The Ingoldsby Legends, 1st Series by Richard Harris Barham (1788-1845) The Ingoldsby Legends are a collection of myths, legends, ghost stories and poetry supposedly written by Thomas Ingoldsby of Tappington Manor, actually a pen-name of Richard Harris Barham. The legends were first printed in 1837 as a regular series in Bentley's Miscellany and later in New Monthly Magazine. The legends were illustrated by John Leech and George Cruikshank. They proved immensely popular and were compiled into Read more [...]
Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tale Collection (FULL Audio Book) by Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) These are 25 fairy tales written by Hans Christian Andersen -- A collection of something for everyone -- the very popular stories, the less well-known stories and favorites, that both children and grownups can enjoy. (Summary by Neeru Iyer)   Read more [...]