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Say Goodbye for Now, Catherine Ryan Hyde

Say Goodbye for Now

by Catherine Ryan Hyde

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“Catherine Ryan Hyde delivers once again with this feel-good story guaranteed to be a hit…” —RedbookOn an isolated Te...

Unabridged: 8 hr 50 min
Narrator: Nick Podehl
Published: 12/13/2016
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Voices of Black America, Booker T. Washington, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Langston Hughes and others

Voices of Black America

by Booker T. Washingt...

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This unique collection, compiled especially for Naxos AudioBooks, features original recordings from 1908–1946 of Booker T. Washing...

Unabridged: 1 hr 46 min
Narrator: Herbert Beerbohm T...
Published: 02/01/2002
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Fifty Poems of Emily Dickinson, Emily Dickinson

Fifty Poems of Emily Dickinson

by Emily Dickinson

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Four well-known actresses read these poems by one of the greatest American poets of the nineteenth century. Beginning always with particular...

Unabridged: 38 min
Classics Read by Celebrities
Narrator: Glenda Jackson; St...
Published: 07/11/2017
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Walden, or Life in the Woods, Henry David Thoreau

Walden, or Life in the Woods

by Henry David Thoreau

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Noted transcendentalist Henry David Thoreau spent two years, two months, and two days chronicling his near-isolation in the small cabin he bu...

Unabridged: 11 hr 27 min
Narrator: Robert Bethune
Published: 11/07/2017
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More Classic American Short Stories, Ambrose Bierce; Kate Chopin; James Fenimore Cooper; Stephen Crane; O. Henry

More Classic American Short Stori...

by Ambrose Bierce; Kate Ch...

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Here are eight stories from master American writers of the nineteenth century. They vary from sinister tales by Ambrose Bierce – w...

Unabridged: 2 hr 33 min
Narrator: Garrick Hagon, and...
Published: 04/02/2007
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Nature, Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nature

by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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This version of Nature is an 1843 revision to the popular essay written and published in 1836. In the original essay, Emerson put forth the f...

Unabridged: 51 min
Narrator: Phil Paonessa
Published: 08/21/2018
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Classic American Short Stories, O. Henry; Jack London; Ambrose Bierce; Mark Twain; Stephen Crane

Classic American Short Stories

by O. Henry; Jack London; ...

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Five great American short story writers, dating from the turn of the nineteenth/twentieth centuries are represented here. Different in atmosp...

Unabridged: 2 hr 35 min
Narrator: William Roberts
Published: 12/01/2000
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On the Duty of Civil Disobedience, Henry David Thoreau

On the Duty of Civil Disobedience...

by Henry David Thoreau

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First published in 1849, this essay argues that individuals have rights and duties in relation to their government. Motivated by his disgust ...

Unabridged: 1 hr
Narrator: Robert Bethune
Published: 11/07/2017
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Gettysburg Address, The, Abraham  Lincoln

Gettysburg Address, The

by Abraham Lincoln

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The Gettysburg Address, delivered by Lincoln on November 19, 1863 in the aftermath of a narrow, bloody Union victory at the Battle of Gettysb...

Unabridged: 3 min
Narrator: Robertson Dean
Published: 01/02/2018
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Gifts, Ralph Waldo Emerson

Gifts

by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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In Gifts Ralph Waldo Emerson muses on the function of and expectations surrounding the giving of gifs. He touches on what gifts communicate a...

Unabridged: 11 min
Narrator: Phil Paonessa
Published: 08/21/2018
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Manners, Ralph Waldo Emerson

Manners

by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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In Manners, Ralph Waldo Emerson expounds on the meaning of customs and politeness in civil society. He argues that the purpose of manners is ...

Unabridged: 1 hr 2 min
Narrator: Phil Paonessa
Published: 08/21/2018
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Shakespeare; Or, the Poet, Ralph Waldo Emerson

Shakespeare; Or, the Poet

by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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In The Poet, an essay by U.S. writer Ralph Waldo Emerson, the author expresses the need for the United States to have its own new and unique ...

Unabridged: 54 min
Narrator: Phil Paonessa
Published: 08/21/2018
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Circles, Ralph Waldo Emerson

Circles

by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Circles is an essay by Ralph Waldo Emerson, first published in 1841. The essay reflects on the vast array of circles one may find throughout ...

Unabridged: 38 min
Narrator: Phil Paonessa
Published: 08/21/2018
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Friendship, Ralph Waldo Emerson

Friendship

by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Emerson's treatise on the nature of friendship. The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is to be one.

Unabridged: 46 min
Narrator: Phil Paonessa
Published: 08/21/2018
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Heroism, Ralph Waldo Emerson

Heroism

by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Building on and enriching ideas set forth in Self-Reliance, Emerson argues that true heroism is self-confidence and persistency in the face o...

Unabridged: 34 min
Narrator: Phil Paonessa
Published: 08/21/2018
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Prudence, Ralph Waldo Emerson

Prudence

by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The essay on Prudence was given as a lecture in a course on Human Culture, in the winter of 1837-8. It was published in the first series of E...

Unabridged: 36 min
Narrator: Phil Paonessa
Published: 08/21/2018
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Compensation, Ralph Waldo Emerson

Compensation

by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Emerson's discourse on the laws of compensation, takes on the notion that one who has money must be wicked and those who do not must be good,...

Unabridged: 1 hr 2 min
Narrator: Phil Paonessa
Published: 08/21/2018
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American Scholar, The, Ralph Waldo Emerson

American Scholar, The

by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The American Scholar was a speech given by Ralph Waldo Emerson in 1837, to the Phi Beta Kappa Society of Harvard College. Emerson argues that...

Unabridged: 1 hr 2 min
Narrator: Phil Paonessa
Published: 08/21/2018
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Self-Reliance  The Unparalleled Vision of Personal Power from America's Greatest Transcendental Philosopher, Ralph Waldo Emerson

Self-Reliance

by Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The Extraordinary Manifesto of Independent Living -Newly Abridged and Introduced in this Powerful Condensation Self-Reliance is a life-chang...

Unabridged: 48 min
Narrator: Mitch Horowitz
Published: 11/28/2017
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