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What Dress Makes of Us

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Dorothy Quigley

A wickedly funny book of advice on women's dress. However old, fat or plain you are, Dorothy Quigley will tell you what not to wear. (Summar…

Bits About Home Matters

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Helen Hunt Jackson

This book is a collection of short observations by Helen Hunt Jackson, several with children and parenting as the subject matter. (Summary b…

Woman as Decoration

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Helen M. Urban

A guide for women to complement their dress to their surroundings, be it in their own home, on outings or on stage. (Summary by Julie VW)

History of Farming in Ontario

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C. C. James

This is a paper on the history of farming in Ontario. It take the reader through the early settlement from 1783 to the modern period of 1888…

Christmas Carol Collection 2006

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The LibriVox community wants to bring you a special treat for the 2006 Holiday Season. Here is a collection of traditional Christmas carols …

Marion Harland's Complete Etiquette

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Marion Harland and Virginia Terhune Van de Water

Haven't you always wondered how to properly accept a formal dinner invitation? Perhaps you have a débutante under your wing, in which…

The Feast of Lights

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Emma Lazarus

LibriVox volunteers bring you 9 recordings of The Feast of Lights by Emma Lazarus. This was the Weekly Poetry project for December 18, 2011.…

A Song from the Suds

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Louisa May Alcott

LibriVox volunteers bring you 16 readings of A Song from the Suds, by Louisa May Alcott, author of novels like Little Women. This was the fo…


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William Sandys

Christmastide: Its History, Festivities and Carols, With Their Music is a collection of essays detailing the early traditions of Christmas i…

Santa Claus's Partner

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Thomas Nelson Page

Livingstone has reached a pinnacle in his life. He is finally worth 7 figures, yet his bottom line requires that he cut back on charities th…

The Snowman in the Yard

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Joyce Kilmer

LibriVox volunteers bring you 14 recordings of The Snowman in the Yard by Joyce Kilmer. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for February…

Travels in France During the Years 1787, 1788, 1789

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Arthur Young

Arthur Young, an English agriculturist, set out to write a travelogue on the state of agriculture in France and found himself in the midst o…

The Passing of the Year

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Robert W. Service

LibriVox volunteers bring you 8 recordings of The Passing of the Year by by Robert W. Service. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for D…

Christmas Carol Collection 2013

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This year's LibriVox selection of traditional Christmas carols, hymns and songs in English, French, German, Greek, Italian and Ukrainian. We…

De Kerkklokken

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Charles Dickens

Dit is het tweede 'kerstverhaal' van Charles Dickens. Het boek is geschreven in 1844 een jaar na het beroemdere Chrismas Carol. Eigenlijk is…

Cheating the Junk-Pile — The Purchase and Maintenance of Household Equipments

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Ethel Rose Peyser

This book of advice about the purchase and care of household appliances is intended to cheat the junk-pile by inspiring the buyer to get the…

Entertaining Made Easy

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Emily Rose Burt

This book provides the hostess with ideas for parties and games. There are five sections: Socials and Parties, Outdoor Affairs, Birthdays an…

A Song For New Year's Eve

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William Cullen Bryant

LibriVox volunteers bring you 11 recordings of A Song For New Year's Eve by William Cullen Bryant. This was the Weekly Poetry project for De…

De Behekste Man of de Gesloten Koop

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Charles Dickens

Het kerstverhaal van 1848. Vertaling van The Haunted Man and the Ghost’s Bargain. Mr. Redlaw, een scheikunde leraar, krijgt van een geest de…

De Krekel achter de Haardplaat

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Charles Dickens

Het kerstverhaal van 1845 vertaling van 'The Cricket on the Hearth'.De mooie jonge Dot en de oude vrachtrijder John lijken gelukkig getrouwd…

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