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Post by Leni » February 28th, 2020, 8:37 pm

The Memorable Thoughts of Socrates by Xenophon, translated by Edward Bysshe (17th c.-1715).
Xenophon's best memorial of his old guide, philosopher, and friend is this work, in which Xenophon brought together in simple and direct form the views of life that had been made clear to himself by the teaching of Socrates. Xenophon is throughout opposing a plain tale to the false accusations against Socrates. He does not idealise, but he feels strongly, and he shows clearly the worth of the wisdom that touches at every point the actual conduct of the lives of men.(Summary by Craig Campbell)
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Post by Leni » February 29th, 2020, 7:36 am

Looking for a DPLer and ready for readers!
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Post by soupy » February 29th, 2020, 9:08 am

I'll take section 3 and DPL :D

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Post by Leni » February 29th, 2020, 12:49 pm

soupy wrote:
February 29th, 2020, 9:08 am
I'll take section 3 and DPL :D

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Great, thanks! I can PL your section then.
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Post by Leni » March 1st, 2020, 9:06 am

Moving us to Readers Wanted.
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Post by btuten » March 1st, 2020, 2:45 pm

Hi Leni and Craig-- you guys seem to have all the best books!
I'll do the Introduction and Book 1 chapter 1.

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Post by Leni » March 1st, 2020, 8:25 pm

btuten wrote:
March 1st, 2020, 2:45 pm
Hi Leni and Craig-- you guys seem to have all the best books!
I'll do the Introduction and Book 1 chapter 1.

Belle
I tend to agree :mrgreen: Thanks for claiming, Belle.
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Post by gmdavestevens » March 2nd, 2020, 5:51 pm

Hello!

This will be my first actual reading, so this is my first time claiming a section.
I would like to read section 11.

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Post by Leni » March 2nd, 2020, 6:26 pm

gmdavestevens wrote:
March 2nd, 2020, 5:51 pm
Hello!

This will be my first actual reading, so this is my first time claiming a section.
I would like to read section 11.

-Dave

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Hello, Dave, and welcome. Thanks for claiming. I see you already posted your one-minute test. Please make sure to check the feedback there. :) Also, I need to know under which name/pseudonym you would like to appear in our catalog. Thanks!
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Post by gmdavestevens » March 2nd, 2020, 6:34 pm

Do most people use their usernames? I was kind of unsure what "in the catalog" actually meant. I would be OK just being "Dave Stevens" I suppose.

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Post by Leni » March 3rd, 2020, 6:22 am

gmdavestevens wrote:
March 2nd, 2020, 6:34 pm
Do most people use their usernames? I was kind of unsure what "in the catalog" actually meant. I would be OK just being "Dave Stevens" I suppose.
People use their usernames, their names, a nickname... a lot of things. :D It means how your contributions will be credited in the catalog when the book is finished. You have a catalog page now that you can see here: https://librivox.org/reader/13947 I added Dave Stevens. :D Thanks!
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Post by Kikisaulite » March 3rd, 2020, 2:30 pm

Sections 15 to 19, please!
K. :)
Keep your mind here and now, where it belongs.

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Post by Leni » March 3rd, 2020, 6:43 pm

Kikisaulite wrote:
March 3rd, 2020, 2:30 pm
Sections 15 to 19, please!
K. :)
Thanks, Kristine! Assigned!
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Post by melissa412 » March 4th, 2020, 1:18 pm

Can I please record BOOK 1, CHAPTER II. SOCRATES NOT A DEBAUCHER OF YOUTH?

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