Ambrose Bierce

Can Such Things Be?


Read by Roger Melin


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

Present at a Hanging and Other Ghost Stories


Read by Peter Yearsley


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 …

In the Midst of Life; Tales of Soldiers and Civilians


Read by David Wales


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

Iconoclastic Memories of the Civil War


Read by Winston Tharp


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

The Parenticide Club


Read by Peter Yearsley


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

The Monk and the Hangman's Daughter


Read by Phil Chenevert


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

A Cynic Looks At Life


Read by ACBowgus


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

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.

Mi crimen favorito


Read by Alba


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 …

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…

Ce qui se passa au pont d’Owl Creek


Read by Vincent de l’Épine


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

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…

El incidente del Puente del Búho


Read by Alba


Mi crimen favorito


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Al otro lado de la pared


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La alucinación de Staley Fleming


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El incidente del puente del Búho


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Diagnóstico de muerte


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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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Al otro lado de la pared


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El incidente del Puente del Búho


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La ventana tapiada


Read by Alba


Una noche de verano


Read by Alba