Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories, Volume 4


In the six volumes of the Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories, Julian Hawthorne presents us thrilling and mysterious short stories from all corners of the world. Some of the stories appeared in this collection for the first time translated into English, and many of them come from unexpected sources, such as the letters of Pliny the Younger, or a Tibetan manuscript. In this fourth volume, we find stories originally written in French, Italian, Spanish and Latin. (Summary by Leni)

Genre(s): Horror & Supernatural Fiction, Detective Fiction, Suspense, Espionage, Political & Thrillers

Language: English

Group: Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 The Necklace Guy de Maupassant Etext Patti Cunningham
00:18:39 en
Play 02 The Man with the Pale Eyes Guy de Maupassant Etext Gesine
00:12:14 en
Play 03 An Uncomfortable Bed Guy de Maupassant Etext Lucy Perry
00:05:38 en
Play 04 Ghosts Guy de Maupassant Etext Alan Winterrowd
00:13:25 en
Play 05 Fear Guy de Maupassant Etext Alan Winterrowd
00:15:04 en
Play 06 The Confession Guy de Maupassant Etext Linda McDaniel
00:12:06 en
Play 07 The Horla, or Modern Ghosts, part 1 Guy de Maupassant Etext Roger Melin
00:38:12 en
Play 08 The Horla, or Modern Ghosts, part 2 Etext Roger Melin
Play 09 The Miracle of Zobeide Pierre Mille Etext laineyben
00:16:58 en
Play 10 The Torture by Hope Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam Etext Katie Riley
00:14:40 en
Play 11 The Owl's Ear Émile Erckmann Etext Anna Simon
00:22:34 en
Play 12 The Invisible Eye Émile Erckmann Etext Coastalbloke
00:45:49 en
Play 13 The Waters of Death Émile Erckmann Etext Coastalbloke
00:33:27 en
Play 14 Melmoth Reconciled, part 1 Honoré de Balzac Etext Katie Riley
00:42:14 en
Play 15 Melmoth Reconciled, part 2 Etext David Pittard
Play 16 Melmoth Reconciled, part 3 Etext Katie Riley
Play 17 The Conscript Honoré de Balzac Etext mbousquet
00:37:00 en
Play 18 Zadig the Babylonian, part 1 Voltaire Etext Bev J Stevens
00:43:35 en
Play 19 Zadig the Babylonian, part 2 Etext Bev J Stevens
Play 20 Zadig the Babylonian, part 3 Etext Bev J Stevens
Play 21 Zadig the Babylonian, part 4 Etext Bev J Stevens
Play 22 The Nail, part 1 Pedro Antonio de Alarcón y Ariza Etext Karen Savage
00:20:18 en
Play 23 The Nail, part 2 Etext Karen Savage
Play 24 The Deposition Luigi Capuana Etext Xanderphillips
00:18:39 en
Play 25 The Adventure of the Three Robbers Lucius Apuleius Etext Bev J Stevens
00:21:08 en
Play 26 Letter to Sura Pliny the Younger Etext Bev J Stevens
00:08:43 en