The Devil's Dictionary

Ambrose BIERCE (1842 - 1914)

Ambrose Bierce (1842 - 1914?), satirist, critic, poet, short story writer and journalist. His fiction showed a clean economical style often sprinkled with subtle cynical comments on human behaviour. In the Devil's Dictionary, he let his sense of humour and his cynical outlook on life colour a collection of dictionary-like definitions. (Summary by Peter)

Genre(s): Satire

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Preface and A Peter Yearsley
00:33:15
Play 02 B Chip
00:17:27
Play 03 C John Hicken
00:24:13
Play 04 D Kathy
00:19:58
Play 05 E Geetu Melwani
00:21:29
Play 06 F Michael Kirkpatrick
00:24:48
Play 07 G Kara Shallenberg
00:20:08
Play 08 H John Hicken
00:24:31
Play 09 I Denny Sayers
00:45:19
Play 10 J to L Fox in the Stars
00:40:46
Play 11 M Kevin Devine
00:29:21
Play 12 N to O Gesine
00:26:24
Play 13 P to Q David Barnes
00:38:26
Play 14 R Aldark
00:39:58
Play 15 S Denny Sayers
00:56:16
Play 16 T dreamword
00:18:20
Play 17 U to Z Peter Yearsley
00:34:21