LibriVox Audio Books

Select Conversations with an Uncle (Now Extinct) and Two Other Reminiscences

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H. G. Wells


Select Conversations with an Uncle, published in 1895, was H.G. Wells's first literary publication in book form. It consists of reports of t…

The Old Adam

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Arnold Bennett


Edward Henry Machin, whose rise from humble beginnings to prosperity was told in 'The Card', leads a comfortable life in the English Midland…

Nature Myths and Stories for Little Children

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Flora J. Cooke


Written for first through third graders, this book aims to expand not only the imagination but the vocabulary. For listeners following along…

Captain Cook

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Walter Besant


James Cook (1728-1779), British explorer, navigator, cartographer, and captain in the Royal Navy was the son of a farm laborer. Apprenticed …

A Course of Lectures on the Principles of Domestic Economy and Cookery

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Juliet Corson


"This course of lectures is designed to meet the wants of two classes of persons: First—Those who are experienced housekeepers, familia…

Scenes in Europe, for the Amusement and Instruction of Little Tarry-at-Home Tra…

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Isaac Taylor


In this little volume, Isaac Taylor takes us on a tour of Europe, anno 1824. We travel once around the entire continent, starting in England…

Natural Science and Religion

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Asa Gray


Asa Gray was a highly-regarded botanist at Harvard University and a friend and collaborator of Charles Darwin. As a Christian, Gray was conc…

Hermann and Dorothea

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


There are few modern poems of any country so perfect in their kind as the "Hermann and Dorothea" of Goethe. In clearness of charac…

The Sayings of Lao Tzu

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Lao Tzu


Lao-Tzu, also known as Laozi was a Chinese philosopher believed to have lived in the 6th century BCE and is credited with writing the Tao-Te…

The Way of Holiness

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Samuel Logan Brengle


Samuel Logan Brengle was a commissioner in the Salvation Army. His books are known for the practicality, joyfulness and authenticity. His li…

Truth

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Elizabeth Barrett Browning


Elizabeth Barrett Browning was an English poet of the Victorian era, popular in Britain and the United States during her lifetime. Elizabet…

The Poet and The Baby

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Paul Laurence Dunbar


What struck me in reading Mr. Dunbar's poetry was what had already struck his friends in Ohio and Indiana, in Kentucky and Illinois. They ha…

Causes Of The American Civil War: Secession Statements Of Five Confederate Stat…

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Various


Some of the states who rebelled against the Federal Government in the American Civil War issued statements by nascent governing bodies expla…

Final Report of the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing

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President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing and President'S Task Force On 21St Century Policing


In light of recent events that have exposed rifts in the relationships between local police and the communities they protect and serve, on D…

Jewish Fairy Tales and Legends

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Gertrude Landa


"My desire is to give boys and girls something Jewish which they may be able to regard as companion delights to the treasury of general…

Birds and Nature, Vol. XI, No 5, May 1902

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Various


"Birds and Nature" was a monthly publication of the Nature Study Publishing Company of Chicago. It includes short poems, anecdotes…

Bob and Ray WOR 066 June 12 1973


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Sea chanteys  Captain turns mean Tuesday  June 12  1973

Bob and Ray WOR 065 June 11 1973


BNRToast


Capt Larsen plays clarinet Monday  June 11  1973

Games for Hallow-e'en

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Mary E. Blain


This charming book starts with a brief history of Hallowe'en. There are sample invitations for a Halloween (or Hallowe'en) party, decoration…

Selected Poems of Francis Thompson

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Francis Thompson


Francis Thompson, an English poet and author, is best known for his poem "Hound of Heaven," included in this selection of his poe…

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