Horace Walpole

The Castle of Otranto

Read by Great Plains

The Castle of Otranto is a 1764 novel by Horace Walpole. It is generally held to be the first gothic novel, initiating a literary genre whic…

Die Burg von Otranto

Read by Hokuspokus

Manfred, der Fürst von Otranto ist besorgt um die Zukunft seines Hauses und will deshalb seinen Sohn so bald als möglich mit Isabe…

The Castle of Otranto (Version 2)

Read by Thomas A. Copeland

The Castle of Otranto is regarded as the first Gothic novel, a genre appealing to a taste for terror and set in a remote past when prodigies…

Hieroglyphic Tales

Read by Barbara Baker

Surreal and satirical, these stories by the eighteenth century man of letters, Whig politician, art historian and antiquarian are '"...…

Short Story Collection Vol. 101

Read by LibriVox Volunteers

[quote]Here we present another diverse collection of short stories. We bring you classics such as Romeo and Juliet and Volodya, a little bit…

Horace Walpole's Letters: a selection

Read by Barbara Baker

Horace Walpole, 4th earl of Orford, was a cultivated participant in, and observer of, the social and political life of Georgian England. His…

Short Poetry Collection 191

Read by LibriVox Volunteers

This is a collection of 50 poems read in English by LibriVox volunteers for April 2019.