The Professor’s House Free Audiobook Download

The Professor's House

A portrait of Americas many social groups with the chief interest centered on a university professor and his family – Summary by Publishers Weekly September 5 1925 Click to rate this post! [Total: 2 Average: 5]

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Daniel Boone, Backwoodsman Free Audiobook Download

Daniel Boone, Backwoodsman

Daniel Boone is celebrated in history and legend as one of the foremost pioneers who opened up the wilderness of Kentucky. Famed for his skills as a hunter, he was once captured and adopted by the Shawnee tribe from which he ultimately escaped. He was active in the militia and fought in several battles of the American Revolution. In later

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The Odyssey Free Audiobook Download

The Odyssey

The Odyssey is one of the two major ancient Greek epic poems (the other being the Iliad), attributed to the poet Homer. The poem is commonly dated to between 800 and 600 BC. The poem is, in part, a sequel to the Iliad, and concerns the events that befall the Greek hero Odysseus in his long journey back to his

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The Gods and Mr Perrin Free Audiobook Download

The Gods and Mr Perrin

The book is probably better known under the title ‘Mr Perrin and Mr Traill’, later made into a well-known film in 1948.Perrin and Traill are masters at a grim old-fashioned second-rate boarding public school in Cornwall – Perrin has been there many years and the youthful Traill has just arrived. The book concerns the growing antagonism between the two which

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The Blue Review, Number 3 Free Audiobook Download

The Blue Review, Number 3

The Blue Review was a short lived monthly journal published in London between May and July 1913. The successor to Rhythm, The Blue Review was edited by John Middleton Murry and Katherine Mansfield, but survived only three issues. In addition to poetry and short literary pieces, the review included reviews of theatre, music and the arts and of books recently

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Complete Hypnotism, Mesmerism, Mind-Reading and Spiritualism Free Audiobook Download

Complete Hypnotism, Mesmerism, Mind-Reading and Spiritualism

‘Complete Hypnotism, Mesmerism, Mind-Reading and Spiritualism’, by A. Alpheus. Written in 1903, just sixty years after the word ‘hypnotism’ was coined, this book explores the contemporary understanding of the nature, uses and dangers of the technique. Hypnotism has been practiced for many centuries, but it was in the mid-to-late nineteenth century that it became a particularly fashionable way to explore

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My Brigantine Free Audiobook Download

My Brigantine

After a stint on a commercial voyage, James Fenimore Cooper served in the U.S. Navy as a midshipman, where he learned the technology of managing sailing vessels which greatly influenced many of his novels and other writings. Cooper, beloved though he is as a novelist, hasn’t drawn much attention for his poetry. Here is one of his pieces expressing his

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The Yellow Face Free Audiobook Download

The Yellow Face

Who is Nostalgo ? Posters with his unsettlingly grinning face are appearing on scaffolds all over London.A murdered body, horribly disfigured and bearing a striking resemblance to the man on the poster, vanishes from a police-station. Jack Masefield wants to protect his fiancée Claire from her shady guardian Anstruther, and before he knows it, he is in the thick of

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John Brown Free Audiobook Download

John Brown

This is a moving and deeply felt biography of abolitionist John Brown, which defends its subject against the popular notion of him as a delusional fanatic. The author, W.E.B. DuBois, was a renowned author, scholar, sociologist, socialist, and civil rights activist, and one of the founders of the N.A.A.C.P.. – Summary by Ciufi Galeazzi Click to rate this post! [Total:

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