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Oxford Book of American Essays

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Collection of 32 essays by American authors ranging from Benjamin Frannklin to Emerson to Whitman to Henry James to Theodore Roosevelt. On subjects from the gout to insects with a 24 hour life span to old bachelors to leaves of grass to the odes of Horace. It seems to be an attempt to show off the Americans as writers. (Summary by JCarson) This collection was compiled by Brander Matthews.

Collection of 32 essays by American authors ranging from Benjamin Frannklin to Emerson to Whitman to Henry James to Theodore Roosevelt. On subjects from the gout to insects with a 24 hour life span to old bachelors to leaves of grass to the odes of Horace. It seems to be an attempt to show off the Americans as writers. (Summary by JCarson) This collection was compiled by Brander Matthews.
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Description:

Collection of 32 essays by American authors ranging from Benjamin Frannklin to Emerson to Whitman to Henry James to Theodore Roosevelt. On subjects from the gout to insects with a 24 hour life span to old bachelors to leaves of grass to the odes of Horace. It seems to be an attempt to show off the Americans as writers. (Summary by JCarson) This collection was compiled by Brander Matthews.

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

20h 29m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

55:39


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

01:03:22


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

01:04:06


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

01:02:57


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

01:01:11


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:03:12


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

01:00:22


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

56:30


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

01:03:23


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

01:04:18


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:00:21


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:00:24


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

01:00:34


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:02:08


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:03:11


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:01:28


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

01:01:25


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

01:02:48


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

55:34


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

01:06:14