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[https://catalog.librivox.org/search.php?title=The+Declaration+of+Independence&author=&status=all&action=Search The Declaration of Independence].<br />
 
[https://catalog.librivox.org/search.php?title=The+Declaration+of+Independence&author=&status=all&action=Search The Declaration of Independence].<br />
 
[http://librivox.org/us-historical-documents/ U.S. Historical Documents]: includes Articles of Confederation by The Second Continental Congress, Constitution of the United States, Declaration of Independence, Gettysburg Address. <br />
 
[http://librivox.org/us-historical-documents/ U.S. Historical Documents]: includes Articles of Confederation by The Second Continental Congress, Constitution of the United States, Declaration of Independence, Gettysburg Address. <br />
[http://librivox.org/the-federalist-papers-by-alexander-hamilton-john-jay-and-james-madison/ The Federalist Papers]. <br />
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[http://librivox.org/the-federalist-papers-by-alexander-hamilton-john-jay-and-james-madison/ The Federalist Nos. 1 and 2]. <br />
 
[http://librivox.org/letters-to-his-son-on-the-art-of-becoming-a-man-of-the-world-and-a-gentleman-by-philip-stanhope-4th-earl-of-chesterfield/ ''Letters to His Son''] by Lord Chesterfield. <br />
 
[http://librivox.org/letters-to-his-son-on-the-art-of-becoming-a-man-of-the-world-and-a-gentleman-by-philip-stanhope-4th-earl-of-chesterfield/ ''Letters to His Son''] by Lord Chesterfield. <br />
 
[https://catalog.librivox.org/search.php?title=give+me+liberty&author=&status=all&action=Search ''Give me liberty or give me death''] speech by Patrick Henry. <br />
 
[https://catalog.librivox.org/search.php?title=give+me+liberty&author=&status=all&action=Search ''Give me liberty or give me death''] speech by Patrick Henry. <br />
 
[https://catalog.librivox.org/search.php?title=speech+on+conciliation&author=burke&status=all&action=Search Speech on Conciliation with America], 1775, by Edmund Burke. <br />
 
[https://catalog.librivox.org/search.php?title=speech+on+conciliation&author=burke&status=all&action=Search Speech on Conciliation with America], 1775, by Edmund Burke. <br />
 
[http://librivox.org/select-sermons-of-jonathon-edwards-by-jonathon-edwards/ ''Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God''] sermon by Jonathan Edwards. <br />  
 
[http://librivox.org/select-sermons-of-jonathon-edwards-by-jonathon-edwards/ ''Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God''] sermon by Jonathan Edwards. <br />  
[http://librivox.org/united-kingdom-house-of-commons-speeches-collection/ ''On slavery''] speech by William Wilberforce. <br />  
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[http://librivox.org/united-kingdom-house-of-commons-speeches-collection/ ''On slavery''] speech by William Wilberforce. <br />
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[http://librivox.org/peter-the-great-by-jacob-abbott/ ''Peter the Great'' by Jacob Abbott. <br />  
 
[http://librivox.org/the-autobigraphy-of-benjamin-franklin-ed-by-frank-woodworth-pine/ ''The Autobiography of Ben Franklin'']<br />
 
[http://librivox.org/the-autobigraphy-of-benjamin-franklin-ed-by-frank-woodworth-pine/ ''The Autobiography of Ben Franklin'']<br />
[https://catalog.librivox.org/search.php?title=lives&author=plutarch&status=all&action=Search Plutarch's ''Lives'']. N.B. This is the Bernadotte Perrin translation.<br />
 
[http://librivox.org/an-essay-on-man-by-alexander-pope/ ''An Essay on Man''] by Alexander Pope.<br />
 
[https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=Utopia&author=more&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search ''Utopia''] by Sir Thomas More.<br />
 
A number of [https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=&author=francis+bacon&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search essays] by Francis Bacon<br />
 
All completed recordings of [http://librivox.org/newcatalog/search_advanced.php?title=&author=william+shakespeare&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search plays] and [https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=monologue&author=shakespeare&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search monologues] of William Shakespeare.<br />
 
[http://librivox.org/gullivers-travels-by-jonathan-swift/ ''Gulliver's Travels''] by Jonathan Swift.<br />
 
''Tale of a Tub'' by Jonathan Swift. <font color="red">Recording in  progress</font>.<br />
 
[http://librivox.org/the-elements-of-style-by-william-strunk-jr/ ''The Elements of Style''] by William Strunk Jr.<br />
 
[https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=&author=alexander+pope&cat=poetry&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=English&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search Poetry] by Alexander Pope.<br />
 
 
[http://librivox.org/librivox-6th-anniversary-collection/ Treaty with the Six Nations] (1794).<br />  
 
[http://librivox.org/librivox-6th-anniversary-collection/ Treaty with the Six Nations] (1794).<br />  
 
[http://librivox.org/short-nonfiction-collection-vol-007/ Washington's Farewell Address].<br />
 
[http://librivox.org/short-nonfiction-collection-vol-007/ Washington's Farewell Address].<br />
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[https://catalog.librivox.org/search.php?title=wealth+of+nations&author=adam+smith&status=all&action=Search ''The Wealth of Nations''] by Adam Smith.<br />
 
[https://catalog.librivox.org/search.php?title=wealth+of+nations&author=adam+smith&status=all&action=Search ''The Wealth of Nations''] by Adam Smith.<br />
 
[http://librivox.org/the-federalist-papers-by-alexander-hamilton-john-jay-and-james-madison/ ''The Federalist Papers''] by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison and John Jay.<br />
 
[http://librivox.org/the-federalist-papers-by-alexander-hamilton-john-jay-and-james-madison/ ''The Federalist Papers''] by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison and John Jay.<br />
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[https://catalog.librivox.org/search.php?title=lives&author=plutarch&status=all&action=Search Plutarch's ''Lives'']. N.B. This is the Bernadotte Perrin translation.<br />
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[http://librivox.org/an-essay-on-man-by-alexander-pope/ ''An Essay on Man''] by Alexander Pope.<br />
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All completed recordings of [http://librivox.org/newcatalog/search_advanced.php?title=&author=william+shakespeare&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search plays] and [https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=monologue&author=shakespeare&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search monologues] of William Shakespeare.<br />
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[http://librivox.org/gullivers-travels-by-jonathan-swift/ ''Gulliver's Travels''] by Jonathan Swift.<br />
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''Tale of a Tub'' by Jonathan Swift. <font color="red">Recording in  progress</font>.<br />
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[http://librivox.org/rasselas-prince-of-abyssinia-by-samuel-johnson/''History of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia''] by Samuel Johnson.<br />
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[http://librivox.org/she-stoops-to-conquer-by-oliver-goldsmith/  ''She Stoops to Conquer''] by Oliver Goldsmith.<br />
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[https://catalog.librivox.org/search.php?title=vicar+of+wakefield&author=&status=all&action=Search ''The Vicar of Wakefield''] by Oliver Goldsmith.<br />
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[https://catalog.librivox.org/search.php?title=The+School+for+Scandal&author=&status=all&action=Search ''The School for Scandal''] by Richard Sheridan.<br />
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[https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=monte+cristo&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=English&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search ''The Count of Monte Cristo''] by Alexandre Dumas.<br />
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Many recordings of [https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=pride+and+prejudice&author=austen&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=English&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search ''Pride and Prejudice''] by Jane Austen.<br />
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[http://librivox.org/faust-part-1-by-johann-wolfgang-von-goethe/ ''Faust'', Book I] by Johann Wolfgang Goethe.<br />
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[https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=&author=alexander+pope&cat=poetry&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=English&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search Poetry] by Alexander Pope.<br />
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Recordings of works by [https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=&author=william+cowper&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=English&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search William Cowper].<br />
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Recording of [https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=&author=Phillis+Wheatley&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=English&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search poetry] by Phillis Wheatley.<br />
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Recording of [https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=&author=byron&cat=poetry&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=English&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search poetry] by Lord Byron.<br />
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[http://librivox.org/the-elements-of-style-by-william-strunk-jr/ ''The Elements of Style''] by William Strunk Jr.<br />
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[http://librivox.org/handbook-of-nature-study-part-1-by-anna-botsford-comstock/ ''Handbook of Nature Study''] by Anna Botsford Comstock. This recording includes Part I, The Teaching of Nature-Study and Part II, Animal Life, Chapter I, Bird Study. <font color="red">Recording of Part 2 is in progress</font>. Part II: Animal Study includes Chapter II: Fish Study, Chapter III: Batrachian Study, Chapter IV: Reptile Study, and Chapter V: Mammal Study.<br />
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[http://librivox.org/the-land-of-little-rain-by-mary-hunter-austin/ ''The Land of Little Rain''] by Mary Austin.<br />
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[http://librivox.org/the-natural-history-of-selborne-by-gilbert-white/ ''The Natural History of Selborne''] by Gilbert White.<br />
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[http://librivox.org/henry-esmond-by-william-makepeace-thackeray/ ''The History of Henry Esmond, Esq., A Colonel in the Service of Her Majesty Queen Anne''] by William Makepeace Thackeray.<br />
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[https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=northanger+abbey&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=English&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search ''Northanger Abbey'' by Jane Austen.<br />
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[http://librivox.org/the-castle-of-otranto-by-horace-walpole/ ''The Castle of Otranto'' by Horace Walpole.<br />
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[http://librivox.org/mysteries-of-udolpho-by-ann-radcliffe/ ''The Mysteries of Udolpho'' by Ann Radcliffe.<br />
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[https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=tale+of+two+cities&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=English&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search ''A Tale of Two Cities''] by Charles Dickens.<br />
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[https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=scarlet+pimpernel&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=English&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search ''The Scarlet Pimpernel''] by Emmuska Orczy.<br />
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'''Foreign language recordings:'''
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Recordings in [https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=Dutch&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search Dutch]<br />
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Recordings in [https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=French&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search French]<br />
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Recordings in [https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=German&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search German]<br />
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Recordings in [https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=Italian&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search Italian]<br />
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Recordings in [https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=Japanese&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search Japanese]<br />
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Recordings in [https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=Latin&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search Latin]<br />
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Recordings in [https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=Spanish&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search Spanish]<br />
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Search for recordings in other languages, by substituting the language in the search URL.
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'''In the Public Domain, but not yet recorded:'''<br />
 
'''In the Public Domain, but not yet recorded:'''<br />
''Matthew Henry's Commentary on the Whole Bible'' [http://www.ccel.org/ccel/henry/mhc.i.html Text at ccel.org. Warning: this is huge.<br />
 
  
''English Literature for Boys and Girls'' by H. E. Marshall. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/5725 Text] on Project Gutenberg. <br />
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''Matthew Henry's Commentary on the Whole Bible'' [http://www.ccel.org/ccel/henry/mhc.i.html Text] at ccel.org. Warning: this is huge.<br />
''A student's history of American literature'' by William Edward Simonds [http://archive.org/details/studentshistoryo00sim Book scan] on Internet Archive.<br />
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''Saints and Heroes'' by George Hodges. [http://www.mainlesson.com/display.php?author=hodges&book=saints&story=_contents Text] on the Baldwin Project.<br />
''Isaac Bickerstaff, Physician and Astrologer''by Sir Richard Steele. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/2644 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
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''The Cambridge history of English and American literature'' published 1907–21. Should be PD, but bartleby.com have parked a copyright notice on their text..<br />
''Days with Sir Roger De Coverley'' by Joseph Addison and Sir Richard Steele. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/3318 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />  
 
''The Coverley Papers, From 'The Spectator' '' by Addison, Budgell, and Steele. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/6482 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />  
 
''The Battle of the Books'' by Jonathan Swift. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/623 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />  
 
 
''Free Grace'' sermon by John Wesley. [[http://www.ccel.org/ccel/wesley/sermons.viii.ii.html Text] on ccel.org.<br />
 
''Free Grace'' sermon by John Wesley. [[http://www.ccel.org/ccel/wesley/sermons.viii.ii.html Text] on ccel.org.<br />
 
''The Harvard Classics'' Volume 43 [http://archive.org/details/harvardclassics43eliouoft Book scan] on Internet Archive. Includes The Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence (1775), Washington's First Inaugural Address, Treaty with France (Louisiana Purchase), Treaty with Great Britain (End of War of 1812). <br />  
 
''The Harvard Classics'' Volume 43 [http://archive.org/details/harvardclassics43eliouoft Book scan] on Internet Archive. Includes The Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence (1775), Washington's First Inaugural Address, Treaty with France (Louisiana Purchase), Treaty with Great Britain (End of War of 1812). <br />  
 
''The Life of George Washington'' by David Ramsay. [http://hdl.handle.net/2027/mdp.39015027547051?urlappend=%3Bseq=19 Book scan] at Hathi Trust (1832 edition, other editions available).<br />
 
''The Life of George Washington'' by David Ramsay. [http://hdl.handle.net/2027/mdp.39015027547051?urlappend=%3Bseq=19 Book scan] at Hathi Trust (1832 edition, other editions available).<br />
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''Ponce de Leon'' by William Pilling. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/40859 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
 
''Marie Antoinette and Her Son'' by L. Mühlbach. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/3451 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
 
''Marie Antoinette and Her Son'' by L. Mühlbach. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/3451 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
 
''Napoleon Bonaparte'' by John S. C. Abbott. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/3775 Txt] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
 
''Napoleon Bonaparte'' by John S. C. Abbott. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/3775 Txt] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
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''A Letter to a Noble Lord'' by Edmund Burke. [http://archive.org/stream/harvardclassics24eliouoft#page/381/mode/1up Book scan] on Internet Archive.<br />
 
''A Letter to a Noble Lord'' by Edmund Burke. [http://archive.org/stream/harvardclassics24eliouoft#page/381/mode/1up Book scan] on Internet Archive.<br />
 
''Ourselves'' by Charlotte Mason (should be PD, but I can't find the original online). <br />
 
''Ourselves'' by Charlotte Mason (should be PD, but I can't find the original online). <br />
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''English Literature for Boys and Girls'' by H. E. Marshall. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/5725 Text] on Project Gutenberg. <br />
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''A student's history of American literature'' by William Edward Simonds [http://archive.org/details/studentshistoryo00sim Book scan] on Internet Archive.<br />
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''Isaac Bickerstaff, Physician and Astrologer''by Sir Richard Steele. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/2644 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
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''Days with Sir Roger De Coverley'' by Joseph Addison and Sir Richard Steele. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/3318 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
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''The Coverley Papers, From 'The Spectator' '' by Addison, Budgell, and Steele. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/6482 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
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''The Battle of the Books'' by Jonathan Swift. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/623 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
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''Bulchevy's Book of English Verse'' by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch (Oxford Book of English Verse by another name) [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/1304 Text] on Project Gutenberg. <br />
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''Essays of Elia and the Last Essays of Elia'' by Charles Lamb. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/10343 Text] on Project Gutenberg. <br />
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''Bramble-Bees and Others'' by J. Henri Fabre. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/3421 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
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''The Life of the Caterpillar'' by J. Henri Fabre. [http://www.eldritchpress.org/jhf/cater.html Text] at Eldritch Press.<br />
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''The Life of the Fly, With Which Are Interspersed Some Chapters of Autobiography'' by J. Henri Fabre. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/3422 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
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''The Mason-Bees'' by J. Henri Fabre. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/2884 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
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''More Hunting Wasps'' by J. Henri Fabre. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/3462 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
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''The Wonders of Instinct: Chapters in the Psychology of Insects'' by J. Henri Fabre. [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/3754 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
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''Great Astronomers by Robert S. Ball [http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/2298 Text] on Project Gutenberg.<br />
  
  
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''The God Who is There'' by Francis Schaeffer. <br />
 
''The God Who is There'' by Francis Schaeffer. <br />
 
''Age of Revolution'' by Churchill. <br />
 
''Age of Revolution'' by Churchill. <br />
''Mere Christianity'' by C. S. Lewis. <br />
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''Oxford Book of American History'' by Samuel Eliot Morison. <br />
''The Problem of Pain''  by C. S. Lewis. <br />
 
''How To Read a Book'' by Mortimer Adler and Charles Van Doren.<br />
 
 
''A History of the American People'' by Paul Johnson.<br />
 
''A History of the American People'' by Paul Johnson.<br />
 
''A Basic History of the United States'' by Clarence B. Carson.<br />
 
''A Basic History of the United States'' by Clarence B. Carson.<br />
 
''The Story of America'' by Hendrik Van Loon.<br />
 
''The Story of America'' by Hendrik Van Loon.<br />
Salem witch trial transcript.<br />
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Salem witch trial transcript. Obviously the original would be PD but this University of Virginia transcript isn't.<br />
 
''Miracle at Philadelphia'' by Catherine Drinker Bowen.<br />
 
''Miracle at Philadelphia'' by Catherine Drinker Bowen.<br />
 
''The Invasion of Canada'' by Pierre Berton.<br />
 
''The Invasion of Canada'' by Pierre Berton.<br />
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''Undaunted Courage'' by Stephen E. Ambrose.<br />  
 
''Undaunted Courage'' by Stephen E. Ambrose.<br />  
 
''Lewis and Clark'' by Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns.<br />
 
''Lewis and Clark'' by Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns.<br />
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''The Royal Road to Romance'' by Richard Halliburton. <br />
 
''Walking the Bible'' by Bruce Feiler.<br />
 
''Walking the Bible'' by Bruce Feiler.<br />
''The Royal Road to Romance'' by Richard Halliburton. <br />
 
 
''Are You Liberal, Conservative? or Confused?'' by Richard Maybury.<br />
 
''Are You Liberal, Conservative? or Confused?'' by Richard Maybury.<br />
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''The Four Loves'' by C.S. Lewis.<br />
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''Mere Christianity'' by C. S. Lewis. <br />
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''The Problem of Pain''  by C. S. Lewis. <br />
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''War of the Worldviews'' by Gary DeMar. <br />
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''Postmodern Times'' by Gene Edward Veith. <br />
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''The Roar on the Other Side: A Guide for Student Poets'' by Suzanne Clark. <br />
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''Our Mother Tongue: An Introductory Guide to English Grammar'' by Nancy Wilson. <br />
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''Jensen's Grammar''. <br />
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Most of the recommended Science books, and all the Mathematics ones.<br />
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''How To Read a Book'' by Mortimer Adler and Charles Van Doren.<br />
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''Love is a Fallacy'' by Max Schulman.<br />
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''The Story of Painting'' by H. W. Janson.<br />
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''The History of Art'' by H. W. Janson.<br />
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''The Arts'' by Hendrik Van Loon.<br />
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''Fearfully and Wonderfully Made'' by Paul Brand.<br />
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All the Life and Work Skills books.<br />
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''The Good Earth'' by Pearl S. Buck.<br />
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''The Great Divorce'' and ''The Screwtape Letters'' by C.S. Lewis
  
 
== Booklist for Year 10 ==
 
== Booklist for Year 10 ==

Revision as of 07:58, 8 July 2013

Under way RuthieG 7 July 2013

Introduction

Listeners have requested a list of LibriVox recordings of books recommended by Ambleside Online for use with homeschooling. Anyone looking for audio books for children will find plenty of ideas on this page.

This is the third part, covering years 9 - 11. The first part, covering years 0 - 4, may be found here. The second part, covering Years 5 - 8, may be found here.

The lists here only include books on the main booklists on Ambleside Online, not the various personal recommendations. If you would like to browse all LibriVox recordings of books, stories and poems for children, please follow this link.

Please note that many books on the Ambleside list are not in the Public Domain, and are therefore not available to record for LibriVox.

Booklist for Year 9

In progress

LibriVox recordings:

The Bible
Many recordings available including American Standard Version and King James Version. For recordings of all versions, please see this search.


The Practice of the Presence of God by Brother Lawrence.
The Christian's Secret of a Happy Life by Hannah Whitall Smith.
Declaration of Rights.
The Declaration of Independence.
U.S. Historical Documents: includes Articles of Confederation by The Second Continental Congress, Constitution of the United States, Declaration of Independence, Gettysburg Address.
The Federalist Nos. 1 and 2.
Letters to His Son by Lord Chesterfield.
Give me liberty or give me death speech by Patrick Henry.
Speech on Conciliation with America, 1775, by Edmund Burke.
Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God sermon by Jonathan Edwards.
On slavery speech by William Wilberforce.
[http://librivox.org/peter-the-great-by-jacob-abbott/ Peter the Great by Jacob Abbott.
The Autobiography of Ben Franklin
Treaty with the Six Nations (1794).
Washington's Farewell Address.
Boswell's Life of Johnson. Recordings of Vols. I - III are complete, Vol. IV is in progress.
Alexander Hamilton by Charles A. Conant.
Recordings about Mozart.
Common Sense by Thomas Paine.
Reflections on the Revolution in France by Edmund Burke.
The Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith.
The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison and John Jay.
Plutarch's Lives. N.B. This is the Bernadotte Perrin translation.
An Essay on Man by Alexander Pope.
All completed recordings of plays and monologues of William Shakespeare.
Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift.
Tale of a Tub by Jonathan Swift. Recording in progress.
History of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia by Samuel Johnson.
She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith.
The Vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith.
The School for Scandal by Richard Sheridan.
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas.
Many recordings of Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen.
Faust, Book I by Johann Wolfgang Goethe.
Poetry by Alexander Pope.
Recordings of works by William Cowper.
Recording of poetry by Phillis Wheatley.
Recording of poetry by Lord Byron.
The Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr.
Handbook of Nature Study by Anna Botsford Comstock. This recording includes Part I, The Teaching of Nature-Study and Part II, Animal Life, Chapter I, Bird Study. Recording of Part 2 is in progress. Part II: Animal Study includes Chapter II: Fish Study, Chapter III: Batrachian Study, Chapter IV: Reptile Study, and Chapter V: Mammal Study.
The Land of Little Rain by Mary Austin.
The Natural History of Selborne by Gilbert White.
The History of Henry Esmond, Esq., A Colonel in the Service of Her Majesty Queen Anne by William Makepeace Thackeray.
[https://catalog.librivox.org/search_advanced.php?title=northanger+abbey&author=&cat=&genre=&status=complete&type=&language=English&date=&reader=&bc=&mc=&action=Search Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen.
[http://librivox.org/the-castle-of-otranto-by-horace-walpole/ The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole.
[http://librivox.org/mysteries-of-udolpho-by-ann-radcliffe/ The Mysteries of Udolpho by Ann Radcliffe.
A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens.
The Scarlet Pimpernel by Emmuska Orczy.

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In the Public Domain, but not yet recorded:

Matthew Henry's Commentary on the Whole Bible Text at ccel.org. Warning: this is huge.
Saints and Heroes by George Hodges. Text on the Baldwin Project.
The Cambridge history of English and American literature published 1907–21. Should be PD, but bartleby.com have parked a copyright notice on their text..
Free Grace sermon by John Wesley. [Text on ccel.org.
The Harvard Classics Volume 43 Book scan on Internet Archive. Includes The Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence (1775), Washington's First Inaugural Address, Treaty with France (Louisiana Purchase), Treaty with Great Britain (End of War of 1812).
The Life of George Washington by David Ramsay. Book scan at Hathi Trust (1832 edition, other editions available).
Ponce de Leon by William Pilling. Text on Project Gutenberg.
Marie Antoinette and Her Son by L. Mühlbach. Text on Project Gutenberg.
Napoleon Bonaparte by John S. C. Abbott. Txt on Project Gutenberg.
The Story of Napoleon by H.E. Marshall. Text on the Baldwin Project.
The Life of Horatio Lord Nelson by Robert Southey. Text on Project Gutenberg.
London to Land's End by Daniel Defoe. Text on Project Gutenberg.
A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland by Samuel Johnson. Text on Project Gutenberg.
The English Constitution by Walter Bagehot. Text on Project Gutenberg.
Essays: Glamorgan Pamphlets, vols. 8-11 by Jane Haldimand Marcet. Text at Library of Economics and Liberty.
The Rights of Man by Thomas Paine. Text on Project Gutenberg.
A Letter to a Noble Lord by Edmund Burke. Book scan on Internet Archive.
Ourselves by Charlotte Mason (should be PD, but I can't find the original online).
English Literature for Boys and Girls by H. E. Marshall. Text on Project Gutenberg.
A student's history of American literature by William Edward Simonds Book scan on Internet Archive.
Isaac Bickerstaff, Physician and Astrologerby Sir Richard Steele. Text on Project Gutenberg.
Days with Sir Roger De Coverley by Joseph Addison and Sir Richard Steele. Text on Project Gutenberg.
The Coverley Papers, From 'The Spectator' by Addison, Budgell, and Steele. Text on Project Gutenberg.
The Battle of the Books by Jonathan Swift. Text on Project Gutenberg.
Bulchevy's Book of English Verse by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch (Oxford Book of English Verse by another name) Text on Project Gutenberg.
Essays of Elia and the Last Essays of Elia by Charles Lamb. Text on Project Gutenberg.
Bramble-Bees and Others by J. Henri Fabre. Text on Project Gutenberg.
The Life of the Caterpillar by J. Henri Fabre. Text at Eldritch Press.
The Life of the Fly, With Which Are Interspersed Some Chapters of Autobiography by J. Henri Fabre. Text on Project Gutenberg.
The Mason-Bees by J. Henri Fabre. Text on Project Gutenberg.
More Hunting Wasps by J. Henri Fabre. Text on Project Gutenberg.
The Wonders of Instinct: Chapters in the Psychology of Insects by J. Henri Fabre. Text on Project Gutenberg.
Great Astronomers by Robert S. Ball Text on Project Gutenberg.


Not in the Public Domain:

Christian Life by Sinclair Ferguson.
The God Who is There by Francis Schaeffer.
Age of Revolution by Churchill.
Oxford Book of American History by Samuel Eliot Morison.
A History of the American People by Paul Johnson.
A Basic History of the United States by Clarence B. Carson.
The Story of America by Hendrik Van Loon.
Salem witch trial transcript. Obviously the original would be PD but this University of Virginia transcript isn't.
Miracle at Philadelphia by Catherine Drinker Bowen.
The Invasion of Canada by Pierre Berton.
Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation by Joseph J. Ellis.
Founding Father -- Rediscovering George Washington by Richard Brookhiser.
George Washington: A Biography by Washington Irving, abridged by Charles Neider. The original in multiple volumes is available on Internet Archive.
Washington: The Indispensable Man by James Thomas Flexner.
John Adams by David McCullough.
John Adams and the American Revolution by Catherine Drinker Bowen.
Undaunted Courage by Stephen E. Ambrose.
Lewis and Clark by Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns.
The Royal Road to Romance by Richard Halliburton.
Walking the Bible by Bruce Feiler.
Are You Liberal, Conservative? or Confused? by Richard Maybury.
The Four Loves by C.S. Lewis.
Mere Christianity by C. S. Lewis.
The Problem of Pain by C. S. Lewis.
War of the Worldviews by Gary DeMar.
Postmodern Times by Gene Edward Veith.
The Roar on the Other Side: A Guide for Student Poets by Suzanne Clark.
Our Mother Tongue: An Introductory Guide to English Grammar by Nancy Wilson.
Jensen's Grammar.
Most of the recommended Science books, and all the Mathematics ones.
How To Read a Book by Mortimer Adler and Charles Van Doren.
Love is a Fallacy by Max Schulman.
The Story of Painting by H. W. Janson.
The History of Art by H. W. Janson.
The Arts by Hendrik Van Loon.
Fearfully and Wonderfully Made by Paul Brand.
All the Life and Work Skills books.
The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck.
The Great Divorce and The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis

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