The Junior Classics Volume 3: Tales from Greece and Rome


Read by Gillian Hendrie

The purpose of The Junior Classics is to provide, in ten volumes containing about five thousand pages, a classified collection of tales, stories, and poems, both ancient and modern, suitable for boys and girls of from six to sixteen years of age. (summary from book introduction) This collection consists of Volume 3, including many tales from Homer and Virgil among others. - Summary by William Patten (15 hr 1 min)

Chapters

Preface and List of gods 8:26 Read by Gillian Hendrie
How Theseus slays the Minotaur Part 1 35:28 Read by Gillian Hendrie
How Theseus slays the Minotaur Part 2 29:25 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Pegasus, the Winged Horse 50:56 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Heroes Sail Away in Search of the Golden Fleece 15:33 Read by Gillian Hendrie
How Jason Lost His Sandal 17:05 Read by Gillian Hendrie
How They Built the Ship Argo 7:53 Read by Gillian Hendrie
How the Argonauts Sailed to Colchis 44:11 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Hunting the Calydonian Boar 36:20 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Winning of Atalanta 41:10 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Turning Everything into Gold 37:19 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Pomegranate Seeds Part 1 43:00 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Pomegranate Seeds Part 2 29:36 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Trojan War 6:36 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Quarrel of the Chiefs 18:44 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Fight Between Paris and Menelaus 12:49 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Duel Between Hector and Ajax 13:13 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Deeds and Death of Patroclus 13:25 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Death of Hector 19:40 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Ransoming of Hector 21:44 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Wooden Horse 6:40 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Lotus-Eaters 8:13 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Ulysses and the Cyclops 18:05 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Circe’s Palace Part 1 43:33 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Circe’s Palace Part 2 25:22 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Ulysses and the Sirens 7:57 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Nausicaa Rescues Ulysses 18:24 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Ulysses and the Swineherd 8:51 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Return of Telemachus 6:50 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Ulysses in His Home 14:04 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Trial of the Bow 8:35 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Vengeance of Ulysses 9:03 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Remnant of the Defeated Army Seeks a New Home 12:30 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Adventure with the Harpies 5:08 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Pursued by the Cyclops 11:46 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Venus Sends Æneas to Queen Dido 11:30 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Queen Dido Welcomes Æneas 14:14 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Love and Death of Queen Dido 22:10 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Race of the Four Galleys 10:35 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Foot Race 3:38 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Boxing Match 5:49 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Contest of the Archers 4:41 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Sibyl Speaks to Æneas 9:50 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Dwellings of the Dead 23:47 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Oracle Foretells the Coming of Æneas 3:24 Read by Gillian Hendrie
Æneas and His Companions Eat Their Tables 7:40 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Fight Between Æneas and Turnus 13:23 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Death of Turnus 12:23 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Story of Romulus and of Numa 21:24 Read by Gillian Hendrie
The Story of Alba 29:28 Read by Gillian Hendrie