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Eternal Father, Strong to Save - Tune: Melita

In Selections from The Army and Navy Hymnal, Volume 2

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Various


This collection was a joint effort by the chaplains of the US Army and the Navy to meet the needs of divine services conducted in the Army a…

For the Anniversary of John Keats' Death

In Helen of Troy and Other Poems

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Sara Teasdale


Sara Teasdale was an American poet, originally from Missouri, later attaching herself more to New York. Helen of Troy was one of her first g…

On the Death of Swinburne

In Helen of Troy and Other Poems

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Sara Teasdale


Sara Teasdale was an American poet, originally from Missouri, later attaching herself more to New York. Helen of Troy was one of her first g…

The Battle of Père-Lachaise

In Monday Tales

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Alphonse Daudet


This is a collection of short stories by Alphonse Daudet. The stories paint an incredibly vivid picture of life in continental Europe before…

I Hear America Singing & Concord Hymn

In The Citizen's Almanac - Fundamental Documents, Symbols, and Anthems of the Unit…

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United States Department Of Homeland Security and United States Of America


New citizens of the United States were given this pamphlet when they became citizens. The Citizen's Almanac contains information on the hist…

The Champion of the Weather by O.Henry(1862-1910)

In Coffee Break Collection 013 - Weather

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This is the thirteenth collection of our "coffee break" series, involving public domain works that are between 3 and 15 minutes in…

William Collins

In Word Portraits of Famous Writers

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Mabel E. Wotton


Mabel Elizabeth Wotton, an author herself, moved in the literary circles of the late nineteenth century establishing many close friendships,…

George Crabbe

In Word Portraits of Famous Writers

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Mabel E. Wotton


Mabel Elizabeth Wotton, an author herself, moved in the literary circles of the late nineteenth century establishing many close friendships,…

A Forest Fire in Northern Wisconsin

In Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 057

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Various


Fifteen short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Natural cataclysm is the subject of several readin…

Book I, The Legends of the Northmen (985‒1008). Part 1, How the Northmen discov…

In A Book of American Explorers

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Thomas Wentworth Higginson


This book tells the story of exploration in America in the words of the explorers themselves. It consists of extracts from narratives of the…

Book I, Part 4, Thorvald, Leif’s Brother, goes to Vinland

In A Book of American Explorers

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Thomas Wentworth Higginson


This book tells the story of exploration in America in the words of the explorers themselves. It consists of extracts from narratives of the…

John Johnston, of Sault Ste. Marie, A Passage in Canadian History

In Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 052

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Various


Seventeen short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Topics include Nature and Science--fall scenery,…

Autumn's Gold - Read by PS

In Autumn's Gold

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George MacDonald


George MacDonald was a Scottish author, poet, and Christian minister. He was a pioneering figure in the field of fantasy literature and the…

The Winter Night

In Suppressed Poems

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Friedrich Schiller


This is a collection of poems by German classical poet Friedrich Schiller. These poems have all been suppressed in the past for different re…

Mount Elburz in the Caucasus

In Mountain Adventures in the Various Countries of the World

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John Timbs


Mountains have always been fascinating as places of special adventure. This book. first published in 1869, collects true stories of real-lif…

Men I'm Not Married To - Read by PS

In Men I'm Not Married To

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Dorothy Parker


A saucy little poem commenting upon all men that Ms. Parker didn't marry, perhaps implying (it's a bit ambiguous) that upon marrying, the hu…

Domestic Bliss - Read by PS

In Domestic Bliss

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Ella Wheeler Wilcox


This scene of 'Domestic Bliss' is from Poems of Cheer by Ella Wheeler Wilcox. (Pub 1914) - Summary by David Lawrence

Mary Ambree

In A Collection of Ballads

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Andrew Lang


This is a collection of ballads, edited, with an introduction and notes by Andrew Lang. The ballads range widely in style, from the historic…

Jungle Night By William Beebe (1867-1962)

In Atlantic Classics

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Various


The Atlantic was a popular periodical with a wide range of essays and stories. In an effort to remain current, many strong and valid submiss…

Scotch Cap Lighthouse Station

In Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 056

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Various


Fifteen short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Topics include the impact of World War I on human …

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