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Old 02-24-2014, 12:06 PM   #901
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I was just looking at zelda_pinwheel's epub version of "Three Men in a Boat" which is beautifully illustrated. Would someone mind converting this to mobi and uploading it please? Zelda herself mentions that conversion via Calibre won't produce an accurate version.
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Old 02-24-2014, 01:06 PM   #902
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Try it yourself - you will learn a lot this way. Like DaleDe explained in the other thread, it is possible, Amazon gave mobi a few new features in the meantime.

And please, try to avoid double postings and try to post in the right places. We have a request thread for mobi, the Calibre conversion part may be a good place too if you will have any problems while converting.
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This isn't a double posting. I had no idea there was a request thread for mobi, sorry. I haven't read DaleDe's comment, so don't really know what you're referring to. I'm new to kindles, having only recently bought one. My previous posts were about the Sony 505.
Please direct me to the mobi thread.

About trying it myself. I tried converting an rtf into mobi and made a terrible hash of it.
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Old 02-24-2014, 02:58 PM   #904
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The double-post remark referred to this post
http://www.mobileread.com/forums/sho...&postcount=117
you will find DaleDe's answer just beneath
http://www.mobileread.com/forums/sho...&postcount=118

The PRC/Mobi book request-thread is here:
http://www.mobileread.com/forums/showthread.php?t=11648

But I would advise you to ask in the Calibre Conversion subforum
(http://www.mobileread.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=235)
if someone could guide you step-by-step. Converting from epub to the new mobi format really isn't bitchwork. And you will be very proud of yourself if you accomplish it.
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Thanks Billi, must have had a blonde moment. Sorry.
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@Doubleshuffle --yes, "Life on the Mississippi" is coming up next. But first, I need to finish my "companion" to the collections I made ("In Brief," "At Length," "At Large," "Out Loud"). Since the collections are arranged by publication date, not alphabetically, they need some sort of associated index to indicate which pieces are located where. I am swimming in an ocean of bibliographies and spread-sheets, trying to work this one out.
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