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Philosophy and Fun of Algebra

Read by Patricia Oakley

Mary Everest Boole

Mary Everest Boole (1832-1916) was born Mary Everest in England and spent her early years in France. She married mathematician George Boole.…

Sara Crewe: or, What Happened at Miss Minchin’s Boarding School

Read by Patricia Oakley

Frances Hodgson Burnett

The story told in Frances Hodgson Burnett’s classic novel, A Little Princess, was first written as a serialized novella, Sara Crewe, or What…

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In The Song My Paddle Sings

Read by Patricia Oakley

E. Pauline Johnson

LibriVox’s weekly poetry project for the week of February 5, 2006 offers fourteen versions of "The Song My Paddle Sings" from the …

A Stocking in Rhyme

In Long Poems Collection 003

Read by Patricia Oakley

Jenny June Crowley

LibriVox’s Long Poems Collection 003: a collection of 8 public-domain poems longer than 5 minutes in length.

Lecture 01 - Introduction to the Wonders of the Physical World

In The Fairyland of Science

Read by Patricia Oakley

Arabella Buckley and Arabella B. Buckley

"I have promised to introduce you today to the fairy-land of science, -- a somewhat bold promise, seeing that most of you probably look…


In The Middle Temple Murder

Read by Patricia Oakley

J.S. Fletcher and J. S. Fletcher

The dead body of a man is found on the steps to some chambers of Middle Temple Lane, near London's law courts. A journalist and a young lawy…

Humpty Dumpty

In Mother Goose in Prose

Read by Patricia Oakley

L. Frank Baum

Whether Mother Goose was a real person or a myth, the songs that are attributed to her name are what we remember from our childhood. Some of…

The Adventure with Midge the Miller’s Son

In The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood

Read by Patricia Oakley

Howard Pyle

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

Concerning my other cats

In Concerning Cats: My Own and Some Others

Read by Patricia Oakley

Helen M. Winslow

"I have known, and loved, and studied many cats, but my knowledge of her (Pretty Lady, a cat) alone would convince me that cats love pe…

Let There Be Light

In Hymns of the Christian Church

Read by Patricia Oakley

John Marriott

A collection of classic Christian hymns spanning the centuries. Some LibriVox volunteers read the hymns; others sung them. (Summary by Leon…

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In If

Read by Patricia Oakley

Rudyard Kipling

LibriVox’s weekly poetry project for the week of January 29, 2006: This popular piece was voted Britain’s favourite poem in a BBC opinion po…