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  • Flanagan: A Short Filibustering Adventure

    Flanagan: A Short Filibustering Adventure

    Genre: Literature,Classics,Short Stories
    Author: Stephen Crane
    Duration: 00:37:00

    Flanagan: His Short Filibustering Adventure Flanagan is a story not dissimilar from The Open Boat except that the captain does in Flanagan but not in the Open Boat. Flanagan is hired to take a ship, aptly named the Foundling, down to Cuba to run guns and people into Cuba. He does so in a ricket ... [ more ]

  • Going into Society: A Charles Dickens Story

    Going into Society: A Charles Dickens Story

    Genre: Literature,Classics,Short Stories
    Author: Charles Dickens
    Duration: 00:33:00

    An hilarious Dickens story, with his classic story within a story format, about a sideshow, the various characters but especially a dwarf who seeks to gain property and go into society. He gets the money through winning a lottery, goes into society with hilarious and sad results, as only Dickens can ... [ more ]

  • Hunted Down: A Charles Dickens Story

    Hunted Down: A Charles Dickens Story

    Genre: Literature,Classics,Short Stories
    Author: Charles Dickens
    Duration: 00:55:00

    A story that has a version of Uriah Heap, a story within a story, death and deliverance, anger and revenge. A class short story well worth introducing young readers to before embarking on the longer voyage of Dickens' novels. Dickens has wonderful names such as Mr. Heap and here Mr. Slinkton. Cathar ... [ more ]

  • Lord Arthur Savile's Crime: An Oscar Wilde Short Story

    Lord Arthur Savile's Crime: An Oscar Wilde Short Story

    Genre: Literature,Classics,Short Stories
    Author: Oscar Wilde
    Duration: 01:15:00

    One of Oscar Wilde's best beloved short stories dealing with romance, love, and murder, with the discussion of murder being light-hearted and witty as only Wilde can do. A must read for Oscar Wilde fans. ... [ more ]

  • Man Without a Country

    Man Without a Country

    Genre: Literature,Classics,Short Stories
    Author: Edward Everett Hale
    Duration: 01:11:00

    The Man without a Country is a short story by American writer, Edward Everett Hale, first published in The Atlantic, during the height of the Civil War during 1863 by the leading American literary magazine of the nineteenth century, The Atlantic. It is the story of an American Army Lieutenant Philip ... [ more ]

  • Nobody's Story: A Charles Dickens Christmas Story about the Poor & Overlooked

    Nobody's Story: A Charles Dickens Christmas Story about the Poor & Overlooked

    Genre: Literature,Classics,Short Stories
    Author: Charles Dickens
    Duration: 00:14:00

    A Charles Dickens Christmas story about remembering the poor, forgotten, and overlooked once a year by the Christmas fire. This grand story sets up the esteemed bickering Big Wig family as a guide to the laboring Nobody family, led by the named Legion, and nothing good comes of it. Legion's master d ... [ more ]

  • Baseball

    Baseball

    Genre: Literature,Classics,Short Stories
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 02:50:00

    More than three hours of some of the greatest short stories of all time, brought to life by distinguished stage and screen actors. Roger Angell and A. Bartlett Giamatti's Play by Play, John Updike's Hub Fans Bid Kid Adieu read by Jack Davidson, Rolfe Humphries' Polo Grounds read by Fritz Weaver ... [ more ]