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Letters from England, 1846-1849

Read by Sibella Denton

Elizabeth Davis Bancroft

Elizabeth Bancroft went to England with her husband, historian George Bancroft, for three of the most dynamic years in European history. As …

Birdseye Views of Far Lands

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James T. Nichols

Birdseye Views of Far Lands is an interesting, wholesome presentation of something that a keen-eyed, alert traveler with the faculty of maki…

A Lady's Visit to the Gold Diggings of Australia in 1852-53

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Ellen Clacy

"If you have visions of a middle-aged parasol-bearing lady smiling sweetly from her carriage as she tours Bendigo think again. In 1852,…

Peeps at Many Lands: Egypt

Read by Sibella Denton

R. Talbot Kelly

A short travelogue of Egypt, this book was written as part of an early 20th century series of travelogues on exotic destinations. (Summary b…


Read by Phil Benson

Francis Archibald Bruton

The county of Lancashire in the north-west of England is best known as the engine room of the nineteenth-century Industrial Revolution. Stee…

In Search Of #6

Read by Damon Timm

Damon Timm

In Search of #6 is the story of the trials and trails of a man, a best friend, two bicycles, three states, four dispersed campsites, five ti…

Old Hampshire Vignettes

Read by David Wales

Mary Elizabeth Hawker

Lanoe Falconer is the pseudonym of the English writer, Marie Elizabeth Hawker (1848 - 1908). Her works, though few, were well received. She …

Ten Days in the Light of Acca

Read by Nicholas James Bridgewater

Julia M. Grundy

This work is the story of a pilgrimage made over a hundred years ago by a group of American pilgrims. They were not headed for Canterbury, R…

History of New Brunswick

Read by Roger Melin

Peter Fisher

Originally published in 1825 under the title: Sketches of New Brunswick : containing an account of the first settlement of the province, wit…

Diversions in Sicily

Read by R. S. Steinberg

Henry Festing Jones

Samuel Butler's biographer dedicates his urbane account of the culture and entertainments of rural Sicily to the unborn son of his guide to …

The Itinerary of John Leland in or About the Years 1535-1543

Read by Phil Benson

John Leland

John Leland's 'Itinerary' was the product of several journeys around England and Wales undertaken between 1538 and 1543. The manuscript is m…

British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car

Read by Christine Blachford

Thomas Dowler Murphy

In this chronicle of a summer's motoring in Britain I have not attempted a guide-book in any sense, yet the maps, together with the comments…

Geschiedenis van een neger

Read by Edith van der Have-Raats


Geschiedenis van een neger is een anoniem, rond 1771 verschenen boekwerk. Het is het verhaal van een hugenoot, aangeduid met de letter N., d…

Journael ofte gedenckwaerdige beschrijvinghe van de Oost-Indische reyse

Read by Anna Simon

Willem Ysbrantsz Bontekoe

Het "Journael ofte gedenckwaerdige beschrijvinghe" is een scheepsjournaal opgetekend door de Hoornse schipper Willem Ysbrantsz Bon…

Canada's Hundred Days: With the Canadian Corps from Amiens to Mons, Aug. 8 - No…

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John Frederick Bligh Livesay

This is Part Two of Four of the incredible story of the actions of the men and women of the Canadian Expeditionary Force, Canada's contribut…

In Galilee

Read by Nicholas James Bridgewater

Thornton Chase

Thornton Chase is commonly recognized as the first convert to the Bahá'í Faith of Occidental background. During his life he or…

Young Americans Abroad

Read by Sibella Denton

John Overton Choules

It’s 1851 and the Crystal Palace Exhibition is on in England. English American the Reverend Dr. Choules leaves Newport, Rhode Island with th…

A Wet Sheet and a Flowing Sea

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Allan Cunningham

LibriVox volunteers bring you 23 recordings of A Wet Sheet and a Flowing Sea by Allan Cunningham. This was the Weekly Poetry project for Mar…


Read by Marcel Coenders

Jacobus Craandijk

Wandeling door het moderniserende Twenthe van 1870. De fabrieken van Hengelo en Enschede, de mooie landerijen van Kasteel Twickel, het Volks…

Tours in the South Coast District

Read by Timothy Ferguson

Queensland Railways

An early booklet, designed to encourage tourism in the northern parts of New South Wales, and the southern parts of Queensland, particularly…

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