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Post by Lynnet » February 22nd, 2019, 9:17 am

Short Story Collection Vol 079 by Various ( - ).

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A diverse collection of short stories selected and read in English by Librivox readers. The ever-popular detective stories of Arthur Conan Doyle, dark stories from Algernon Blackwood and the quirky from Bill Nye, Ambrose Bierce and O. Henry will keep you entertained and amused in this, the 79th Librivox Short Story Collection brought to you by some of your favorite readers.
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Post by cherylstewart » February 22nd, 2019, 2:45 pm

Please sign me up to PL :D
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Post by Lynnet » February 22nd, 2019, 3:13 pm

cherylstewart wrote:
February 22nd, 2019, 2:45 pm
Please sign me up to PL :D
Cheryl
Done!

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Post by Grothmann » February 23rd, 2019, 9:15 pm

Hi

Another Carolyn Wells Short Story--

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/ss079_twobrothers_dg_128kb.mp3
Written by Carolyn Wells
Read by Dale Grothmann
Time 1:20

Text at
http://www.gutenberg.org/files/18465/18465-h/18465-h.htm#Page_281

Thanks
Dale

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Post by Lynnet » February 24th, 2019, 12:07 pm

Grothmann wrote:
February 23rd, 2019, 9:15 pm
Hi

Another Carolyn Wells Short Story--

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/ss079_twobrothers_dg_128kb.mp3
Written by Carolyn Wells
Read by Dale Grothmann
Time 1:20

Text at
http://www.gutenberg.org/files/18465/18465-h/18465-h.htm#Page_281

Thanks
Dale
Off and running!

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Post by cherylstewart » February 24th, 2019, 2:12 pm

Section one of collection 19 "Two Brothers" PL OK
:lol: another damned if you do, damned if you don't.
Guess that's life.
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Post by soupy » February 28th, 2019, 8:42 am

Here is one from me.

The New Melusina (excerpt) from Wilhelm Meister's apprenticeship and travels. ... v.3. Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832 translated by Thomas Carlyle in 1842.

Begins p 222 on Hathi
https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=mdp.39015014127792;view=1up;seq=232

p. 237 on archive copy
https://archive.org/details/wilhelmmeistersa00goet/page/236

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/ss079_newmelusina_cc_1285kb.mp3

39:44

Craig
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Post by Lynnet » February 28th, 2019, 9:19 am

soupy wrote:
February 28th, 2019, 8:42 am
Here is one from me.

The New Melusina (excerpt) from Wilhelm Meister's apprenticeship and travels. ... v.3. Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832 translated by Thomas Carlyle in 1842.

Begins p 222 on Hathi
https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=mdp.39015014127792;view=1up;seq=232

p. 237 on archive copy
https://archive.org/details/wilhelmmeistersa00goet/page/236

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/ss079_newmelusina_cc_1285kb.mp3

39:44

Craig
Thank you

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Post by cherylstewart » February 28th, 2019, 2:55 pm

Section 2 " The New Melusina" PL OK
Cheryl

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Post by soupy » February 28th, 2019, 6:28 pm

Thanks CS :D

Craig
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Post by lurcherlover » March 1st, 2019, 2:47 am

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/ss079_myfriendmurderer_pt_128kb.mp3

My Friend the Murderer by Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930)

Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/files/23059/23059-h/23059-h.htm

Duration: 44:38
42.86MB

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Post by Lynnet » March 1st, 2019, 7:49 am

lurcherlover wrote:
March 1st, 2019, 2:47 am
https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/ss079_myfriendmurderer_pt_128kb.mp3

My Friend the Murderer by Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930)

Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/files/23059/23059-h/23059-h.htm

Duration: 44:38
42.86MB

Peter
Thank you. That's a new one on me... look forward to listening :D

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Post by cherylstewart » March 2nd, 2019, 10:49 am

Section 3 "MY Friend the Murderer" PL OK
Cheryl :D

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Post by lurcherlover » March 7th, 2019, 1:07 am

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/ss079_detectedbycamera_pt_128mb.mp3

Detected by the Camera by Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874-1942)

Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/files/24873/24873-h/24873-h.htm

Duration: 17:24
16.71MB

Peter

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Post by Lynnet » March 7th, 2019, 9:29 am

lurcherlover wrote:
March 7th, 2019, 1:07 am
https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/ss079_detectedbycamera_pt_128mb.mp3

Detected by the Camera by Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874-1942)

Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/files/24873/24873-h/24873-h.htm

Duration: 17:24
16.71MB

Peter
Thank you

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