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The Four Million

Read by Marian Brown


O. Henry


Born in 1862 and died in 1910, O. Henry’s birth name is William Sydney Porter; however, he adopted the pen name O. Henry while in prison. He…

The Trimmed Lamp: and other Stories of the Four Million

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O. Henry


Born in 1862 and died in 1910, O. Henry’s birth name is William Sydney Porter; however, he adopted the pen name O. Henry while in prison. He…

Habsburg Rule in the Netherlands

In History of Holland

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George Edmundson


The title, "History of Holland," given to this volume is fully justified by the predominant part which the great maritime province…

The Messenger by Robert W. Chambers

In Famous Modern Ghost Stories

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Dorothy Scarborough, compiler and Robert W. Chambers


An entertaining selection of "modern" ghost stories selected "to include specimens of a few of the distinctive types of moder…

Little John Turns Barefoot Friar

In The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood

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Howard Pyle


Robin Hood is the archetypal English folk hero; a courteous, pious and swashbuckling outlaw of the mediæval era who, in modern version…

Chapter 22

In The Last of the Mohicans - A Narrative of 1757 (version 2)

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James Fenimore Cooper


This story is set in the British province of New York during the French and Indian War, and concerns a Huron massacre (with passive French a…