Source text (please read only from this text!): https://archive.org/details/phantasmion00cole/page/n21/mode/2upIn 1837 came Phantasmion, a Fairy Tale, Sara Coleridge's longest original work, described by critic Mike Ashley as "the first fairytale novel written in English". Historian of literature Dennis Butts describes Phantasmion as a "remarkable pioneering fantasy" and "an extraordinary monument to her talent". The songs in Phantasmion were much admired at the time by Leigh Hunt and other critics. Some of them, such as "Sylvan Stag" and "One Face Alone", are extremely graceful and musical, and the whole fairy tale is noticeable for the beauty of the story and the richness of its language. Some historians of the fantasy genre believe Phantasmion may have influenced the work of George MacDonald. (Summary by Wikipedia)
Target completion date: 2021-10-31
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[*]Project Code: OeVFARyQ
[*]Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sara_Coleridge (Sara Coleridge)
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Genres for the project: Children's Fiction/Myths, Legends & Fairy Tales; Fantastic Fiction/Myths, Legends & Fairy Tales
Keywords that describe the book: fairy tale, fantasy novel
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:"Section (or Chapter) # of Phantasmion. This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information or to volunteer, please visit librivox.org." [Optional: "Read by your name."] "Phantasmion, by Sara Coleridge. Section Title."
End of recording:"Section (or Chapter) # of Phantasmion, by Sara Coleridge. This LibriVox recording is in the public domain." [Optional: "Read by your name."] "Section Title."
If you are recording the final section of the book, add:"End of section (or chapter) #." [Optional, and if not stated in the intro: "Read by your name, city, date."]
Leave 5 seconds of silence at the end."End of Phantasmion, by Sara Coleridge."
Filename: phantasmion_##_coleridge_128kb.mp3 where ## is the section number. (e.g. phantasmion_01_coleridge_128kb.mp3)
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MC to select: icequeen
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