User:Shabam

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Documentation Projects

I'm currently working on some documentation projects.

  • Text_Editors_for_PP: A list of text editors that can be used for PP and their features.
  • PP_with_Gedit: How to PP with the text editor Gedit
  • How to properly markup right to left text within a left to right language (ie English with Hebrew or French with Arabic)

Missing Pages Projects I'm working on

Projects I have clearance for and their status

Books not currently on DP

  1. Congressional Record - Cleared. I have issues from volumes 52 (1914), 54, 55 (1917) and 56 (1918) - Office
  2. Cyclopedia of Carpentry and Contracting - Cleared - Vol 3 is chopped and Vol 1 at Google Books is missing some pages (the list of authorities starts with a continued page). All volumes are available at The Hathi Trust Digital Library, but low res.
  3. The Delphian Course Part 7 - Cleared (I only have volume 7) - chopped - May be on Google Books...
  4. Farm Economy; A Cyclopedia of Agriculture for the Practical Farmer and His Family - Cleared - Chopped
  5. Frank Leslie's Christmas Book - Cleared, Scanned, Some pages need rescanning. - PS
  6. Essays in Astronomy - Cleared - PSU and Google Books
  7. The last forty years - Cleared, available on archives.org
  8. Dickens - Cleared - PSU and a different edition at Google Books
  9. Species, Age and Sex Identification of Ducks Using Wing Plumage - Cleared - PSU
  10. A report of a system of public elementary instruction for Upper Canada - Cleared - Available at Archives
  11. The life and Typography of William Caxton, v. 1 - Cleared. Scanned, but poorly. Needs to be cleaned up. and Google Books
  12. William Caxton - cleared. Some pages scanned from microform. Want to try to find a better source. - Google Books - some pages cropped
  13. The Design and Construction of Ships - Cleared. I scanned some plates, but that was all. Multcolib and Google Books
  14. Outline of Colorado History and Civil Government - Cleared - Chopped
  15. Voyages en Zigzag - Cleared. Harvested images from ICDL (French)
  16. Hats Off! - cleared - Summit
  17. History of Prices During the War - Cleared, this is a government bulletin. 57 volumes - PSU and Google Books?
  18. Ribanye i ribarscho prigovaranye i razliche stvari, ine sloxene po Petretv Hectorovichiv Hvaraninv. - Cleared, Croatian - PSU
  19. The Knight of Gwynne - Vol 1 and 2 - cleared - ICDL?
  20. Early Oregon - cleared - PSU?
  21. Acquisitions of Oregon, v. 1 - cleared - PSU?
  22. Miscellany Poems Upon Several Occasions - cleared - PSU?
  23. The mistresse, or several copies of love-verses - cleared - PSU?
  24. History of Greece - cleared - PSU?
  25. A Southern Cross Fairy Tale - Need a physical copy as the front matter has odd page numbering, as well as around the plates. - ICDL

Books I have clearance for that are already on PG, but need updating

  1. Welsh Fairy Tales - Cleared, harvest scans, already in PG without illos
  2. The Adventured of Ulysses - Cleared, harvest scans, already in PG without illos
  3. Penrod - Cleared, but already in PG without illos.
  4. Helen's Babies - Cleared, but already in PG without Illos
  5. Ramona - Cleared, but already in PG without illos. I am told that the current copy on PG has many proofing errors, so we could/should rerun this, but my copy has a newer copyright from 1939. It appears that the illos are new to the 1939 edition, so cannot be used.
  6. A Dog of Flanders - Cleared, I think this is from ICDL. The harvest I have is missing pages. Already in PG, without illos

Series' that have been started, but some are not done

  1. Botanical Magazine - Cleared up to 1923. First 8 issues posted. 9, 10 and 13 in DP. The first 20 volumes are here: http://fax.libs.uga.edu/QK1xC981/. The remainder will have to be scrounged up, somehow. Many volumes are on Archives.com and Google Books, but are poorly scanned. Illos from first 26 volumes are here http://www.nal.usda.gov/curtis/ and a bunch are also found here http://digital.lib.uiowa.edu/curtis/index.php.
  2. Bentley's Miscellany - Cleared - I have clearance for the entire series from 1837 to 1868. Several are available on Google and Archives, and I'm harvesting them. Vol 32 has another clearance from 2001, but it does not appear to be in PG.


Books currently on DP

  1. Bentley's Miscellany Vol 1 and 2
  2. Botanical Magazine Vols 10 and 13
  3. Tipographia Hispalense
  4. 25 Billeder for Børn
  5. Finsk Bilderbok
  6. Documentos Para La Historia Del Virreinato Del Rio Del La Plata
  7. Manual de Paleografía Diplomática Española de los siglos XII al XVII
  8. Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Spanish Languag in the British Museum
  9. Studies in the History and Method of Science
  10. The English Hymnal
  11. Sagor af Z. Topelius. Första Samlingen
  12. The Fundamentals of Bacteriology
  13. The Principal Species of Wood

Projects PPd:

  1. The Taming of Red Butte Western by Francis Lynde
  2. The Tale of Johnny Town-Mouse by Beatrix Potter
  3. Carving and Serving by Mrs. D.A. Lincoln
  4. A Course In Wood Turning by Archie S. Milton and Otto K. Wohlers
  5. Genesis A: Translated from the Old English
  6. The Loving Ballad of Lord Bateman, by Charles Dickens and William Makepeace Thackeray, Illustrated by George Cruikshank
  7. The Anti-Slavery Alphabet
  8. Jack Sheppard: A Romance by William Harrison Ainsworth
  9. The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened
  10. Half-hours with the Telescope: Being a Popular Guide to the Use of the Telescope as a Means of Amusement and Instruction. by Richard A. Proctor
  11. The Interlude of Wealth and Health
  12. Amusing Trial in which a Yankee Lawyer Renders a Just Verdict
  13. King Winter
  14. Return-Loads Bureaus To Save Waste In Transportation
  15. Ducks at a Distance; A Waterfowl Identification Guide
  16. A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens, Illustrated by George Alfred Williams
  17. The Ancient Banner; or Brief Sketches of Persons and Scenes in the Early History of Friends.
  18. The Cricket on the Hearth, by Charles Dickens, Illustrated by George Alfred Williams
  19. A Manual of Pronunciation; For Practical Use in Schools and Families
  20. Peter the Hermit; a story of enthusiasm By Daniel A. Goodsell
  21. Herbert Hoover; The Man and His Work by Vernon L. Kellogg
  22. Punch, Or The London Charivari, Vol 150, February 9, 1916
  23. The temple of glass by John Lydgate
  24. Jane's All the World's Aircrafts, 1913 by Fred T. Jane, Editor
  25. The Boys' And Girls' Library by Peter Parley
  26. Stories of Great Men by Faye Huntington
  27. Gobolinks by Ruth McEnery Stuart And Albert Bigelow Paine
  28. Our boys, and other poems by Alan Strang
  29. The history of currency, 1252 to 1896
  30. The botanical magazine, or, Flower-garden displayed - Volume 9
  31. The Fijians: A Study of the Decay of Custom
  32. Quantity cookery
  33. The History of the Ten 'Lost' Tribes: Anglo-Israelism Examined
  34. Clayton's Quaker cook-book by H.J. Clayton
  35. Pictures and Stories
  36. Carey & Hart's Catalog (1852), by Edward Carey and Abraham Hart
  37. Chinese Biographical Dictionary (Working on it. lemoncactus has agreed to help with the Chinese.)
  38. Mythology among the Hebrews
  39. The botanical magazine, or, Flower-garden displayed - Volume 10

--shabam