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Post by Lynnet » July 26th, 2019, 2:03 pm

Coffee Break Collection 21 -- Fairy Tales, Tall Stories and Scams by Various ( - ).

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This is the twenty-first Coffee Break Collection, in which Librivox readers select English language public domain works of about 15 minutes or less in duration -- perfect to listen to during commutes, workouts or coffee breaks. The topic for this collection is fairy tales... traditional children's tales, tall stories and notorious scams and the authors of them may be uncovered! Fiction, non-fiction, poetry, prose, essays... all are welcome here.
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Post by KevinS » July 26th, 2019, 2:08 pm

Great topic! Did I ever tell you the one about...
E agora, José?

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Post by KevinS » July 26th, 2019, 3:57 pm

E agora, José?

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Post by Lynnet » July 26th, 2019, 4:12 pm

Thank you
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Post by SonOfTheExiles » July 26th, 2019, 10:44 pm

Stiffner and Jim (Thirdly, Bill) by Henry Lawson (1867-1922)
http://www.telelib.com/authors/L/LawsonHenry/prose/billyboils_1/stiffnerjimbill.html
Duration: 17:00
https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb021_stiffnerandjimthirdlybill_sote_128kb.mp3

Please note that the OCR has mistakenly scanned the word "spieler" as "spider" at one point.


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Post by Lynnet » July 27th, 2019, 8:21 am

SonOfTheExiles wrote:
July 26th, 2019, 10:44 pm
Stiffner and Jim (Thirdly, Bill) by Henry Lawson (1867-1922)
http://www.telelib.com/authors/L/LawsonHenry/prose/billyboils_1/stiffnerjimbill.html
Duration: 17:00
https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb021_stiffnerandjimthirdlybill_sote_128kb.mp3

Please note that the OCR has mistakenly scanned the word "spieler" as "spider" at one point.


Regards,
Chris
Thank you
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Post by msfry » July 27th, 2019, 10:36 am

That seems a mighty broad topic, m'lady! Tall stories, eh? I know who tells some "stretchers". :twisted:

Notorious scams, eh? Hmmm. I shall have to look around. :D
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Post by williamjones » July 27th, 2019, 2:03 pm

My contribution:

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb021_wj_128kb.mp3 05:55

THE STARTLING ADVENTURES OF BARON MUNCHAUSEN:
AN ADVENTURE WITH A LION AND A CROCODILE

http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/6328.txt.utf-8
Bill Jones, Fabled of Story and Song, CC
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Post by Lynnet » July 27th, 2019, 2:05 pm

williamjones wrote:
July 27th, 2019, 2:03 pm
My contribution:

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb021_wj_128kb.mp3 05:55

THE STARTLING ADVENTURES OF BARON MUNCHAUSEN:
AN ADVENTURE WITH A LION AND A CROCODILE

http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/6328.txt.utf-8
Thank you
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Post by msfry » July 27th, 2019, 5:18 pm

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Post by Lynnet » July 27th, 2019, 6:44 pm

msfry wrote:
July 27th, 2019, 5:18 pm
Huckleberry Finn - Chapter 1
https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cb021_huckfinchapter1_mtf_128kb.mp3 8:41
Mark Twain
Text source: http://gutenberg.org/ebooks/76
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Post by Lynnet » July 28th, 2019, 8:54 am

The Matrimonial Swindle PL OK.
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Post by Lynnet » July 28th, 2019, 9:12 am

Stiffner and Jim (Thirdly Bill) PL OK. Great story!
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Post by Lynnet » July 28th, 2019, 9:19 am

The Startling Adventures of Baron von Munchausen... PL OK. Very startling :shock:
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Post by Lynnet » July 28th, 2019, 9:30 am

Huck Finn PL OK. Great reading. You really brought it to life :thumbs:
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