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Epictetus was one of the main voices of the philosophy of the Stoa, and as such most influentia. His 'Enchiridion', or handbook, is a manual for practical philosophy. It offers carefully worded instructions for an ethical, sustained way of life. A very old text – but true to this very day and age!Show more
One of the founding fathers of the United States of America, Benjamin Franklin, presents a collection of sayings and proverbs regarding industriousness, frugality, and economic and spiritual success. And, as always, he throws in a bit of humor. No wonder this little pamphlet became a veritable best seller from the 18th century on!Show more
The dwarf Long-Nose is a little boy on whom was put a spell by an old witch. For a long time he has to work for her, but when he finally returns to his parents they do not recognize him, for the witch has changed his looks! Can he regain his former beauty?Show more
The Little Muck is a weird fellow, but when young boys make fun of him they are punished by their fathers. What is the story of this lonesome, old, tiny man? Well, one of the fathers can relate the story, and it is adventurous enough...Show more
Wilhelm Hauff's most popular fairytales are collected here! Listen to beautiful tales full of suspense like The story of the stag florin, The haunted ship, The story of the hewn-off hand, Fatima's deliverance, Little Muck, Dwarf Long-Nose, How the caliph became a stork, and A heart of stone! Included: A pdf document with track list!Show more
One of the most famous fairytales of all time is the adventure of Jack who goes to market to sell a cow – and returns home with three beans instead. But those are magic beans, as he soon finds out – they grow straight into heaven with a gigantic stalk! A great adventure awaits Jack – and he is about to find out who he really is...Show more
A great collection of tales of myths is presented here: The Trojan War and the tales of brave Ulysses, The adventures of King Arthur and Merlin and the Holy Grail, Tales from 1,001 night with Aladdin, Ali Baba, and others, Gulliver's travels to Lilliput, and many other tales and stories like The wild swans, The snow queen, The bronze ring, The history of Jack the giant-killer, and many more! Included: A pdf document with track list!Show more
Peter Munk is a charcoal burner in the Black Forest in southern Germany, making a poor living. How nice it would be if he had as much money as the rich merchants! As Peter was born on a Sunday, he is granted three wishes by a little glass man – but since the first two are so foolish, the glass man refuses the third. When all his money is squandered, Peter is in a bind. Where can he get more money? Well, he can turn to Dutch Michael, another ghost in the Black Forest. But the help of this dark character comes at a terrible price... This fairytale by German author Wilhelm Hauff was written in the early 19th century and is arguably his most famous one!Show more
The caliph is a happy man, living a comfortable life. One day, he is offered a magic powder, which gives him the power to change his form into whatever being he wants! Eagerly, he and his vizier change into storks – but then forget the magic word that makes them human again... Aimlessly, they wander through the world, until they chance upon another animal – and it seems that this animal might be able to help them! Will they be lucky? Find out by listening to one of Wilhelm Hauff's most famous fairytales from the Orient!Show more
One day, Kassim observes a band of robbers entering a secret vault in a mountain. They return with lots of gold – and now Kassim knows the secret words to open and close the door! All could be well now, if it wasn't for his greedy brother's curiosity... One of the most famous tales of 1,001 nights!Show more
Vol. 1 of a 2-Volume collection of the finest fairytales by the Brothers Grimm and Hans Christian Andersen, including The frog king, Rapunzel, Hansel and Grethel, The wolf and the seven little kids, The emperor's new clothes, Thumbelina, The snow queen, and many more. Included: A pdf document with full tracklist!Show more
The 100 greatest fairy tales by Denmark's legendary author Hans Christian Andersen: The snow queen, The wild swans, The little mermaid, The ugly duckling, The little match-seller, The emperor's new suit, The brave tin soldier, The princess and the pea, and many more! Also included: pdf file with complete track list.Show more
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