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by Tertullian
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LibriVox recording of The Shorter Works of Tertullian Volume 1 by Tertullian. Read in English by InTheDesert and David Ronald. "In the latter part of the second and in the former part of the third century there flourished at Carthage the famous Tertullian, the first Latin writer of the church whose works are come down to us. All his writings betray a sour, monastic, harsh, and severe turn of mind. "Touch not, taste not, handle not," might seem to have been the maxims of his...
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by The Gawain Poet
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LibriVox recording of Pearl by The Gawain Poet. (Translated by Jessie Laidlay Weston.) Read in English by Newgatenovelist; Pearl is a structurally complex mediaeval poem that combines narrative, allegory, dream vision, elegy, affirmation of Christian faith and meditation on grief. This recording is of Jessie Laidlay Weston’s translation from the Middle English. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available),...
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by The National Society of Music
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LibriVox recording of The Art of Music - Volume 01: The Pre-Classic Periods by The National Society of Music. Read in English by Jake Malizia Volume 1 in the "The Art of Music" series, published by the National Society of Music. This first volume covers the "Pre-Classic periods", from early human primitive music, through to the music of the Ancient Greeks and other ancient cultures, plainsong, Middle Ages, Renaissance, and up until the music of J.S. Bach. Included are...
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by The Parliament of England
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LibriVox recording of The Book of Common Prayer, 1662: selections by The Parliament of England. Read in English by MichaelMaggs The Book of Common Prayer (BCP) has for nearly 500 years provided the basis for Anglican and allied worship, not only in its English home but many countries around the world. Following England's break from Rome in 1534, a need was felt for a single order of worship - in English rather than the traditional Latin - to be used in churches throughout the country. BCP first...
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LibriVox recording of Leading Events in the History of the Church: Part 1 - Christian Antiquity by The Sisters of Notre Dame. Read in English by Librivox volunteers. The first volume in a series of Catholic Church history books written for children. Volume 1 covers the time period from after Our Lord's death till the 5th Century. (Summary by Maria Therese) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go...
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by Theodore Dreiser
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LibriVox recording of An American Tragedy, Volume 2 by Theodore Dreiser. Read in English by Tatiana Chichilla The saga of Clyde, Roberta, and Sondra continues in volume 2 of 2. Social-climbing Clyde Griffiths wants nothing more than to marry the wealthy Sondra Finchley and ascend to the highest levels of Upstate New York society. However, there is a glaring obstacle in his way: Roberta's pregnancy. Both had hoped to keep their illicit relationship a secret, but if Clyde can't find a doctor...
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by Theodore Dreiser
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LibriVox recording of An American Tragedy, Volume 1 by Theodore Dreiser. Read by Tatiana Chichilla Loosely based on a true story, this is the tale of Clyde Griffiths. At a young age, Clyde realizes that money and influence can get him the finer things in life. As a young man, he finds himself torn between the poor but virtuous Roberta, and Sondra the wealthy socialite. Can there be a happy resolution to this love triangle? Follow Clyde throughout his young life as he struggles to figure out...
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by Theodoret of Cyrus
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LibriVox recording of Commentary on Romans by Theodoret of Cyrus. Read in English by InTheDesert Theodoret was born at Antioch, A.D. 386. His studies were pursued under Theodore of Mopsuista and Chrysostom, from the works of the latter of whom the present commentary is by many esteemed little more than an abridgement. This, however, on comparing the writings of both those Fathers, can hardly perhaps be admitted in its fullest sense. "Of all the Fathers, who have composed works of different...
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by Theodosia Garrison
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LibriVox  volunteers bring you 19 recordings of The Dreamers by Theodosia Garrison. This was the Weekly Poetry project for May 9, 2021. Read in English by Beflamed; Bruce Kachuk; Chuck de Sully; David Lawrence; Eliza; Newgatenovelist; Faith; Greg Giordano; Garth Burton; Graham Scott; Immanuel McLaughlin; KevinS; Lee-Ann Khoh; Larry Wilson; Michelle Ballard; mleigh; nbvoices; Phil Schempf  Scotty Smith. Theodosia Garrison was a New Jersey poet and a friend of Ella Wheeler Wilcox, she attained...
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by Thomas Babington Macaulay
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LibriVox recording of Milton by Thomas Babington Macaulay. Read in English by Pamela Nagami John Milton (1608-1674) was an English poet, classicist, and fearless advocate for civil liberty, who served the Commonwealth of England under Oliver Cromwell. He is best known for his epic poem "Paradise Lost" (1667), a work of sublime imagery and hidden heresy. In this long essay, Macaulay combines literary criticism with political history, writing that to Milton, almost alone among his...
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by Thomas Babington Macaulay
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LibriVox recording of Life and Writings of Addison by Thomas Babington Macaulay. Read in English by Pamela Nagami Joseph Addison (1672-1719) was an English essayist, poet, playwright, and Whig politician. Today he is most famous for his contributions, with Richard Steele, to the "The Spectator" magazine. In this essay, Macaulay portrays the life and work of this quiet, compassionate man, who amidst the cut and thrust of bitter political and literary rivalries, was always a gentleman,...
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LibriVox recording of A Paraphrase Upon the Epistle of Paul to the Galatians by Thomas Boston. Read in English by InTheDesert The "Paraphrase on the Epistle to the Galatians" was written in his younger years, while he was minister of Simprin, for his own improvement, and not with any design of printing it; though, it is hoped, the publication of it now may be for the edification of the church of Christ. - Summary adapted from Advertisement For further information, including links to...
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LibriVox recording of The French Revolution: A History. Volume 2: The Constitution (Version 2) by Thomas Carlyle. Read in English by Peter Dann The second volume of this famous and idiosyncratic history covers events from October 1789, after Louis XVI has been 'persuaded' to leave Versailles and take up residence in Paris, through to August 1792. By the end of this time, Louis and his family have tried, unsuccessfully, to flee the country, France has been invaded by foreign powers, and...
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LibriVox recording of The French Revolution: A History. Volume 3: The Guillotine by Thomas Carlyle. Read in English by Peter Dann Of this third, and final, phase of the French Revolution, including that period known as The Terror, Carlyle comments "It is unfortunate, though very natural, that the history of this Period has so generally been written in hysterics." Carlyle's own account of the prominent personalities and "two great movements" that dominate this phase of the...
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LibriVox recording of The French Revolution: A History. Volume 1: The Bastille (Version 2) by Thomas Carlyle. Read in English by Peter Dann Subtitled "The Bastille", Volume 1 of Thomas Carlyle's three volume "The French Revolution: A History" was first published in 1837, and covers the events of the French Revolution up to the forced move of Louis XVI from Versailles to Paris. While a modern listener not already familiar with the events described here may need some time to...
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by Thomas Conant
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LibriVox recording of Upper Canada Sketches by Thomas Conant. Read in English by TriciaG This book relates "somewhat random sketches of life in the early settlements and country districts of Upper Canada" (now Ontario), as well as a bit of history of the Conant family from its beginnings in England, to their emigration to what was to become Oshawa, Ontario in 1792. This book is especially interesting to the reader since it speaks a lot of the area near which she resides. - Summary by...
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by Thomas Davidson
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LibriVox recording of Rousseau and Education According to Nature by Thomas Davidson. Read in English by Jim Locke In my Volume on Aristotle in this series, I tried to give an account of ancient, classical, and social Education; in the present volume I have endeavored to set forth the nature of modern, romantic, and unsocial Education. This education originates with Rousseau. With much reluctance I have been obliged to dwell, at considerable length, on the facts of his life, in order to show...
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by Thomas Fowler
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LibriVox recording of Locke by Thomas Fowler. Read in English by Pamela Nagami John Locke (1632-1704) was an English philosopher and physician who, after Sir Francis Bacon, was one of the first of the British empiricists and an important contributor to Social Contract Theory. In this fine biography, Thomas Fowler writes of Locke's influence on the history of progress and of civilization. "In an age of excitement and prejudice, he set men the example of thinking calmly and clearly...At a...
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by Thomas Frederick Tout
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LibriVox recording of Edward the First (Version 2) by Thomas Frederick Tout. Read in English by Cavaet Part of the Twelve English Statesmen series of books. Edward I, was one of the greatest of the medieval monarchs, driven either by a deep commitment to the well being of his people, or a fierce determination to enhance his own power, depending on your viewpoint. He began the unification of the United Kingdom, and left a string of impressive monuments, in the shape of the castles that line the...
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LibriVox recording of A Plea for Ragged Schools; or, Prevention Better than Cure by Thomas Guthrie. Read in English by MaryAnn The Reverend Thomas Guthrie was first introduced to the idea of ragged schools in 1841, while acting as the Parish Minister of St. John's Church in Edinburgh. On a visit to Portsmouth, he saw a picture of John Pounds and felt inspired and humbled by the crippled cobbler's work. Pounds had been injured in a shipbuilding accident at the age of 15. He later became a...
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by Thomas Hardy
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LibriVox  volunteers bring you 12 recordings of When I set out for Lyonnesse by Thomas Hardy. This was the Weekly Poetry project for August 22, 2021.   Read in English by Alan Mapstone; Cade Elder; Bruce Kachuk; Darrell Nobles; Newgatenovelist; yourbookvoice; Lee Ann Howlett; Larry Wilson; Phil Schempf; Susan Russell; Steve C and Sheridan Alistair. This Weekly poem is from the collection Satires of Circumstance by Thomas Hardy (1914). Lyonnesse was a mythical Kingdom mentioned in the...
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by Thomas Hardy
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LibriVox  volunteers bring you 13 recordings of To Flowers From Italy In Winter by Thomas Hardy. This was the Weekly Poetry project for July 25, 2021.   Read in English by Alan Mapstone; Algy Pug; Brize C; Bruce Kachuk; David Lawrence; dayanamnks; Oncetwain; Newgatenovelist; Garth Burton; Lee Ann Howlett; Larry Wilson; LeeSalter and Sarah Jabir. This Weekly Poem features some of the Poet's thoughts on imported flowers. ( a curious subject) - Summary by David Lawrence For further information,...
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by Thomas Hood
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LibriVox  volunteers bring you 13 recordings of The Wee Man - A Romance by Thomas Hood. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for March 7, 2021. Read in English by Andrea Atwood; Bruce Kachuk; ChadH94; czandra; Garth Burton; Graham Scott; holtonhj64 ; Larry Wilson; LeeSalter; mleigh; nbvoices; Phil Schempf and yaumixx. Thomas Hood was an English poet, author and humorist, best known for poems such as "The Bridge of Sighs" and "The Song of the Shirt". Hood wrote regularly...
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by Thomas Mann
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LibriVox recording of Death in Venice by Thomas Mann. (Translated by Kenneth Burke.) Read in English by Lee Smalley. Thomas Mann, author of Death in Venice (German: Der Tod in Venedig) was a winner of the Nobel Prize for literature. The main character in this novella is Gustav von Aschenbach, a famous author in his early 50s who was widowed at an early age. In poor health, he visits Venice and becomes increasingly obsessed by the sight of a stunningly beautiful lad of 14. This book has been...
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by Thomas Mayne Reid
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LibriVox recording of The War Trail by Thomas Mayne Reid. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers "Land of the nopal and maguey—home of Moctezuma and Malinché!—I cannot wring thy memories from my heart! Years may roll on, hand wax weak, and heart grow old, but never till both are cold can I forget thee! I would not; for thee would I remember. Not for all the world would I bathe my soul in the waters of Lethe. Blessed be memory for thy sake!" So begins this tale of the American...
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by Thomas Moore
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LibriVox  volunteers bring you 13 recordings of Remember Thee by Thomas Moore. This was the Weekly Poetry project for  January 17, 2021. Read in English by Andrew Gaunce; Bruce Kachuk; CadenB; Craig Franklin; David Lawrence; Darrell Nobles; Helen Ko; sharethelovechick; KevinS; Lee Ann Howlett; Larry Wilson; Phil Schempf and RikkiP. Thomas Moore was an Irish writer, poet and lyricist celebrated for his Irish Melodies. Their setting of English-language verse to old Irish tunes marked the...
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by Thomas Moore
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LibriVox  volunteers bring you 25 recordings of Like One Who, Doomed by Thomas Moore. This was the Weekly Poetry project for October 17, 2021.   Read in English by Amanda Chandler; Algy Pug; alexyourbuddy; Brize C; Bruce Kachuk; Colleen; David Lawrence; Darrell Nobles; Newgatenovelist; Greg Giordano; Hope Bloom; Jared Shaw; 1Kat; yourbookvoice; Luke; Lee Ann Howlett; Larry Wilson; LeeSalter; Morrigan Grey; mleigh; Patrick Wallace; Paula Messina; Phil Schempf; stark2718 and Raymond Ives III....
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by Thomas Noon Talfourd
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LibriVox recording of Ion by Thomas Noon Talfourd. Read in English by Alan Mapstone; Larry Wilson; Phil Schempf; Wayne Cooke; Jenn Broda; Kelly S. Taylor; WendyKatzHiller; Joanna Michal Hoyt; WillForbis; ToddHW; Alan Mapstone; Larry Wilson; Tomas Peter; Wayne Cooke; Jenn Broda; Kelly S. Taylor; A D Latheron; WendyKatzHiller; James R. Hedrick; Jake Malizia; ToddHW; Alan Mapstone; Greg Giordano; Larry Wilson; Jenn Broda; Kelly S. Taylor; A D Latheron; WendyKatzHiller; Joanna Michal Hoyt; ToddHW;...
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by Thomas à Kempis
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LibriVox recording of L' Imitation de Jésus-Christ by Thomas à Kempis. (Translated by Frederic Robert de Lamennais.) Read in French by Christiane Jehanne Textes admirables de spiritualité. Livre I : Avis utiles pour entrer dans la vie intérieure Livre II : Instruction pour avancer dans la vie intérieure Livre III : De la vie intérieure Livre IV : Du sacrement de l'Eucharistie Reflexions de l'Abbé de Lamennais, citations de la Bible, de Saint Jean Chrysostome, de Bossuet, etc. - Résumé...
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by Thomas à Kempis
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LibriVox recording of De la imitación de Cristo by Thomas à Kempis. Read in Spanish by Mongope. Devocionario cristiano para el perfeccionamiento del alma - Summary by Montse González For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit librivox.org . M4B Audiobook 001-099 (178MB) M4B Audiobook...
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by Thompson Buchanan
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LibriVox recording of Civilian Clothes by Thompson Buchanan. Read in English by ashleighjane; ToddHW; Alan Mapstone; Tomas Peter; TJ Burns; Jenn Broda; Adrian Stephens; Andrew Gaunce; DavyDave; Annie Mars; Son of the Exiles; Sonia; Anamika; Wayne Cooke; Mooninya; Kathi M. Walsheck What happens when wartime romance and talents encounter the post-war civilian world? "I'm going to take you to - " "Racine?" "If you're my wife you'll go with me to Hell!" "I'd...
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by Thompson Buchanan
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LibriVox recording of A Woman's Way by Thompson Buchanan. Read in English by ToddHW; Alan Mapstone; Greg Giordano; Sonia; Jim Locke; Scotty Smith; TJ Burns; Jenn Broda; Annie Mars; qthemusic123; HelloCentral; Michele Eaton; Tomas Peter; WendyKatzHiller "A Woman's Way" belongs to a class of comedy curiously rare on our native stage in recent seasons, the comedy of smart people, with a flavor of character study to give it dignity." "In this comedy, it is "inevitable"...
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by Thornton W. Burgess
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LibriVox recording of Little Joe Otter by Thornton W. Burgess. Read in English by Heather Eney; mleigh; Alan Lord; Nichole Kristen; Kimi Weldon; oogiesragdoll; Nan Dodge “Folks aren’t so sure about you when You spring surprises now and then.”  Little Joe Otter. Join Little Joe Otter and Peter Rabbit in their adventures that include encounters with Farmer Brown and a treacherous trapper. This is the second of the "Smiling Pool Series" of stories by prolific author of 150 animal...
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by Thornton W. Burgess
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LibriVox recording of The Boy Scouts on Swift River by Thornton W. Burgess. Read in English by Keith Salis When the adventurous Walter Upton and Hal Harrison set out with the young, but expert guide Louis Woodhull on a canoe trip through the wilderness, they were disappointed to take on an excitable Tenderfoot with them as their fourth. The boys had no idea what sorts of surprises awaited them from Nature, History, and even themselves. Would their training, equipment, and sense of camaraderie...
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by Thornton W. Burgess
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LibriVox recording of The Wishing-Stone Stories by Thornton W. Burgess. Read in English by Jude Somers. Tommy is a young farm lad with a keen interest in all animals. On the edge of the Green Meadows, he finds an old grey rock. He discovers that when he sits there, Tommy can wish and become any animal. From frogs to geese to beavers and bears, the young boy experiences firsthand the joys and sorrows of animal lives. (Summary by Jude Somers) For further information, including links to online...
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by Thornton W. Burgess
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LibriVox recording of The Boy Scouts on Lost Trail by Thornton W. Burgess. Read in English by Keith Salis Walter Upton again sets out with a group of boys on a great adventure in the North Woods, this time on foot. They've heard of a trail that had been used in the days of the settlers, and are seeking to locate and map it all the way to Canada. Their journey will test the skills they have, as well as learn new ones as they develop from boys to men, and learn to handle situations they never...
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by Thornton W. Burgess
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LibriVox recording of The Boy Scouts in a Trapper's Camp by Thornton W. Burgess. Read in English by Keith Salis We are brought on a couple of adventures with Walter Upton and his Boy Scout friends, this time in Winter. In The Boy Scouts in a Trappers' Camp, the boys learn a whole new set of skills and have to show their greatest level of bravery yet. This is the fourth, and final book in the Boy Scouts' adventures, and does a wonderful job of showing the value that Scouting has brought to their...
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by Thornton W. Burgess
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LibriVox recording of Billy Mink by Thornton W. Burgess. Read in English by Nan Dodge; Heather Eney; KuyaCarrot; Natalia; Aric Reed; Nichole Kristen; Michelle Mandrell; mleigh; Larry Wilson “The stranger and the unknown must be always looked on with distrust.” --  Billy Mink  The Green Forest and the Smiling Pool are full of adventure for Billy Mink and his animal friends – Bobby Coon, Jerry Muskrat, Juniper Hare and the others. But, danger lurks with a plot from the Robber Rats. How...
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by Thornton W. Burgess
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LibriVox recording of The Adventures of Old Mr. Toad by Thornton W. Burgess. Read in English by jobrouser916; Scotty Smith; Heather Eney; theacenoodle; Priyanka Mary Christine; palmers7; mleigh; Aric Reed; Anita Hibbard; Nan Dodge Old Mr. Toad decides to join the Chorus at the Smiling pool - with unexpected results. He encounters Buster Bear as well as the famous Peter Rabbit among many other forest creatures who are just too numerous to list here. If you join in and read a chapter or two you...
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by Thornton W. Burgess
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LibriVox recording of The Christmas Reindeer by Thornton W. Burgess. Read in English by Jude Somers Tuktu and her brother, Aklak, are Eskimo children who live happily with their beloved reindeer in the Northland. When Tuktu is lost in a fog, she meets Santa Claus or the Good Spirit as she knows him. This generous little girl wants to share her reindeer with the children of the world and so works to help Santa on his annual Christmas journey. - Summary by Jude Somers For further information,...
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by Théophile Gautier
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LibriVox recording of Enamels and Cameos and other Poems by Théophile Gautier. (Translated by Agnes Lee.) Read in English by Shriya; Nichalia Schwartz; Alan Mapstone; Larry Wilson; Phil Schempf; RomaSingh; Curtis R.; Stefan Von Blon; Emmi Kranz; jbev; Peter John Keeble; Gini Pug; Teamimono This is a volume of poetry by French poet Theophile Gautier, translated by Agnes Lee. Enamels and Cameos was published when Gautier was touring the Middle East, is considered his supreme poetic achievement....
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by Titus Maccius Plautus
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LibriVox recording of Miles Gloriosus; The Braggart Captain by Titus Maccius Plautus. (Translated by Henry Thomas Riley.) Read in English by Alan Mapstone; Son of the Exiles; Jim Locke; ToddHW; Mike Manolakes; Matea Bracic; VocalPenguin; Sonia; Adrian Stephens; WendyKatzHiller; Sandra Schmit; Jenn Broda; Andrew Gaunce Pleusicles loves Philocomasium, but she is kidnapped by Pyrgopolinices. Palaestrio, faithful servant to Pleusicles, witnesses this and goes to tell his master, but is captured by...
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by Titus Maccius Plautus
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LibriVox recording of Bacchides: or, The Twin Sisters by Titus Maccius Plautus. (Translated by Henry Thomas Riley.) Read in English by a full cast. Twin sisters, separated at birth to different lands. Later, Mnesilochus falls in love with one of them, only to see his friend Pistoclerus apparently with her. Great complications abound. Eventually all is explained and everyone joins together to carouse. (Parts of Act 1 are fragmentary, but it is easy to piece together what we all miss there so we...
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by Titus Maccius Plautus
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LibriVox recording of Stichus; or, The Parasite Rebuffed by Titus Maccius Plautus. (Translated by Henry Thomas Riley.) Read in English by ToddHW; Larry Wilson; Jenn Broda; Nissy; Greg Giordano; Larry Wilson; Sonia; Jenn Broda; Ethan Hurst; Alan Mapstone; Greg Giordano; Larry Wilson; Jim Locke; ToddHW; Alan Mapstone; Greg Giordano; Larry Wilson; Jim Locke; Alan Mapstone; Larry Wilson; Julie Burks; WendyKatzHiller "Antipho, a wealthy and jovial old gentleman of Athens, has two daughters,...
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LibriVox recording of Machine-Room Chants by Tom Maguire. Read in English by Newgatenovelist; Tom Maguire was a trade union organiser from Yorkshire of Irish descent whose poetry reflects his socialist beliefs. This volume was published posthumously in 1895 and includes prefatory commemorative remarks by Keir Hardie and John Bruce Glasier. NB Listeners may find some of the references to sexual assault and suicide distressing. For further information, including links to online text, reader...
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