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Post by mleigh » July 28th, 2020, 12:47 pm

Black'erchief Dick by Margery Allingham (1904 - 1966).


Volunteers outside the USA: Margery Allingham, died in 1966. Therefore, this work is still protected by copyright in places like Europe, where copyright is author's death plus 70 years, Australia (author's death plus 70 years for authors who died after 1955) <p>
This is noted mystery writer, Margery Allingham's first novel, written when she was just 18. It a swashbuckling novel of romance and adventure on a British island in the 17th Century ( mleigh)
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    [*] Project Code: 08YXxxun

    [*]Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): (Margery Allingham) : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Margery_Allingham
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    [*]Does the project have an introduction or preface [y/n]: Yes
    [*]Original publication date (if known): 1923
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Keywords that describe the book: adventure, pirates, smuggling, romance', i must confess i am not familiar with this work so these are just from what i've seen online

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Post by TriciaG » July 28th, 2020, 1:53 pm

Umm, the Gutenberg link goes to a totally different book. :hmm: Did you copy the wrong one?
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Post by mleigh » July 28th, 2020, 2:52 pm

TriciaG wrote:
July 28th, 2020, 1:53 pm
Umm, the Gutenberg link goes to a totally different book. :hmm: Did you copy the wrong one?
Sorry about that. Here is the correct link: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/62304

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Post by annise » July 30th, 2020, 3:49 am

I'll set this up - back soon.....all done.

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Post by annise » August 2nd, 2020, 5:51 pm

When you've set up the MW we'll be able to attract some readers :D

Anne

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Post by mleigh » August 3rd, 2020, 2:51 pm

Sorry, I didn't realize that it was waiting on me.

I've put the info in the MW.

Is there anything else I am missing?

Thanks,

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Post by annise » August 3rd, 2020, 3:03 pm

Al looks OK - were you planning to PL ?

I'll move us over to readers wanted

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Post by mleigh » August 3rd, 2020, 3:41 pm

Yes, I will PL it.

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Post by drempels » August 30th, 2020, 7:25 pm

Could I start things off and take Chapter 1?

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Post by mleigh » August 31st, 2020, 11:17 am

drempels wrote:
August 30th, 2020, 7:25 pm
Could I start things off and take Chapter 1?

--Cathy
Yes, certainly.

Thanks,

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Post by mleigh » September 21st, 2020, 4:08 pm

The introduction, section 0 is up and ready for PL

https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/blackerchiefdick_00_allingham_128kb.mp3
14:37

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Post by VocalPenguin » September 21st, 2020, 4:30 pm

Are you still looking for a DPL? There's still a tilde in the thread title.

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Post by annise » September 21st, 2020, 4:35 pm

The BC said they would do it , but the section read by the BC will need PLing if you would like to do it ?

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Post by VocalPenguin » September 21st, 2020, 5:30 pm

Sounds good.

I have listened to the Introduction, and it is PL OK :thumbs:

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Post by mleigh » September 21st, 2020, 6:20 pm

VocalPenguin wrote:
September 21st, 2020, 5:30 pm
Sounds good.

I have listened to the Introduction, and it is PL OK :thumbs:
If you would like to DPL it, you are certainly welcome to do so.

Let me know,

Thanks

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