Tag Archives: Mark Twain

The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County

Story eight of The Best American Humorous Short Stories by Alexander Jessup, editor. This librivox recording is in the public domain. Story eight, The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County (1865 ) by Mark Twain. [From The Saturday Press, Nov. 18, 1865. Republished in The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, and Other Sketches (1867), […]

The Five Boons of Life

Section 12 of The $30,000 Bequest and other stories This is a librivox recording. All librivox recordings are in the public domain. For more information, or to volunteer, please visit librivox.org. The $30,000 Bequest and other stories, by Mark Twain. Section 12 The Five Boons of Life Chapter 1 In the morning of life came […]