NemoR
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Joined: February 27th, 2017, 1:48 pm
Location: Seal Harbor, Maine USA

Post by NemoR » September 10th, 2017, 6:40 pm

Nemo

“The Tao is very close, but everyone looks far away.
Life is very simple, but everyone seeks difficulty.”

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