[ESSAY/HUMOR] Plum Pudding: Of Divers Ingredients, Discreetly Blended & Seasoned by Christopher Morley - jo

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Post by silverquill » August 30th, 2018, 8:47 am

Plum Pudding: Of Divers Ingredients, Discreetly Blended & Seasoned by Christopher Morley (1890 - 1957).

Volunteers outside the USA: Christopher Morley died in 1957. His work is still protected by copyright in places, like Europe, where copyright is author's death plus 70 years and Australia (author's death plus 70 years for authors who died after 1954).
Chrisopher Morley was an American literary luminary whose prolific writings included novels, essays, poetry, plays and great journalistic output. This collection of essays is wide ranging in topics, many with his characteristic wit. ( Larry Wilson)
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Post by knotyouraveragejo » August 30th, 2018, 5:25 pm

This sounds like it will be an entertaining listen, Larry. :) I'll set it up for you.

MW is up. Note This will only be PD for U. S. and death plus 50 countries. I'll be back to add the notice to the top post.
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Post by silverquill » August 30th, 2018, 9:15 pm

Thank you so much, Jo!
Yes, a collection of entertaining essays of his times.

MW is filled out (or is it filled in?) and we are ready for a DPL and readers!

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Post by knotyouraveragejo » September 2nd, 2018, 8:49 pm

I moved this to Readers Wanted Short Works based on the word counts. If you would rather it be in the regular Readers Wanted forum, let me know and I can move it there instead.
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Post by silverquill » September 2nd, 2018, 9:15 pm

knotyouraveragejo wrote:
September 2nd, 2018, 8:49 pm
I moved this to Readers Wanted Short Works based on the word counts. If you would rather it be in the regular Readers Wanted forum, let me know and I can move it there instead.
Sound good to me!
Thanks.

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Post by terrybenn » September 5th, 2018, 11:22 am

I'd like to claim DPL if that's possible.

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Post by silverquill » September 5th, 2018, 9:19 pm

terrybenn wrote:
September 5th, 2018, 11:22 am
I'd like to claim DPL if that's possible.
That would be great!
Standard PL.

Thanks.

-- I'll be travelling for the next several days, but I'll check in as I can.

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Post by plaidsicle » September 6th, 2018, 2:43 pm

may I claim 28 - Tadpoles, and 37 - Thoughts in the Subway ?
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Post by knotyouraveragejo » September 6th, 2018, 7:30 pm

Added Terry as DPL. :)
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Post by silverquill » September 6th, 2018, 9:28 pm

plaidsicle wrote:
September 6th, 2018, 2:43 pm
may I claim 28 - Tadpoles, and 37 - Thoughts in the Subway ?
All yours, Amelia.
Thanks so much.

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Post by 2839reader » September 6th, 2018, 9:36 pm

Claim 7-10 please.
Signature: KATHLEEN

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Post by terrybenn » September 7th, 2018, 7:06 am

Hey,

Section 31 seems to be assigned to two people. Just observing.

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Post by knotyouraveragejo » September 7th, 2018, 12:13 pm

Thanks, Terry. Since Larry mentioned he would be traveling, I've gone ahead and fixed that.

Larry - While I am here, I'm also add Kathleen's claim for 7-10 to the MW.
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Post by Smurphy » September 7th, 2018, 12:35 pm

Hi I'd like to claim Section 3 "The Old Reliable"
Thanks

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Post by silverquill » September 9th, 2018, 3:31 pm

Smurphy wrote:
September 7th, 2018, 12:35 pm
Hi I'd like to claim Section 3 "The Old Reliable"
Thanks
Sure, I just need to know what name you would like to be listed under in the LibriVox catalog. Many of us use our real names, but you can chose any pseudonym or nickname that you like.

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