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Post by Leni » May 16th, 2020, 9:06 am

The Empresses of Constantinople by Joseph Martin McCabe (1867 - 1955).


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In concluding an earlier volume on the mistresses of the western Roman Empire I observed that, as the gallery of fair and frail ladies closed, we stood at the door of “the long, quaint gallery of the Byzantine Empresses.” It seemed natural and desirable to pass on to this more interesting and less familiar series of the mistresses of the eastern Roman Empire, and the present volume will therefore tell the story of the Empresses, or Queens, as they preferred to be called, who occupied the throne set up by Constantine in New Rome, or ancient Byzantium. (Summary taken from the author's introduction)
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Post by Leni » May 16th, 2020, 10:53 am

This is the continuation of The Empresses of Rome, now almost complete! :D

Looking for a DPLer and readers.
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Post by RitaBoutros » May 16th, 2020, 12:36 pm

Leni, I would love to do the first 10 sections, if possible!

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Post by Leni » May 16th, 2020, 12:43 pm

RitaBoutros wrote:
May 16th, 2020, 12:36 pm
Leni, I would love to do the first 10 sections, if possible!
These empresses are quite addictive, aren't they?

Just confirming: you mean sections 0-9? 0-10? 1-10?

Thanks! :D
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Post by RitaBoutros » May 16th, 2020, 12:47 pm

I love anything with history!

Yes, I'll do the preface and through to section 10. Thanks a bunch

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Post by Leni » May 16th, 2020, 12:57 pm

RitaBoutros wrote:
May 16th, 2020, 12:47 pm
I love anything with history!

Yes, I'll do the preface and through to section 10. Thanks a bunch
Assigned, thanks a lot!
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Post by Leni » May 25th, 2020, 7:35 am

Thanks, Rita!
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Post by RitaBoutros » May 25th, 2020, 7:49 am

Leni, just a FYI: When I type in the title in the "Search the Catalog" tab, it does not connect to the book.

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Post by Leni » May 25th, 2020, 8:12 am

RitaBoutros wrote:
May 25th, 2020, 7:49 am
Leni, just a FYI: When I type in the title in the "Search the Catalog" tab, it does not connect to the book.
Thanks for the note: that is what happens when one forgets to add the thread url to the database :roll: It should be fixed now.
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Post by LGroden » May 26th, 2020, 7:14 am

Hi, I can PL sections 0 and 1 (when it is available), if that works for you. I might be able to be a DPL if I have the time. I should find out in the next couple of days.

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Post by Leni » May 27th, 2020, 10:11 am

LGroden wrote:
May 26th, 2020, 7:14 am
Hi, I can PL sections 0 and 1 (when it is available), if that works for you. I might be able to be a DPL if I have the time. I should find out in the next couple of days.
Ok, please do. :)
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Post by LGroden » May 28th, 2020, 8:55 am

Sections 0 and 1 sound great! In section 1 (~0:20) "The Empresses of Constantinople, by Joseph McCabe" should be repeated right before the the chapter number and title are mentioned.
I would like to be the DPL for this project, is possible.

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