Source text (please read only from this text!): https://archive.org/details/iltrattatodevul01aliggoog/page/n231/mode/2up"De Vulgari Eloquentia" is a treatise by Dante Alighieri on the literary dignity and legitimacy of vernacular eloquence; it was written in Latin after the exile, between 1302 and 1305.
The treatise was meant to consist of four books, but only the first and half of the second were completed.
Dante discusses the historical evolution of languages and the search for an illustrious vernacular.
A translation in English is available at https://archive.org/details/translationoflat00dantuoft/page/65/mode/2up . (Summary by Liber)
Target completion date: 2021-09-30
Prooflistening level: Word Perfect
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LibriVox recording settings: mono (1 channel), 44100 Hz sample rate, 128 kbps constant bit rate MP3. See the Tech Specs
Intro to recording:
Leave 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning.
For the first section, say:
For the second and subsequent sections, you may use the shortened intro if you wish:"De Vulgari Eloquentia Dantis Alagherii. Haec est transcriptio vocis pro societate Librivoce facta. Omnia quae hic conservantur bono publico usui sunt. Vel ut plus scias, vel ut societatem adjuves, utinam revisas locum interretialem: Librivox punctum org. De Vulgari Eloquentia Dantis Alagherii. Liber Primus, Caput Primum."
End of recording:"De Vulgari Eloquentia Dantis Alagherii, Liber #, Caput #. Haec transcriptio vocis pro societate Librivoce facta bono publico usui est"
If you are recording the final section of the book, add:"Finis Capitis #, Libri # De Vulgari Eloquentia Dantis Alagherii"
Leave 5 seconds of silence at the end."Finis De Vulgari Eloquentia Dantis Alagherii."
Filename: devulgarieloquentia_##_alighieri_128kb.mp3 where ## is the section number. (e.g. devulgarieloquentia_01_alighieri_128kb.mp3)
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