[SOLO] Phantasmion by Sara Coleridge - icequeen

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Post by mlcui » April 16th, 2021, 7:19 pm

Phantasmion, by Sara Coleridge (1802 - 1852)
In 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)
Source text (please read only from this text!): https://archive.org/details/phantasmion00cole/page/n21/mode/2up

Target completion date: 2021-10-31

Prooflistening level: Standard
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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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[*]Number of sections (files) this project will have: 45
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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

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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:
"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."
For the second and subsequent sections, you may use the shortened intro if you wish:
"Section (or Chapter) # of Phantasmion, by Sara Coleridge. This LibriVox recording is in the public domain." [Optional: "Read by your name."] "Section Title."
End of recording:
Say:
"End of section (or chapter) #." [Optional, and if not stated in the intro: "Read by your name, city, date."]
If you are recording the final section of the book, add:
"End of Phantasmion, by Sara Coleridge."
Leave 5 seconds of silence at the end.

Filename: phantasmion_##_coleridge_128kb.mp3 where ## is the section number. (e.g. phantasmion_01_coleridge_128kb.mp3)

Upload to the LibriVox Uploader: https://librivox.org/login/uploader

MC to select: icequeen

Copy and paste the file link generated by the uploader into the relevant Listen URL field in the Section Compiler, enter the duration in the Notes field, and post in this thread to let your PL and MC know that you have uploaded a file. You may also post the file link in the thread.
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Post by icequeen » April 16th, 2021, 8:54 pm

I can MC this one for you! Back in a moment with your MW!
Ann

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Post by icequeen » April 16th, 2021, 8:59 pm

OK, your MW is up and ready for you! We will wait here a day or two to see if we can pick up a DPL.
Ann

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Post by mlcui » April 17th, 2021, 9:25 pm

"When I get a little money I buy books; and if any is left I buy food and clothes." - Desiderius Erasmus

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Post by icequeen » April 18th, 2021, 3:30 pm

Off we go to Going Solo!
Ann

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Post by jennlea » April 18th, 2021, 3:38 pm

Do you still need a DPL? I'd be happy to do it :)
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Post by icequeen » April 21st, 2021, 9:55 pm

jennlea wrote:
April 18th, 2021, 3:38 pm
Do you still need a DPL? I'd be happy to do it :)

The job is yours! Thanks Jenn! You have access to the MW now!
Ann

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Post by jennlea » April 22nd, 2021, 8:04 pm

icequeen wrote:
April 21st, 2021, 9:55 pm
The job is yours! Thanks Jenn! You have access to the MW now!
Thanks, Ann!
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Post by jennlea » April 22nd, 2021, 8:09 pm

mlcui wrote:
April 17th, 2021, 9:25 pm
The sections are actually quite short, and I was able to record the first few ones...
You have such a lovely reading style :9:

Sections 1-5 are PL-OK!
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Post by mlcui » April 23rd, 2021, 8:35 pm

https://librivox.org/uploads/icequeen/phantasmion_06_coleridge_128kb.mp3
Duration 16m 41s
https://librivox.org/uploads/icequeen/phantasmion_07_coleridge_128kb.mp3
Duration 14m 11s

Thanks for the kind words, jennlea! Glad to have you onboard for this project! :clap:
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Post by mlcui » April 25th, 2021, 1:57 am

"When I get a little money I buy books; and if any is left I buy food and clothes." - Desiderius Erasmus

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Post by jennlea » April 25th, 2021, 8:26 pm

Sections 6 and 7 are PL-OK!
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Post by jennlea » April 26th, 2021, 8:42 pm

Sections 8 and 9 are also PL-OK!
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Post by mlcui » May 2nd, 2021, 12:31 am

"When I get a little money I buy books; and if any is left I buy food and clothes." - Desiderius Erasmus

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Post by jennlea » May 3rd, 2021, 7:58 pm

Sections 10-12 are PL-OK!
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