Search Results

Woodcraft

Read by Phil Schempf


Nessmuk


George Washington Sears, who many know better by his pen name "Nessmuk", was an outdoor writer during the last half of the 19th ce…

The Odysseys of Homer

Read by Phil Schempf


Homer


The Odysseys are a collection of stories about Ulysses' journey home from the war at Troy purportedly written in the 8th century BCE by Home…

The Saga of Gunnlaug the Worm-Tongue and Raven the Skald

Read by Phil Schempf


Anonymous


A tale from Iceland, 800 years ago. In a dream of quarrels and death The birth of fair Helga is told Cross the north seas ventured for fame …

Shipwreck of the Whale-ship Essex

Read by Phil Schempf


Owen Chase


Owen Chase (October 7, 1797 – March 7, 1869) was First Mate of the whale ship Essex, that was struck and sunk by a sperm whale on October 28…

The Ascent of Denali

Read by Phil Schempf


Hudson Stuck


The story of the First Ascent of Denali by Hudson Stuck, Harry Karstens, Walter Harper and Robert Tatum in 1913, recorded in celebration of …

The Splendid Wayfaring

Read by Phil Schempf


John Neihardt


Quote: "In the following pages I have told the story of that body of adventurers who, from 1822 to 1829, opened the way for the expansi…

The Ascent of Mount St. Elias, Alaska

Read by Phil Schempf


Filippo De Filippi


Although Mount St. Elias had been known to native Americans for thousands of years and to Europeans since 1741 when Vitus Bering saw the pea…

Narrative of an Expedition to the Shores of the Arctic Sea in 1846 and 1847

Read by Phil Schempf


John Rae


After the bizarre death of Thomas Simpson, Dr. John Rae was chosen to complete the survey of the Northwest Passage, linking the work of Simp…

The Gardener

Read by Phil Schempf


Rabindranath Tagore


Most of the lyrics of love and life, the translations of which from Bengali are published in this book, were written much earlier than the s…

The Vision of Sir Launfal and Other Poems

Read by Phil Schempf


James Russell Lowell


A collection of poems by Lowell, one of the Fireside poets with Longfellow, Whittier, Holmes, and Bryant, including a sketch of his life. T…

An Expedition to Mount St. Elias. Previous explorations

In The National Geographic Magazine Vol. 03

Read by Phil Schempf


Various


National Geographic Magazine Volume 3, articles published in 1891 and 1892. South America: Annual Address by the President, Gardiner G. Hub…

An Expedition to Mount St. Elias. Introduction

In The National Geographic Magazine Vol. 03

Read by Phil Schempf


Various


National Geographic Magazine Volume 3, articles published in 1891 and 1892. South America: Annual Address by the President, Gardiner G. Hub…

An Expedition to Mount St. Elias. Narrative of the expedition of 1890. Part 2

In The National Geographic Magazine Vol. 03

Read by Phil Schempf


Various


National Geographic Magazine Volume 3, articles published in 1891 and 1892. South America: Annual Address by the President, Gardiner G. Hub…

A Golden Eagle

In Birds and Nature, Vol. IX, No 4, April 1901

Read by Phil Schempf


Various


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

What the Birds Say by S.T. Coleridge

In The Cambridge Book of Poetry for Children

Read by Phil Schempf


Kenneth Grahame


A collection of poems, many well-known or by famous writers for children, celebrating the joys of life for children and avoiding the all-too…

The Canada Grouse

In Birds and Nature, Vol. IX, No 4, April 1901

Read by Phil Schempf


Various


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

Glad Day by W.G. Robertson

In The Cambridge Book of Poetry for Children

Read by Phil Schempf


Kenneth Grahame


A collection of poems, many well-known or by famous writers for children, celebrating the joys of life for children and avoiding the all-too…

At the Somme Under the Tricolour

In First World War Centenary Poetry Collection

Read by Phil Schempf


Various


This collection of poetry, with its companion prose collection, commemorates the outbreak of the First World War on 28th July 1914. Most of …

Upon the Lines and Life of the Famous Scenicke Poet, Master William Shakespeare

In Short Poetry Collection 154

Read by Phil Schempf


Various


This is a collection of 35 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for March 2016.

Sonnet 73 (That time of year thou mayst in me behold)

In Short Poetry Collection 165

Read by Phil Schempf


Various


This is a collection of 28 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for February 2017.

1 2 3 4 5 6 >