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The so-called "Haka Mate"[edit]

I like what you did, and you have done right in your translation. I went in to read the Russian Wikipedia article in the subject and it is not nearly as complete as yours. Incidentally, there is none of the legally required attribution on the Russian article. Perhaps that has to do with the fact that the legislative of the Russian Federation doesn't feel like they need to protect a minorities right to a poem of sorts. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 2600:1:9a2d:c99b:0:45:d16e:c501 (talk)

Biblical apocrypha[edit]

Do I recall correctly to you had some passing interest in Biblical apocrypha? While processing WS:CV stuff I ran across M. R. James' The Apocryphal New Testament (1924) whose copyright had expired since its deletion and set up the scaffolding for it (Index:The Apocryphal New Testament (1924).djvu). I've run M&S and cleaned up the stuff that we had, but it's not really my cuppa so the rest is up for grabs for anyone with an interest in the area. It's a somewhat challenging work to proofread so I don't think it'd do well in the Monthly Challenge or similar. Xover (talk) 19:37, 23 November 2021 (UTC)Reply[reply]

How we will see unregistered users[edit]


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18:14, 4 January 2022 (UTC)

Fables and Parables[edit]

On 30 Janaury 2018 you deleted my English translations of Fables and Parables by Ignacy Krasicki from Wikisource because of an inadequate copyright notice (GFDL). [1]

These translations, prior to deletion, were approvingly reproduced on internet sites. I would like to make them once again available to readers of Wikipedia and Wikisource by restoring them as they were prior to deletion, including my (the translator's) civilian name – now with an appropriate copyright notice.

It is my understanding that the appropriate notices are CC-BY-SA-3.0 and CC-BY-SA-4.0. What are the essential differences between them? Which would you recommend for this article?

I would greatly appreciate your kind response at my Wikipedia talk page (please see link, below) and the restoration of "Fables and Parables".

Thank you.

Nihil novi [2] (talk), 22 May 2022

@Nihil novi: This situation is similar to that of On Discoveries and Inventions: We need to resolve the licensing; locate a scan of the original; make sure it has been fully proofread on the Wikisource for the original language (Polish?); and then proofread it against the scan here and transclude it on a page in the Translation: namespace. Beleg Tâl is busy in real life and may not be able to respond quickly, but I can try to assist you in the mean time as we did for On Discoveries and Inventions.
PS. As we discussed in 2020, we need to keep discussions about Wikisource transcriptions on Wikisource to preserve history and context, but I'll shortly pop over to Wikipedia and post a notification of this response there. As with On Discoveries and Inventions, if you agree, I suggest we move this discussion over to your user talk page here on English Wikisource (User talk:Nihil novi) so that you can choose to get email notifications whenever a new message is posted (and so that Beleg Tâl doesn't get notified all the time). --Xover (talk) 06:43, 23 May 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Author:Abd al-Hamid[edit]

Any works in the public domain? If not, then we haven't been having author pages. If kept;, then we need a valid license. — billinghurst sDrewth 00:30, 11 September 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Symbol delete vote.svg Delete, all hosted works by this author were deleted when {{PD-Afghanistan}} became invalid —Beleg Tâl (talk) 00:56, 23 September 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]