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Hilaire Belloc (1870 - 1953)

Hilaire Belloc, French by birth, British by naturalization, was a diverse and prolific writer of the early 20th century. His writing runs the range from poetry, political writings and children’s stories. He was a close friend, and sometimes collaborator with fellow Catholic G.K. Chesterton.
This book is a collection of essays and other short writings on a vast array of subjects ranging from observations on Bad Verse and Mumbo-Jumbo to Sailing the Seas and Hatred of Numbers. - Summary by Larry Wilson

Genre(s): Essays & Short Works

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 On Achmet Boulee Bey Kingsnake
00:10:05
Play 02 On an Educational Reform Paul Harvey
00:15:56
Play 03 On Kind Hearts Being More Than Coronets Anamika
00:12:33
Play 04 On Mumbo-Jumbo Larry Wilson
00:14:29
Play 05 On Footnotes Owlivia
00:12:52
Play 06 A Few Kind Words to Mammon Devorah Allen
00:12:53
Play 07 On Treves Peter S. Chong
00:10:36
Play 08 On the Cathedral of Seville and ''The Misanthrope'' Aubrie Kinser
00:14:24
Play 09 On the ''Bucolics" of Virgil, A Cafe in Paris, The Length of Essays, Phoebus, Bacchus, A Wanton Maid, and Other Matters Aubrie Kinser
00:09:49
Play 10 On Titles Arden
00:12:18
Play 11 On Bad Verse Devorah Allen
00:12:25
Play 12 The United Poets Arden
00:10:44
Play 13 On Convincing People TheIntern356
00:13:50
Play 14 On Controversy Anamika
00:12:21
Play 15 On Inaccuracy Phil Schempf
00:10:22
Play 16 On Technical Words Anamika
00:09:49
Play 17 On the Accursed Climate Paul Harvey
00:11:39
Play 18 On Accent Joanna Schreck
00:13:50
Play 19 On Truth and the Admiralty KHurst
00:08:02
Play 20 A Short Adventure Joanna Schreck
00:15:11
Play 21 On Sailing The Seas czandra
00:19:59
Play 22 Off Exmouth Phil Schempf
00:08:06
Play 23 On a Piece of Rope Owlivia
00:09:36
Play 24 Ultimo Ratio Stacy Dugan-Wilcox
00:10:17
Play 25 On a Tag Provider A D Latheron
00:15:49
Play 26 On ''And'' Owlivia
00:13:43
Play 27 The Cad's Encyclopaedia Arden
00:10:59
Play 28 On the Melting of the Ice KHurst
00:07:49
Play 29 On the Hatred of Numbers Wolfgang Bas
00:20:59
Play 30 On the Last Infirmity Larry Wilson
00:09:25