The book has no pages numbers at all? If you are willing to wait until next week, I'm willing to request the book and send you an rtf Table of Contents page (because I can't get it from the library until next Wed. or Thursday). But it is available to be seen on Amazon. Do you have someone who can read the page numbers to you from there? Here's the tiny URL: http://tinyurl.com/8srtoc Cindy Ro --- Ann Parsons <akp@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Hi all, > > Well, I feared that was the case. Oh well. > > Hmmm, well it seems, after pawing through the closet > up here and the > one in the front hall that I have misplaced my > garrote. <sigh> It's > too much trouble to unearth it. I must have thrown > it in the basement > someplace. > > <grinning> > Ann P. > > Original message: > > Hi Ann, > > > What I would do is to make the page > numbers follow on the line of > > each chaptername given in the table of contents, > correspondingly. Then, I'd > > number the first page of the first labeled chapter > or story with the page > > number of it given in the table of contents. Next > I'd number all of the > > pages on which things listed in the table of > contents begin. After you have > > accurately labeled the beginning page of each > thing named in the table of > > contents, I'd make sure that the page numbering > actually corresponded > > properly and correctly with the page count in the > book, telling me that > > there are no missing or duplicate pages, then > number the pages in between > > the section/chapter/story headings. If the > numbering ends up off, you'll > > have to look for missing or duplicated pages by > looking at the beginning and > > end of each to make sure the text follows. With > any luck, your page numbers > > will all be okay and you won't have to fuss with > removing duplicates or even > > worse, figuring out where missing pages might be > supposed to go. > > > In short, I wouldn't get rid of the table > of contents. I'd fix it, > > then use it to help you number pages accurately in > the book by using the > > headings in the table of contents to guide you. > It does sound like rather a > > lot of work, but will be appreciated by readers > later. > > > Do you want to strangle me now for > suggesting such a > > pain-in-the-butt task? You won't be the first. > And I do know how difficult > > this job can be. But it really will help readers > later on. > > > Good Luck! > > > Mayrie > > > > > -----Original Message----- > > From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > > [mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On > Behalf Of Ann Parsons > > Sent: Wednesday, December 31, 2008 10:57 AM > > To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > > Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Redwall Cookbook > > > Hi folks, > > > I have a problem, and I'm hoping you all can tell > me what to do. I've > > got a book here with a table of contents which is > all katty-wampus! > > The titles of the sections are fine, but the page > numbers are all below > > the titles in a glop. In addition, the book has > no page numbers. > > > Should I add numbers? Should I nuke the TOC? > Help! > > > Ann P. > > > -- > > Ann K. Parsons > > Portal Tutoring > > EMAIL: akp@xxxxxxxxxxxx > > web site: http://www.portaltutoring.info > > blog: > > http://www.samobile.net/users/akp/blog > > Skype: Putertutor > > > "All that is gold does not glitter, > > Not all those who wander are lost." > > -- > Ann K. Parsons > Portal Tutoring > EMAIL: akp@xxxxxxxxxxxx > web site: http://www.portaltutoring.info > blog: > http://www.samobile.net/users/akp/blog > Skype: Putertutor > > "All that is gold does not glitter, > Not all those who wander are lost." > > Email services provided by the System Access Mobile > Network. Visit > www.serotek.com to learn more about accessibility > anywhere. > To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to > bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject > line. To get a list of available commands, put the > word 'help' by itself in the subject line. > > WISH LIST (CALLED REQUESTED ADDITIONS TO THE BOOKSHARE COLLECTION)IS AVAILABLE AT http://www.friendsofbookshare.org/wish_list/wish_list.htm www.lljfm.net/bookshare/home.htm A LIST OF BOOKS CURRENTLY BEING SCANNED IS AVAILABLE AT http://www.friendsofbookshare.org/ www.lljfm.net/bookshare/home.htm To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line.