LibriVox volunteers bring you 19 recordings of The Call by Rupert Brooke. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for April 21st, 2013.
THE COLLECTED POEMS OF RUPERT BROOKE
by Rupert Brooke
[British Poet 1887 1915.]
[A new Appendix is included in this etext, consisting of poems ABOUT or TO Rupert Brooke.]
The Collected Poems of Rupert Brooke with an introduction by George Edward Woodberry and a biographical note by Margaret Lavington
Born at Rugby, August 3, 1887 Fellow of King's College, Cambridge, 1913 ...
Middlemarch: A Study of Provincial Life is a novel by George Eliot, the pen name of Mary Anne Evans, later Marian Evans. It is her seventh novel, begun in 1869 and then put aside during the final illness of Thornton Lewes, the son of her companion George Henry Lewes. During the following year Eliot resumed work, fusing together several stories into a coherent whole, and during 1871–72 the novel appeared in serial form. The first one-volume edition was published in 1874, and attracted large sales. Subtitled "A Study of Provincial Life," the novel is set in the fictitious Midlands town of Midd...
This is the Weekly Poem for the week of November 29th, 2015. Another romantic love poem by the irish poet Thomas Moore.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of 12 short stories that were originally illustrated by Sidney Paget. These are the first set of short stories that were published and followed the publishing of his first 2 novels, A Study in Scarlet and The Sign of the Four.
Tess of the d'Urbervilles subtitled, "A Pure Woman," is the story of a young working woman named Tess Durbeyfield who is sent by her father to visit wealthy relatives. Her encounter with Alec d'Urberville changes her life forever, and brings about a doom that no one could have foreseen.
E text transcribed by Steve Menyhert, proof read by Meredith Ricker and
John Hamm, and revised by Joseph E. Loewenstein, M.D.
TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLES
A Pure Woman
Faithfully presented by
Phase the First: The Maiden, I XI
The last volume of Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag is another collection of stories by Louisa May Alcott. From preparing for Thanksgiving (with your parents away!) to the adventures two dolls had on their way to Maine, to the strange tale told by the old seat, these are funny, sweet, and altogether delightful stories for all ages.
Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag
Shawl-Straps: A Second Series of Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag
Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag Vol. 3
Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag Vol. 4
Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag Vol. 5
Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag Vol. 6
Hyphenation and spelling standardized....
MANNERS AND RULES
OR SOLECISMS TO BE AVOIDED
BY A MEMBER
OF THE ARISTOCRACY
THIRTY EIGHTH EDITION
FREDERICK WARNE AND CO.
AND NEW YORK
( All rights reserved )
Printed in Great Britain
James Weldon Johnson was an American author, educator, lawyer, diplomat, songwriter, and civil rights activist. Johnson is best remembered for his leadership of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), where he started working in 1917. In 1920 he was the first black to be chosen as executive secretary of the organization, effectively the operating officer.
FIFTY YEARS & OTHER POEMS
JAMES WELDON JOHNSON
A Country Doctor is a fiction novel by American author Sarah Orne Jewett. The book, which was first published in 1884, was based on the relationship between Jewett and her physician father. The main character of A Country Doctor, Nan, is a young woman who encounters much strife when she decides to go against the traditional values of the day and become a doctor. The book has been listed as an example of the shift in the perception of the role of women in society, with the main character of Nan choosing to pursue her career in medicine rather than a marriage and family
This is the first volume of Poems by American poet and novelist Elinor Wylie, published in 1921.