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Publisher's Summary

A great new collection of classic short fiction, brilliantly read by a selection of narrators. Includes the following stories:

  • The Lightening-Rod Man by Herman Melville
  • One of the Missing by Ambrose Bierce
  • The Leopard Man's Story by Jack London
  • Tennessee's Partner by Bret Harte
  • The New Catacomb by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • A Pair of Silk Stockings by Kate Chopin
  • My Watch" and "The Widow's Protest by Mark Twain
  • An Ideal Family by Kate Mansfield
  • A Painful Case by James Joyce
  • Small Fry by Anton Chekhov
  • The Road from Colonus by E. M. Forster
  • Silhouettes by Jerome K Jerome
  • The Voice of the City by O. Henry
  • Dalyrimple Goes Wrong by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • The Diamond Mine by Willa Cather
  • The Man with the Golden Brain by Alphonse Daudet
  • Morella by Edgar Allan Poe
  • The Necklace by Guy de Maupassant
  • The Portrait by Edith Wharton
  • The Philosopher in the Apple Orchard by Anthony Hope
  • Monkey Nuts by D. H. Lawrence.

Public Domain (P)2011 AudioGO

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WARNING- It is missing half of the stories!

It says there are more than 20 short stories, but only 13 stories Are accessible!

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classics nicely assembled.a

very nice. brings one back to a stable uderstanding of life on earth. stabilizing, educational.

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Overall an excellent selection and fine reading. Only a couple of “clinkers” but that was as much me as weakness in the stories.

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extremely interesting short stories

Bronson Pinchot reads a few of them and is amazing. All the pieces are worth listening to and most have surprise endings

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