|From:||Wesley Parish <wes.parish@...>|
|Date:||Monday, November 3, 2003, 8:03|
(Wipes drool from his chin.) Thanks for this, thanks very, very much!
On Sun, 02 Nov 2003 20:57, you wrote:
Clinesterton Beademung - in all of love.
Mau e ki, "He aha te mea nui?"
You ask, "What is the most important thing?"
Maku e ki, "He tangata, he tangata, he tangata."
I reply, "It is people, it is people, it is people."
> Wesley Parish scripsit:
> > As a major fan of H. Rider Haggard's as an adolescent, thanks for this.
> Me too.
> > Any others of H. Rider Haggard's on ibiblio that you seen?
> Oh yes. Go to http://www.gutenberg.net
and enter "Haggard" into the Author
> box and click Search. That will get you a list of 51 HRH books available
> online in .txt and zipped .txt formats from your choice of sites (I have
> ibiblio set as my default).
> If there is anyone else who does not know Project Gutenberg, it is an
> effort to make plain-text books published before 1923 available in
> plain-text format on line. Currently there are over six thousand
> books available there, plus a hundred or so more from Gutenberg
> Australia, either specific to Australia or else out of copyright in
> Australia but not in the U.S. Books are scanned and OCRed and then
> proofread by the Internet hordes through a project called Distributed
> Proofreading: you can sign up and do a few pages when you have some
> spare time, comparing the scan with the OCR.
> Where the wombat has walked, John Cowan
> <jcowan@...> it will inevitably walk again.