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In The Life, Adventures & Piracies of Captain Singleton

Read by Denny Sayers (d. 2015)


Daniel Defoe


The Life, Adventures & Piracies of the Famous Captain Singleton is a "bipartite adventure story whose first half covers a traversal…

Club Snobs

In The Book of Snobs

Read by Denny Sayers (d. 2015)


W M Thackeray and William Makepeace Thackeray


The necessity of a work on Snobs, demonstrated from History, and proved by felicitous illustrations:—I am the individual destined to write t…

Sixty-five Sizzling Rabbits (part one)

In The Complete Book of Cheese

Read by Denny Sayers (d. 2015)


Robert Carlton Brown and Bob Brown


Bob Brown, after living thirty years in as many foreign lands and enjoying countless national cheeses at the source, returned to New York an…

Conclusion

In The Eventful History of the Mutiny and Piratical Seizure of H.M.S. Bounty: Its …

Read by Denny Sayers (d. 2015)


Sir John Barrow


The mutiny on the Bounty occurred aboard a British Royal Navy ship on 28 April 1789. The mutiny was led by Fletcher Christian against the co…

Napoleon and Marie Walewska

In Famous Affinities of History: The Romance of Devotion

Read by Denny Sayers (d. 2015)


Lyndon Orr


"Famous Affinities of History" is a book of passion-filled accounts of the most famous love affairs of history. The stories of Cle…

Max and Maurice

In Children's Short Works, Vol. 002

Read by Denny Sayers (d. 2015)


William Busch


Librivox’s Children’s Short Works Collection 002: a collection of 10 short works for children in the public domain read by a variety of Libr…

Nature

In Nature

Read by Denny Sayers (d. 2015)


Ralph Waldo Emerson


Nature is a short essay by Ralph Waldo Emerson published anonymously in 1836. It is in this essay that the foundation of transcendentalism i…

093 - Domestic Servants. Chapter 41. Part 1.

In The Book of Household Management

Read by Denny Sayers (d. 2015)


Isabella Beeton and Mrs. Isabella Beeton


"Mrs. Beeton's" is a guide to all aspects of running a household in Victorian Britain. Published in 1861, it was an immediate best…

Part 1

In The First Book of Urizen

Read by Denny Sayers (d. 2015)


William Blake


The Book of Urizen is one of the major prophetic books of the English poet William Blake, illustrated by Blake's own plates. It was original…

Rockabye Library

In Rock A Bye Library: A Book of Fables

Read by Denny Sayers (d. 2015)


Unknown


A book of short fables with morals. (Summary by DSayers)

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