[NONFIC] Self-Help, by Samuel Smiles - tg

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mleigh
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Post by mleigh » October 28th, 2020, 5:03 pm

Here is Ch III. The Great Potters—Palissy, Böttgher, Wedgwood

Section 7:

https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/selfhelp_07_smiles_128kb.mp3
26:47


Section 8:

https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/selfhelp_08_smiles_128kb.mp3
26:58


Quite fascinating to read.

Thanks,

M

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Post by TriciaG » October 28th, 2020, 5:26 pm

Thank you! PL probably tomorrow. :)
Short essays: Elia, and The Last Essays of Elia
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Post by TriciaG » October 29th, 2020, 7:28 am

Section 7:
5:48-ish: Stumble & repeat: "Palissy left his father's house"

Section 8: PL OK!
Short essays: Elia, and The Last Essays of Elia
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5

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Post by mleigh » October 29th, 2020, 8:43 am

TriciaG wrote:
October 29th, 2020, 7:28 am
Section 7:
5:48-ish: Stumble & repeat: "Palissy left his father's house"

Section 8: PL OK!
That is my favorite kind of fix - nice and easy.

Here is the new file:
https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/selfhelp_07_smiles_128kb.mp3
26:45

Thanks,

M

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Post by TriciaG » October 29th, 2020, 10:01 am

Thanks! PL OK! :)
Short essays: Elia, and The Last Essays of Elia
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5

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Post by Owlivia » October 29th, 2020, 11:26 am


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Post by TriciaG » October 29th, 2020, 2:54 pm

Section 14 PL OK. Thanks!

We have Cellini's autobiography. I also see we have his treatise on goldsmithing as an on-hold project.
Short essays: Elia, and The Last Essays of Elia
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5

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Post by Owlivia » October 29th, 2020, 3:03 pm

TriciaG wrote:
October 29th, 2020, 2:54 pm
Section 14 PL OK. Thanks!

We have Cellini's autobiography. I also see we have his treatise on goldsmithing as an on-hold project.
He was QUITE a character, apparently!

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Post by JaneGrey17 » November 13th, 2020, 3:21 pm

17:35 minutes in length

Chapter 8 Section 23:

https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/selfhelp_23_smiles_128kb.mp3

:D

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Post by TriciaG » November 13th, 2020, 3:47 pm

Thank you! PL'ing tonight...
Short essays: Elia, and The Last Essays of Elia
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5

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Post by TriciaG » November 13th, 2020, 4:08 pm

section 23:

16:16 - "After his Priscilla had been manumitted..." repeated at 16:31 (all between 16:16 and 16:31 can be deleted)
Short essays: Elia, and The Last Essays of Elia
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5

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Post by JaneGrey17 » November 15th, 2020, 4:35 pm

TriciaG,

I have deleted that repeated phrase and now it is complete! The file length is at 17:20.
https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/selfhelp_23_smiles_128kb.mp3

Thanks!!

Jane

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Post by TriciaG » November 15th, 2020, 4:43 pm

Thank you! PL OK. 8-)
Short essays: Elia, and The Last Essays of Elia
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5

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Post by GardenRosie » November 22nd, 2020, 11:24 am

Greetings,


Section 16 - Chapter 6, Workers In Art, part 3

File duration: 22:53

Catalogue name: Cordelia Glende

https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/selfhelp_16_smiles_128kb.mp3


Best wishes!

GardenRosie
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Post by TriciaG » November 22nd, 2020, 12:47 pm

Thank you! It's in the MW now. I should be able to proof-listen within the next couple hours and will post the results in this thread when I'm done. :)
Short essays: Elia, and The Last Essays of Elia
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5

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