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Post Posted:: September 27th, 2017, 8:00 pm 

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Wayside and Woodland Trees: A pocket guide to the British sylva by Edward Step (1855 - 1931).

All audio files can be found on our catalog page: http://librivox.org/wayside-and-woodland-trees-a-pocket-guide-to-the-british-sylva-by-edward-step/

Quote:
"The purpose of this volume is not the addition of one more to the numerous treatises upon sylviculture or forestry, but to afford a straightforward means for the identification of our native trees and larger shrubs for the convenience of the rural rambler and Nature-lover. The list of British arborescent plants is a somewhat meagre one, but all that could be done in a pocket volume by way of supplementing it has been done—by adding some account of those exotics that have long been naturalized in our woods, and a few of more recent introduction that have already become conspicuous ornaments in many public and private parks." From the Preface ( KHand)



  • Text source (only read from this text!): http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/34740
  • Type of proof-listening required (Note: please read the PL FAQ): standard



    IMPORTANT - soloist, please note: in order to limit the amount of languishing projects (and hence the amount of files on our hard-pressed server), we ask that you post an update at least once a month in your project thread, even if you haven't managed to record anything. If we don't hear from you for three months, your project may be opened up to a group project if a Book Coordinator is found. Files you have completed will be used in this project. If you haven't recorded anything yet, your project will be removed from the forum (contact any admin to see if it can be re-instated).
    Please don't download or listen to files belonging to projects in process (unless you are the BC or PL). Our servers are not set up to handle the greater volume of traffic. Please wait until the project has been completed. Thanks!



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  • Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): (Edward Step) : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Step

  • Link to title on Wikipedia (if available):
  • Number of sections (files) this project will have: 10
  • Does the project have an introduction or preface [y/n]: Yes
  • Original publication date (if known):
  • If you are a new volunteer, how would you like your name (or pseudonym) credited in the catalog? Do you have a URL you would like associated with your name?:
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Genres for the project: *Non-fiction/Nature; *Non-fiction/Reference

Keywords that describe the book: trees, britian, forestry, shrubs

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[*]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 Wayside and Woodland Trees: A pocket guide to the British sylva. 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:
    "Wayside and Woodland Trees: A pocket guide to the British sylva, by Edward Step. [Chapter]"


For the second and all subsequent sections, you may optionally use the shortened form of this intro disclaimer:
  • "Section [number] of Wayside and Woodland Trees: A pocket guide to the British sylva by Edward Step. 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 [Section]"
  • 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 Wayside and Woodland Trees: A pocket guide to the British sylva, by Edward Step. "

There should be 5 seconds silence at the end of the recording, or 10 seconds for files longer than 30 minutes.

[*]Example filename waysidewoodlandtrees_##_step_128kb.mp3 (all lower-case) where ## is the section number (e.g. waysidewoodlandtrees_01_step_128kb.mp3)

[*]Example ID3 V2 tags
Artist: Edward Step
Title: ## - [Section title]
Album: Wayside and Woodland Trees: A pocket guide to the British sylva


Transfer of files (completed recordings)
Please always post in this forum thread when you've sent a file. Also, post the length of the recording (file duration: mm:ss) together with the link.
  • Upload your file with the LibriVox Uploader:https://librivox.org/login/uploader
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  • You'll need to select the MC, which for this project is: lt - Lynnet
  • When your upload is complete, you will receive a link - please post it in this thread.
  • If this doesn't work, or you have questions, please check our How To Send Your Recording wiki page.


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Post Posted:: September 28th, 2017, 4:21 am 
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I will set this up for you.
Back in a few minutes with the MW.

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Post Posted:: September 28th, 2017, 4:26 am 
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All set. Have fun with it.

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Post Posted:: September 28th, 2017, 5:59 am 

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Thanks Lynne!

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Post Posted:: September 28th, 2017, 5:52 pm 

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Do you need a DPL? :D

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Post Posted:: September 28th, 2017, 5:56 pm 

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Yes, please!

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Post Posted:: September 28th, 2017, 9:53 pm 
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Helen added as DPL. Moving to Going Solo.

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Post Posted:: September 29th, 2017, 12:43 pm 

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This topic sounds very interesting. :thumbs:

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Post Posted:: October 3rd, 2017, 8:26 pm 

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Section 0 is ready for PL!

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Post Posted:: October 4th, 2017, 4:45 pm 

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sect 0 Preface and Introductory

PL OK

great job :thumbs:

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Post Posted:: October 15th, 2017, 12:53 pm 

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Section 1 is ready for PL!

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Post Posted:: October 15th, 2017, 1:50 pm 

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sect 1 Native Trees and Shrubs, Part 1

PL OK :thumbs:

You are amazing. :clap:

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Post Posted:: November 11th, 2017, 7:12 pm 

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Section 2 is ready for PL.

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Post Posted:: November 12th, 2017, 8:45 pm 

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sect 2 Native Trees and Shrubs, Part 2

PL note:

(pg 38) 15:23 before the stigma of that flower is fitted (I hear a yawn) then the line is repeated


*after that I could not stop yawning for the rest of the night :wink:

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Post Posted:: November 20th, 2017, 8:17 pm 

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My apologies for the yawn....It happens more than you think, thankfully I catch most of them!

Section 2 is ready for spot PL and 3 is ready for its first listen through!

Thanks!

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