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A Parting Guest

James Whitcomb Riley

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LibriVox volunteers bring you 19 recordings of A Parting Guest by James Whitcomb Riley. This was the Weekly Poetry project for May 15, 2011. James Whitcomb Riley was an American writer, poet, and best selling author. During his lifetime he was known as the Hoosier Poet and Children's Poet for his dialect works and his children's poetry respectively. His poems tended to be humorous or sentimental, and of the approximately one thousand poems that Riley authored, over half are in dialect. His famous works include "Little Orphant Annie" and "The Raggedy Man". (summary from Wkipedia)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

14m


Chapters

Free Sample

00:35

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:39


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

00:42


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

00:45


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

00:44


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

00:38


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

00:47


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

00:48


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

00:45


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

00:48


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

00:54


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

00:46


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

00:48


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

00:41


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

00:38


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

00:44


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

00:46


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

00:49


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

00:52


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

00:41