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    • Letters from a Stoic: Complete (Letters 1 - 124) Adapted for the Contemporary Reader (Seneca)

    • By: Lucius Seneca, James Harris
    • Narrated by: Greg Douras
    • Length: 16 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
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    The Epistulae morales ad Lucilium (Latin for moral letters to Lucilius) are a collection of 124 letters which were written by Seneca at the end of his life, during his retirement, and after he had worked for the Emperor Nero for 15 years. They are addressed to Lucilius, the then procurator of Sicily. The letters highlight many moral and ethical ways to live and address many of the issues known to man about life and death. These letters have been carefully adapted into a contemporary format to allow for easy listening and understanding.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Wisdom across time.

    • By cosmitron on 03-21-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Enchiridion: Adapted for the Contemporary Reader (Epictetus)

    • By: Epictetus, James Harris
    • Narrated by: Jason Sprenger
    • Length: 46 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
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    The Enchiridion or Manual of Epictetus (Enchiridion is Greek for "that which is held in the hand") is a short manual of stoic ethical advice compiled by the Greek philosopher Epictetus. This manual has been carefully adapted into modern English to allow for easy listening.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting Perspective

    • By mandymay on 06-28-17

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Seneca - On the Shortness of Life: Adapted for the Contemporary Reader

    • By: Lucius Seneca, James Harris
    • Narrated by: Scott R. Smith
    • Length: 59 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 54
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    De Brevitate Vitae (frequently referred to as On the Shortness of Life in English) is a moral essay written by Seneca the Younger, a Roman Stoic philosopher, to his father-in-law Paulinus. The philosopher brings up many Stoic principles on the nature of time, namely that men waste much of it in meaningless pursuits. According to the essay, nature gives man enough time to do what is really important and the individual must allot it properly.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Terrible narration. Sorry I purchased this one!

    • By Ellis Vee on 01-12-17

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Discourses: Complete Books 1-4

    • Adapted for the Contemporary Reader (Harris Classics)
    • By: Epictetus, James Harris
    • Narrated by: Greg Douras
    • Length: 8 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Discourses of Epictetus are a series of extracts from the teachings of the Stoic philosopher, Epictetus. This is the complete version, containing books one through four.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Refreshing Classic & An Invaluable Tool

    • By Pizza Knight on 05-29-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Marcus Aurelius - Meditations: Adapted for the Contemporary Reader

    • By: Marcus Aurelius, James Harris
    • Narrated by: Gregory Allen Siders
    • Length: 4 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 20
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    Meditations is a series of personal writings by Marcus Aurelius, Roman Emperor from 161 to AD 180, recording his private notes to himself and ideas on Stoic philosophy. Marcus Aurelius wrote the 12 books of the Meditations as a source for his own guidance and self-improvement.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I loved listening to this classic!

    • By Sarah on 03-03-17

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Home Improvement: Undead Edition

    • By: Toni L. P. Kelner (editor), Charlaine Harris (aurhor and editor), Patricia Briggs, and others
    • Narrated by: Amanda Ronconi, MacLeod Andrew
    • Length: 14 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
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    For any homeowner who’s ever wondered, “What’s that creaking sound?” or fans of how-to television who’d like a little unreality mixed in with their reality shows, these 14 authors have constructed stories guaranteed to shake your foundations and rattle your pipes. With 14 frightening and funny fixer-upper tales, Home Improvement: Undead Edition takes listeners behind closed doors for a fresh perspective on why there really is no place like home....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love this series of short stories

    • By Scraps on 10-09-11

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Séneca - Sobre A Brevidade da Vida [Seneca - On the Brevity of Life]

    • Adaptado Para Leitores Contemporâneos [Adapted for Contemporary Readers]
    • By: James Harris, Lucius Seneca
    • Narrated by: Nicolas Villanueva
    • Length: 1 hr and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
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    Sobre A Brevidade Da Vida é um ensaio moral escrito por Sêneca o Jovem, um filósofo estoico romano, para seu padrasto Paulinus. O filósofo nos traz muitos princípios estoicos sobre a natureza do tempo, principalmente a que os homens desperdiçam muito do seu próprio tempo em perseguições sem sentido. De acordo com o ensaio, a natureza dá ao homem tempo o suficiente para fazer o que é realmente importante e o indivíduo precisa permitir que isso aconteça propriamente.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Audiobook em português

    • By Amazon Customer on 01-03-18

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Letters from a Stoic: Part 2 (Letters 42 - 82)

    • Adapted for the Contemporary Reader
    • By: James Harris, Lucius Seneca
    • Narrated by: Greg Douras
    • Length: 5 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Epistulae morales ad Lucilium (Latin for "moral letters to Lucilius") are a collection of 124 letters which were written by Seneca at the end of his life, during his retirement, after he had worked for the Emperor Nero for 15 years. They are addressed to Lucilius, the then-procurator of Sicily. The letters highlight many moral and ethical ways to live and address many of the issues known to man about life and death. These letters have been carefully adapted into a contemporary format to allow for easy listening and understanding.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Discourses: Book 1

    • By: Epictetus, James Harris
    • Narrated by: Greg Douras
    • Length: 2 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Discourses of Epictetus are a series of extracts of the teachings of the Stoic philosopher, Epictetus. This is book one of four.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Letters from a Stoic: Part 1 (Letters 1-41) Adapted for the Contemporary Reader

    • By: Lucius Seneca, James Harris
    • Narrated by: Greg Douras
    • Length: 3 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The "Epistulae morales ad Lucilium" (Latin for "moral letters to Lucilius") are a collection of 124 letters which were written by Seneca at the end of his life, during his retirement, and written after he had worked for the Emperor Nero for 15 years. They are addressed to Lucilius, the then procurator of Sicily. The letters highlight many moral and ethical ways to live, and address many of the issues known to man, about life and death. These letters have been carefully adapted into a contemporary format to allow for easy reading and understanding. This is part one of three which contains letters 1-41. 

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Discourses: Book 4

    • By: Epictetus, James Harris
    • Narrated by: Greg Douras
    • Length: 2 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Discourses of Epictetus are a series of extracts of the teachings of the Stoic philosopher, Epictetus. This is book four of four.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Discourses: Book 3

    • By: Epictetus, James Harris
    • Narrated by: Greg Douras
    • Length: 2 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Discourses of Epictetus are a series of extracts of the teachings of the Stoic philosopher, Epictetus. This is book three of four.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Discourses: Book 2

    • By: Epictetus, James Harris
    • Narrated by: Greg Douras
    • Length: 2 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Discourses of Epictetus are a series of extracts of the teachings of the Stoic philosopher, Epictetus. This is book two of four.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • The Avengers - The Lost Episodes, Volume 04

    • By: John Dorney, Justin Richards, Eric Paice, and others
    • Narrated by: Julian Wadham, Anthony Howell, Lucy Briggs-Owen
    • Length: 3 hrs and 35 mins
    • Original Recording
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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    Steed and Dr Keel return to action in these four re-creations of classic lost episodes.

    Regular price: $42.63

    • The Seven Voyages of Sinbad the Sailor: Adapted for the Contemporary Reader

    • By: James Harris, Antoine Galland
    • Narrated by: Michael T Downey
    • Length: 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
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    A poor porter (one who carries goods for others in the market and throughout the city) stops to take a rest on the bench outside the gate of a rich merchant's house, where he complains to Allah about the injustice of a world which allows the rich to live in ease while he must work hard and yet remain poor. The owner of the house hears about this and requests to speak to the porter, finding that they are both named Sinbad. The rich Sinbad tells the poor Sinbad that he became wealthy "by fortune and fate" in the course of seven wondrous voyages, which he then proceeds to tell.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A fun and fast paced version of this ancient story

    • By Ad n' Audie on 06-01-18

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Freeman

    • How to Escape the System
    • By: John James Harris
    • Narrated by: Theo Chalmers
    • Length: 1 hr and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Are you tired of the system you live in? Are you sick of being told how to live, what to eat, what to do and say and think? Should life really be like this? One man in England has taken a stand against the tide and cried out "No More!" His name is John James Harris and he has declared himself to be a Freeman of England using ancient laws of the land.

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Letters from a Stoic: Part 3 (Letters 83 - 124)

    • Adapted for the Contemporary Reader
    • By: Lucius Seneca, James Harris
    • Narrated by: Greg Douras
    • Length: 7 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Epistulae morales ad Lucilium (Latin for "moral letters to Lucilius") are a collection of 124 letters which were written by Seneca at the end of his life, during his retirement, after he had worked for the Emperor Nero for 15 years. They are addressed to Lucilius, the then-procurator of Sicily. The letters highlight many moral and ethical ways to live, and address many of the issues known to man, about life and death.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Fall of Centuria: Volume 1

    • By: James A. Harris
    • Narrated by: JD Kelly
    • Length: 8 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In the world of Palatovia, a demon lord seeks an ancient artifact - the Book of Stars - in the city of Centuria to gain power over the entire planet. Through his dark arts, he now commands all of the demons and other vulgar beasts - including several members of the royal family now existing as demons. Ptolemy, age 10, counts himself in their number - but the demon lord doesn't yet know the demon who was once a boy possesses what he seeks.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Censorship and the New World Order

    • By: John James Harris, Sally Murrer, Tony Gosling
    • Narrated by: Theo Chalmers, John James Harris, Sally Murrer, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Many people believe that the New World Order is rapidly closing in on our personal liberties. Even our identities are being stolen. ID Cards are being forced upon the British and press freedom is a thing of the past as journalists are told what to say and what not to say.But there is a group of people who refuse to take this oppressive Big Brother State attitude lying down. They are speaking out for our freedom and they say it's time we all stood up to be counted.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Sovereign Citizen's paranoid rant

    • By James A McBride on 09-17-16

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Bloodcurdling Ghost Stories

    • Tales Of Terror
    • By: Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu, Henry James, Charles Dickens, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 4 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
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      3 out of 5 stars 4
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    A selection of ghost stories which make your blood run cold.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Lame

    • By amber on 06-16-13

    Regular price: $13.42

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