Ambrose Bierce

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Can Such Things Be?


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24 short stories in fairly typical Bierce fashion - ghostly, spooky, to be read (or listened to) in the dark, perhaps with a light crackling…

Horror Story Collection 003


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An occasional collection of 10 horror stories by various readers. We aim to unsettle you a little, to cut through the pink cushion of illusi…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 002


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A collection of fifteen stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 015


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Horror Story Collection 004


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An occasional collection of 10 horror stories by various readers. We aim to unsettle you a little, to cut through the pink cushion of illusi…

Present at a Hanging and Other Ghost Stories


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Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914?), satirist, critic, poet, short story writer and journalist. His fiction showed a clean economical style often …

Write it Right


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Witty, opinionated alphabetical examples of what Bierce considered poor (American) English and advice on alternatives - entertaining, though…

The Devil's Dictionary


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Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914?), satirist, critic, poet, short story writer and journalist. His fiction showed a clean economical style often …

Short Mystery Story Collection 001


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Librivox’s Short Mystery Story Collection 001: a collection of 10 short works of mysterious fiction in the public domain read by a group of …

Short Science Fiction Collection 036


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Science Fiction is speculative literature that generally explores the consequences of ideas which are roughly consistent with nature and sci…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 016


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Iconoclastic Memories of the Civil War


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At the outset of the American Civil War, [the writer Ambrose] Bierce enlisted in the Union Army's 9th Indiana Infantry Regiment....In Februa…

In the Midst of Life; Tales of Soldiers and Civilians


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These stories detail the lives of soldiers and civilians during the American Civil War. This is the 1909 edition. The 1909 edition omits six…

The Parenticide Club


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Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914?), best known as journalist, satirist and short story writer. Cynical in outlook, economical in style; Bierce v…

Ghost Story Collection 005


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A collection of ten pieces, read by various readers, about the unreal edges of this world in legend and story; tales of love, death and beyo…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 010


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories, Volume 1


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In the six volumes of the Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories, Julian Hawthorne presents us thrilling and mysterious s…

Famous Modern Ghost Stories


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An entertaining selection of "modern" ghost stories selected "to include specimens of a few of the distinctive types of moder…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 012


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 019


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Short Story Collection Vol. 003


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Librivox’s Short Story Collection 003: a collection of 20 short fictional works in the public domain read by a variety of Librivox members.

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 018


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 020


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 013


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up y…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 014


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 005


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A collection of fifteen stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 011


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 004


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A collection of fifteen stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up…

Short Story Collection Vol. 006


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Librivox's Short Story Collection 006: a collection of 20 short essays and fiction in the public domain read by a variety of Librivox member…

Horror Story Collection 005


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An occasional collection of 10 horror stories by various readers. We aim to unsettle you a little, to cut through the pink cushion of illusi…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 001


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A collection of fifteen stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 023


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

The Monk and the Hangman's Daughter


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A tragic but very captivating tale of a monk in the 17th century.

Short Story Collection Vol. 052


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LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 052: a collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members.

Short Story Collection Vol. 004


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Librivox’s Short Story Collection 004: a collection of 20 short essays and fiction in the public domain read by a variety of Librivox member…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 022


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A collection of nineteen stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers u…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 027


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Short Story Collection Vol. 002


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Librivox’s Short Story Collection 002: a collection of 10 short fictional works in the public domain read by a variety of Librivox members.

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 024


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

American Civil War Collection, Volume 1


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Compilation of American Civil War related poems and short works of literature. Summary by Bill2147

Short Science Fiction Collection 037


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Science Fiction is speculative literature that generally explores the consequences of ideas which are roughly consistent with nature and sci…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 026


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 025


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A collection of short nonfiction works in the public domain. The selections included in this collection were independently chosen by the re…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 025


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Short Story Collection Vol. 053


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A collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members, including short stories by Melville, Bla…

Short Story Collection Vol. 007


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Librivox’s Short Story Collection 007: a collection of 20 short essays and fiction in the public domain read by a variety of Librivox member…

A Cynic Looks At Life


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Civilization, Immortality, the Death Penalty, these are just a few of the essays enclosed in this collection, A Cynic Looks At Life. Written…

PD Goth


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A collection of spooky stories culled from etexts found on Project Gutenberg (Summary by BellonaTimes)

Short Story Collection Vol. 067


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A collection of 20 short stories selected and read by Librivox readers in English. 

Business


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LibriVox volunteers bring you 17 recordings of Business by Ambrose Bierce. This was the weekly poetry project for August 2nd, 2009.

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 029


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Short Story Collection Vol. 050


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LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 050: a collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members.

Short Story Collection Vol. 043


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LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 043: a collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members.

Short Story Collection Vol. 011


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Librivox’s Short Story Collection 011: a collection of 10 short essays and fiction in the public domain read by a variety of Librivox member…

Short Story Collection Vol. 041


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LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 041: a collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members.

Cobwebs from an Empty Skull


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Ambrose Bierce's collection of short parables, published under the pen name of Dod Grile, is similar to Aesop's Fables. This compilation is …

Short Story Collection Vol. 057


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LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 057: a collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members. …

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 031


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Short Story Collection Vol. 023


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LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 023: a collection of 10 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members.

Little Masterpieces of American Wit and Humor Vol 2


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Volume 2 of a ten volume collection of amusing tales, observations and anecdotes by America's greatest wordsmiths. This work includes select…

Short Poetry Collection 112


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This is a collection of poems read by LibriVox volunteers for September 2012.

Mi crimen favorito


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Ce qui se passa au pont d’Owl Creek


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« Il voyagea toute la journée, se guidant à la course du soleil. La forêt semblait interminable ; nulle part il ne…

Coffee Break Collection 010 - War and Conflict


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This is the tenth collection of our "coffee break" series, involving public domain works that are between 3 and 15 minutes in leng…

Short Story Collection Vol. 072


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A diverse collection of short stories selected and read in English by Librivox readers. This time, we delve into the works of Virginia Woolf…

Short Story Collection Vol. 046


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LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 046: a collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members.

Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 051


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Seventeen short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Topics include philosophy--Bertrand Russell, Spi…

An Interpretation


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LibriVox volunteers bring you 8 recordings of An Interpretation by Ambrose Bierce. This was the Weekly Poetry project for September 22, 2013…

Short Story Collection Vol. 074


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A diverse collection of short stories selected and read in English by Librivox readers. This time, we delve into the works of Arthur Conan D…

A Son of the Gods and A Horseman in the Sky


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Two short stories from the American Civil War by Ambrose Bierce. The first story is about a brave soldier who follows orders and risks his l…

Short Story Collection Vol. 073


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A diverse collection of short stories selected and read in English by Librivox readers. This time, we delve into the works of Saki, Katheri…

Mi crimen favorito


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Después de haber asesinado a mi padre en circunstancias singularmente atroces, fui arrestado y enjuiciado en un proceso que dur&oacut…

Short Poetry Collection 168


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This is a collection of 40 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for May 2017.

La Mort du lieutenant Brayle


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« Il restait assis sur son cheval, tel une statue équestre, sous un déluge de balles et de mitraille, aux endroits les p…

El incidente del puente del Búho


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Desde un puente ferroviario, al norte de Alabama, un hombre contemplaba el rápido discurrir del agua seis metros más abajo. Te…

La alucinación de Staley Fleming


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De los dos hombres que estaban hablando, uno era médico. -Le pedí que viniera, doctor, aunque no creo que pueda hacer nada.…

The Scrap Book (volume 1) Sampler


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18 works -- two non-fic articles & one short fiction or poetry each -- from issues March, April, May, June, July, & August 1906 of T…

Al otro lado de la pared


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Hace muchos años, cuando iba de Hong Kong a Nueva York pasé una semana en San Francisco. Hacía mucho tiempo que no hab&…

El incidente del Puente del Búho


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Short Poetry Collection 007


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Librivox’s Short Poetry Collection 007: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 174


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This is a collection of 45 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for November 2017.

Short Poetry Collection 100


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This is a collection of poems read by LibriVox volunteers for September 2011.

Short Poetry Collection 028


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LibriVox’s Short Poetry Collection 028: a collection of 20 public-domain poems.

Short Poetry Collection 108


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This is a collection of poems read by LibriVox volunteers for May 2012.

Short Poetry Collection 076


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This is an open collection of poems for the month of February 2009.

Diagnostico de muerte


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El dedo medio del pie derecho


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En el calor de un mediodía de verano la vieja casa Manton no era fiel a sus tradiciones. Era de la tierra, terrenal. La luz de sol la…

Short Story Collection Vol. 076


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A diverse collection of short stories selected and read in English by Librivox readers. This time, we delve into the annals of Arthur Conan …

La ventana tapiada


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Diagnóstico de muerte


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Una noche de verano


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Diagnostico de muerte


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Short Poetry Collection 180


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This is a collection of 50 poems read in English by LibriVox volunteers for May 2018.

Una noche de verano


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El hecho de que Henry Armstrong estuviera enterrado no era motivo suficientemente convincente como para demostrarle que estaba muerto: siemp…

El incidente del Puente del Búho


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Al otro lado de la pared


Read by Alba