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Post by TriciaG » September 28th, 2018, 11:41 am

The Curious Lore of Precious Stones by George Frederick Kunz (1856 - 1932).

Full title is "The Curious Lore of Precious Stones, being a description of their sentiments and folklore, superstitions, symbolism, mysticism, use in medicine, protection, prevention, religion, and divination, crystal gazing, birthstones, lucky stones, and talismans, astral, zodiacal, and planetary." Just about everything you ever wanted to know about precious stones, aside from their formation, acquisition, and chemical composition. ( TriciaG)
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Post by dustynovels » September 28th, 2018, 12:41 pm

I'd like to claim sections 2-5 please.

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Post by TriciaG » September 28th, 2018, 12:45 pm

You're in for 2-5. :)
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Sci-Fi removing memories: Dr. Heidenhoff's Process
The Curious Lore of Precious Stones
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Post by dustynovels » September 28th, 2018, 1:04 pm

TriciaG wrote:
September 28th, 2018, 12:45 pm
You're in for 2-5. :)
Thanks!! :)

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Post by Availle » September 28th, 2018, 3:47 pm

Could I do the last two sections, please? :D
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Post by TriciaG » September 28th, 2018, 4:01 pm

You may! :)
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The Curious Lore of Precious Stones
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Post by icequeen » September 28th, 2018, 5:54 pm

Could I have sections 29 and 30, please?
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Post by TriciaG » September 28th, 2018, 5:58 pm

You bet!
Fiction: It Is Never too Late to Mend
Irish Home Rule Arguments: Handbook on Home Rule
Sci-Fi removing memories: Dr. Heidenhoff's Process
The Curious Lore of Precious Stones
Community Podcast re: PL'ing - Call for Submissions

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Post by BettyB » September 28th, 2018, 6:18 pm

I would like to claim the Preface.

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Post by realisticspeakers » September 28th, 2018, 6:42 pm

I would like 13, 14 and 15, please.

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Post by TriciaG » September 29th, 2018, 5:58 am

You're both in. Betty, please ask if you have any questions about my request to read the whole book title. :)
Fiction: It Is Never too Late to Mend
Irish Home Rule Arguments: Handbook on Home Rule
Sci-Fi removing memories: Dr. Heidenhoff's Process
The Curious Lore of Precious Stones
Community Podcast re: PL'ing - Call for Submissions

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Post by TriciaG » September 30th, 2018, 11:02 am

Moved to Readers Wanted!
Fiction: It Is Never too Late to Mend
Irish Home Rule Arguments: Handbook on Home Rule
Sci-Fi removing memories: Dr. Heidenhoff's Process
The Curious Lore of Precious Stones
Community Podcast re: PL'ing - Call for Submissions

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Post by BettyB » October 5th, 2018, 8:46 pm

Would you like me to include the copyright date info and short dedication?
Or maybe just tell me where to stop reading... :D

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Post by TriciaG » October 6th, 2018, 6:20 am

I'm not very clear in my instructions lately, I guess. Sorry! :oops:

For the preface, please read:

"Preface of The Curious Lore of Precious Stones. 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:
"The Curious Lore of Precious Stones, BEING A DESCRIPTION OF THEIR SENTIMENTS AND FOLK LORE, SUPERSTITIONS, SYMBOLISM, MYSTICISM, USE IN MEDICINE, PROTECTION, PREVENTION, RELIGION, AND DIVINATION, CRYSTAL GAZING, BIRTH-STONES, LUCKY STONES AND TALISMANS, ASTRAL, ZODIACAL, AND PLANETARY, by George Frederick Kunz. "

If you want to do the dedication, feel free - your choice. :) Then the preface.
Fiction: It Is Never too Late to Mend
Irish Home Rule Arguments: Handbook on Home Rule
Sci-Fi removing memories: Dr. Heidenhoff's Process
The Curious Lore of Precious Stones
Community Podcast re: PL'ing - Call for Submissions

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Post by realisticspeakers » October 6th, 2018, 6:53 pm


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