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This is a collection of short pieces, poetry or prose, fiction and non-fiction, in several different languages (except standard English). All chosen and recorded by Librivox volunteers. 01 Japanese - Chichi by Akutagawa Ryunosuke (1892-1927)  - Text - key words: prose, fiction, father 02 Japanese - Hoshi by Kunikida Doppo (1871-1908)  - Text - key words: prose, fiction, star 03 Latin - Horace Ode 3: Virgil: Off to Greece from Horace Odes and Epodes by Quintus Horatius Flaccus (65BC-8BC) - Text - Key words: poem, ode 04 Latin - Catullus 3: On the Death of Lesbia's Sparrow from The Carmina of Gaius Valerius Catullus by Gaius Valerius Catullus (84BC-54BC)  - Text - Key words: poem 05 German - Das Sinngedicht des persischen Zeltmachers; neue Vierzeiler nach Omar Khayyâm by Klabund (Alfred Henschke) (1890-1928)  - Text - Key words: poetry, translation of quatrains from Omar Khayyam 06 Russian - The Raven (Voron) by Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849)  translated by V.Jabotinsky (1880-1940) - Text - Key words: poetry 07 German - Sieh nicht, was andre tun by Christian Morgenstern (1871-1914)  - Text - Key words: poem, Gedicht 08 Russian - Chto v imeni tebe moyom by Aleksandr Pushkin (1799-1837)  - Text - Key words: poem 09 Russian - Pharaon i choral (The Cop and the Anthem) by O. Henry (1862-1910)  translated by A.N. Gorlin (1878-1939) - Text - Key words: prose, fiction, short stories 10 Japanese - Caramel to Amedama by Yumeno Kyusaku (1889-1927)  - Text - Key words: prose, fiction, children, caramel, candy 11 Yiddish - Alte Soken by Immanuel Oslvanger (1881-1961)  - Text - Key words: Comic prose 12 Low German - Matten Has' by Klaus Groth (1819-1899)  - Text - Key words: poetry 13 Polish - Chory Kotek by Stanisław Jachowicz (1796-1857)  - Text - Key words: Children's poetry, Polish, English accent 14 Hindi - Kucchh padd by Bharatendu Harishchandra (1850-1885)  - Text - Key words: hindi poem 15 German - Fink und Frosch by Wilhelm Busch (1832-1908) [1851-1907] - Text - Key words: comic poetry 16 German - Du bist wie eine Blume by Heinrich Heine (1797-1856)  - Text - Key words: poetry, lyric 17 German - Ballade in U-Dur by Detlev von Liliencron (1844-1909)  - Text - Key words: ballad, poetry 18 Japanese - Shirotsubaki by Yumeno Kyusaku (1889-1927)  - Text - Key words: prose, fiction, children, camellia 19 Latin - Lugete, o Veneres Cupidinesque by Gaius Valerius Catullus (84–54 BC)  - Text - Key words: poetry 20 Latin - Vivamus, mea Lesbia, atque amemus by Gaius Valerius Catullus (84–54 BC)  - Text - Key words: poetry 21 Latin - Miser Catulle, desinas ineptire by Gaius Valerius Catullus (84–54 BC)  - Text - Key words: poetry
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Librivox Multilingual Short Works Collection 008 by VARIOUS