Oxford Book of American Essays


Read by James E. Carson

Collection of 32 essays by American authors ranging from Benjamin Frannklin to Emerson to Whitman to Henry James to Theodore Roosevelt. On subjects from the gout to insects with a 24 hour life span to old bachelors to leaves of grass to the odes of Horace. It seems to be an attempt to show off the Americans as writers. (Summary by JCarson)
This collection was compiled by Brander Matthews. (20 hr 28 min)

Chapters

01 Section 1 55:38 Read by James E. Carson
02 Section 2 1:03:21 Read by James E. Carson
03 Section 3 1:04:05 Read by James E. Carson
04 Section 4 1:02:56 Read by James E. Carson
05 Section 5 1:01:10 Read by James E. Carson
06 Section 6 1:03:15 Read by James E. Carson
07 Section 7 1:00:21 Read by James E. Carson
08 Section 8 56:29 Read by James E. Carson
09 Section 9 1:03:22 Read by James E. Carson
10 Section 10 1:04:17 Read by James E. Carson
11 Section 11 1:00:19 Read by James E. Carson
12 Section 12 1:00:23 Read by James E. Carson
13 Section 13 1:00:33 Read by James E. Carson
14 Section 14 1:02:07 Read by James E. Carson
15 Section 15 1:03:10 Read by James E. Carson
16 Section 16 1:01:27 Read by James E. Carson
17 Section 17 1:01:24 Read by James E. Carson
18 Section 18 1:02:47 Read by James E. Carson
19 Section 19 55:33 Read by James E. Carson
20 Section 20 1:06:13 Read by James E. Carson