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Musings of a Chinese Mystic: Selections from the Philosophy of Chuang Tzu

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Lionel Giles


If Lao Tzu then had revolted against the growing artificiality of life in his day, a return to nature must have seemed doubly imperative to …

The Whispering Eye, A Black Hood Novel

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G. T. Fleming-Roberts


Hunted by the police ... framed for robbery and murder by the Eye, master fiend and vicious ruler of the underworld ... loathed by Barbara S…

The Nursery ''Alice''

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Lewis Carroll


A shortened version of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland . . . adapted by the author himself for children "from nought to five". . …

The Windhover - Read by SWS

In The Windhover

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Gerard Manley Hopkins


"Windhover" is another name for the common kestrel (Falco tinnunculus). The name refers to the bird's ability to hover in midair w…

Lines wrote whilst recoverin' from an Accident caused by a Hornet

In Sonnets of a Budding Bard

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Nixon Waterman


This is a volume of 25 sonnets by American poet Nixon Waterman. The sonnets are written from the perspective of a school boy, and are very h…

American Naturalists by Ernest Ingersoll (1852-1946)

In The Mentor 1

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Various


The Mentor Association was established to increase interest and knowledge among the public in the areas of art, literature, science, nature,…

The Crocuses - Read by SWS

In The Crocuses

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Frances E. W. Harper


Frances Ellen Watkins Harper was an African-American abolitionist, suffragist, poet and author. She was also active in other types of socia…

At the Piano - Read by SS

In At the Piano

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Anna Katharine Green


Anna Katharine Green was an American poet and novelist. She was one of the first writers of detective fiction in America and distinguished h…

The Rhesus Monkey

In Birds and Nature, Vol. X, No 5, December 1901

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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…

The Ballad of the Oysterman - Read by SWS

In The Ballad of the Oysterman

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.


from THE POETICAL WORKS OF OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES: TO MY READERS NAY, blame me not; I might have spared Your patience many a trivial verse, Y…

Immortality of the Soul

In Musings of a Chinese Mystic: Selections from the Philosophy of Chuang Tzu

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Lionel Giles


If Lao Tzu then had revolted against the growing artificiality of life in his day, a return to nature must have seemed doubly imperative to …

The Sage, or Perfect Man

In Musings of a Chinese Mystic: Selections from the Philosophy of Chuang Tzu

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Lionel Giles


If Lao Tzu then had revolted against the growing artificiality of life in his day, a return to nature must have seemed doubly imperative to …

The Jumblies

In Short Poetry Collection 163

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Various


This is a collection of 31 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for December 2016. It also includes a long poem, The Legend of Jubal by Georg…

Self-Adaptation to Externals

In Musings of a Chinese Mystic: Selections from the Philosophy of Chuang Tzu

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Lionel Giles


If Lao Tzu then had revolted against the growing artificiality of life in his day, a return to nature must have seemed doubly imperative to …

The New Colossus - Read by SWS

In The New Colossus, Version 2

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Emma Lazarus


My Grandma's father arrived in this country through New York City, and often spoke to my dad, when he was a boy, of what it was like to firs…

Random Gleanings

In Musings of a Chinese Mystic: Selections from the Philosophy of Chuang Tzu

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Lionel Giles


If Lao Tzu then had revolted against the growing artificiality of life in his day, a return to nature must have seemed doubly imperative to …

Personal Anecdotes

In Musings of a Chinese Mystic: Selections from the Philosophy of Chuang Tzu

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Lionel Giles


If Lao Tzu then had revolted against the growing artificiality of life in his day, a return to nature must have seemed doubly imperative to …

Poor Lonesome Cowboy

In Cowboy Songs and Other Frontier Ballads

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John Lomax


John Avery Lomax is a towering figure in the field of early American musicology and folklore. Through intensive field work, Lomax built up …

The Dead Joke and The Funny Man - Read by SS

In The Dead Joke and The Funny Man

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James Whitcomb Riley


James Whitcomb Riley was an American writer, poet, and best-selling author. During his lifetime he was known as the "Hoosier Poet"…

The Identity of Contraries

In Musings of a Chinese Mystic: Selections from the Philosophy of Chuang Tzu

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Lionel Giles


If Lao Tzu then had revolted against the growing artificiality of life in his day, a return to nature must have seemed doubly imperative to …

Illusions

In Musings of a Chinese Mystic: Selections from the Philosophy of Chuang Tzu

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Lionel Giles


If Lao Tzu then had revolted against the growing artificiality of life in his day, a return to nature must have seemed doubly imperative to …

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