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Post Posted:: October 21st, 2017, 12:55 pm 
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THE TALES OF MOTHER GOOSE by Charles Perrault (1628 - 1703). Translated by charles welsh (1850 - 1914)

This project can be found in our catalog at http://librivox.org/the-tales-of-mother-goose-by-charles-perrault/

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These stories were the original ones collected by Charles Perrault and published in French in 1696. You may have heard of some of them and they are probably a bit different than what you may expect, coming from an age and time when the ears of our children were not considered so delicate." For example:
"Grandmamma, what great teeth you have got!"
"That is to eat thee up."
And, saying these words, this wicked Wolf fell upon Little Red Riding-hood, and ate her all up
." And that folks, is the end of the story. No nearby woodsman bursts in to save her, the wolf burps happily and the moral of the story is hammered home with a vengeance that even the most vapid little girl or boy cannot misunderstand. What great stuff. ( Phil chenevert)



  • Text source (only read from this text!): http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/17208
  • 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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    Genres for the project: Children's Fiction/Myths, Legends & Fairy Tales

    Keywords that describe the book:

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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):
    • "Chapter [number] of THE TALES OF MOTHER GOOSE. 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 TALES OF MOTHER GOOSE, by Charles Perrault. Translated by charles welsh (1850 - 1914) [Chapter]"


    For the second and all subsequent sections, you may optionally use the shortened form of this intro disclaimer:
    • "Chapter [number] of THE TALES OF MOTHER GOOSE by Charles Perrault. Translated by charles welsh (1850 - 1914) 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:
      "[Chapter title]"

    END of recording:
    • At the end of the section, say:
      "End of [Chapter]"
    • 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 THE TALES OF MOTHER GOOSE, by Charles Perrault. Translated by charles welsh (1850 - 1914)"

    There should be 5 seconds silence at the end of the recording, or 10 seconds for files longer than 30 minutes.
  • Example filename thetalesofmothergoose_##_perrault.mp3 (all lower-case) where ## is the section number (e.g. thetalesofmothergoose_01_perrault.mp3)

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    [b]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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      (If you have trouble reading the image above, please message an admin)
    • You'll need to select the MC, which for this project is: yy - yyyyy
    • 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.


    Any questions?
    Please post below

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Post Posted:: October 21st, 2017, 2:47 pm 
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I love the illustration on page 84 :D . Would you like a DPL ?

Anne

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Post Posted:: October 21st, 2017, 3:06 pm 
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annise wrote:
I love the illustration on page 84 :D . Would you like a DPL ?

Anne

Certainly Anne. If you can stand the hard core story telling :roll: and yes, that is a darling illustration.

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Post Posted:: November 4th, 2017, 10:43 am 
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The firstfew stories are in the mw. :D watch out for ogres, they love to eat little children. Also, sleeping Beauty is ... odd is the only word I can think of. Odd.... i know fairy stories are not known for their internal logic but this one pushes the boundries.

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Post Posted:: November 7th, 2017, 8:00 pm 
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A few ore stories are in the mw.

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Post Posted:: November 7th, 2017, 8:15 pm 
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downloading now ....

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Post Posted:: November 7th, 2017, 10:07 pm 
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cinderella if fine - but I need to recharge my battery - well my only mp3 player that gives me the time's battery .
Nice version of Cinderella except marrying those nasty rotten sisters to some poor innocent men. Think how nasty they would be to all their "inferiors"

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Post Posted:: November 8th, 2017, 4:03 am 
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section 2 keeps stopping before the end of the story - I've tried re downloading same result , As you don't have the times inn the window it's hard to know if its you or me It's 18:34 which is about where the cook is about to slaughter Dawn

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Post Posted:: November 8th, 2017, 7:34 am 
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annise wrote:
section 2 keeps stopping before the end of the story - I've tried re downloading same result , As you don't have the times inn the window it's hard to know if its you or me It's 18:34 which is about where the cook is about to slaughter Dawn

Anne

I will check it out Anne. We can't leave poor Dawn in jeopardy like that. :roll:
EDIT: I have put the times in the mw.
EDIT: the problem was in the uploaded file, it did cut off for some reason. Will upload again now. DONE and it seemed to h ave worked this time .... the whole file is there.

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Post Posted:: November 10th, 2017, 5:21 am 
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1-6 PL OK :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs: ,
downloading 7 and 8

Anne

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Post Posted:: November 10th, 2017, 5:33 pm 
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7&8 :thumbs: :thumbs:
Sorry for the delay , reall life raised it's ugly head. Thanks for your patience

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Post Posted:: November 10th, 2017, 10:03 pm 
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annise wrote:
7&8 :thumbs: :thumbs:
Sorry for the delay , reall life raised it's ugly head. Thanks for your patience

Anne

No problem Anne. real life does have an ugly head sometimes, doesn't it! I just had some nasty unforseen shocks too but no one was hurt so things will be OK.

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Post Posted:: November 13th, 2017, 9:02 pm 
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This project can be found in our catalog at http://librivox.org/the-tales-of-mother-goose-by-charles-perrault/


Thank yo u Annise. :D

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Post Posted:: November 15th, 2017, 10:45 am 

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Something's not right. If you try to stream individual stories from

https://librivox.org/the-tales-of-mother-goose-by-charles-perrault/

you get a 'file not found' message.

Michael


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Post Posted:: November 15th, 2017, 11:25 am 
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MichaelMaggs wrote:
Something's not right. If you try to stream individual stories from

https://librivox.org/the-tales-of-mother-goose-by-charles-perrault/

you get a 'file not found' message.

Michael

Thanks, I will check it out.

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