Listen and Read Along for the Classics

- Bacon - Plato - Emerson - Others

Other VOA Sections: Almost Daily News - Songs - History - Words and their Stories - People - Places - Stories - President Obama - English Lessons - Study in America - Science - Home -

Read Along Classics - All Videos

Plato

  • Allegory of the Cave by Plato
  • Crito by Plato(Big font - more spacing)
  • Crito by Plato(old version)
  • Euthyphro by Plato
  • Phaedo by Plato(Entire Book - 3 hrs)
  • Phaedo by Plato - Part 1 of 8
  • Phaedo by Plato - Part 2 of 8
  • Phaedo by Plato - Part 3 of 8
  • Phaedo by Plato - Part 4 of 8
  • Phaedo by Plato - Part 5 of 8
  • Phaedo by Plato - Part 6 of 8
  • Phaedo by Plato - Part 7 of 8
  • Phaedo by Plato - Part 8 of 8

    The Republic - Book I thru Book X

  • Introduction - The Republic by Plato
  • Republic by Plato - Book I - Part 1
  • Republic by Plato - Book I - Part 2
  • Republic by Plato - Book II - Part 1
  • Republic by Plato - Book II - Part 2
  • Republic by Plato - Book III - Part 1
  • Republic by Plato - Book III - Part 2
  • Republic by Plato - Book IV - Part 1
  • Republic by Plato - Book IV - Part 2
  • Republic by Plato - Book V - Part 1
  • Republic by Plato - Book V - Part 2
  • Republic by Plato - Book V - Part 3
  • Republic by Plato - Book VI - Part 1
  • Republic by Plato - Book VI - Part 2
  • Republic by Plato - Book VII - Part 1
  • Republic by Plato - Book VII - Part 2
  • Republic by Plato - Book VIII- Part 1
  • Republic by Plato - Book VIII- Part 2
  • Republic by Plato - Book IX - Part 1
  • Republic by Plato - Book IX - Part 2
  • Republic by Plato - Book X - Part 1
  • Republic by Plato - Book X - Part 2 - Last Book
  • Apology by Plato - Enhanced Version Harvard Classics - Volume 2
  • Apology by Plato

    William Shakespeare

  • Romeo and Juliet - Act I
  • Romeo and Juliet - Act II
  • Romeo and Juliet - Act III
  • Romeo and Juliet - Act IV
  • Romeo and Juliet - Act V

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • Beauty - Ralph Waldo Emerson Harvard Classics - Volume 5
  • Nature by Ralph Waldo Emerson - Super Sized -
  • Nature - Ralph Waldo Emerson - Old version
  • Nature by Ralph Waldo Emerson - Harvard Classics - Vol 5 - Older version
  • Self-Reliance by Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Francis Bacon

  • The New Atlantis by Francis Bacon Harvard Classics - Vol 3

    John Milton

  • Areopagitica by John Milton
  • Paradise Regained by John Milton

    Epictetus

  • The Golden Sayings of Epictetus - Harvard Classics Volume 2

    Lewis Carroll

  • Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
  • Nonsensical Poems - Beautiful Soup - Alice in Wonderland
  • Nonsensical Poems - Father William - Alice in Wonderland
  • Nonsensical Poems - Smiling Croc -- Alice in Wonderland
  • Nonsensical Poems - Trial to death - Alice in Wonderland
  • Nonsensical Poems - Won't You Join the Dance? - Alice in Wonderland

    Charles Dickens

  • A Christmas Carol(Scrooge) by Charles Dickens

    Lucy Maud Montgomery

  • Part 1 of 4 - Anne of Green Gables Chapters 1-10
  • Part 2 of 4 - Anne of Green Gables - Chapters 11 to 20
  • Part 3 of 4 - Anne of Green Gables (Chapter 21-30)
  • Part 4 of 4 - Anne of Green Gables - (Chapter 31 to End)

    Sherlock Holmes

  • Sherlock Holmes - Scandal in Bohemia

    Robert Louis Stevenson

  • Treasure Island - Chapters 1-18 (Part 1 of 2) - Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Treasure Island - Part 2 of 2 Robert Louis Stevenson

    Sun Tzu

  • The Art of War - by Sun Tzu

    Aesop

  • Little Red Riding Hood (Originally called Little Red-Cap) - Harvard Classics Vol 17

    Ben Franklin

  • Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin - Introduction Harvard Classics - Vol 1

    Government - Miscellaneous

  • Declaration of Independence Read by future President John F Kennedy in 1958
  • Declaration of Independence - Harvard Classics - Vol 43
  • Gettysburg Address - Abraham Lincoln
  • The Gettysburg Address - Harvard Classics - Vol 43
  • Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, given November 19, 1863
  • Constitution for the United States of America - LARGE PRINT.
  • The Constitution of the United States - Harvard Classics - Vol 43
  • FDR - December 7th, 1941 - Declaration of War - A day that will live in infamy

    Source