LibriVox recording of The Trees of Pride, by G. K. Chesterton. Read by Maria Therese.
Three trees, known as the Peacock trees, are blamed by the peasants for the fever that has killed many. Squire Vane scoffs at this legend as superstition. To prove them wrong, once and for all, he takes a bet to spend the night in the trees. In the morning he has vanished. Is he dead, and if so who has killed him? The poet? The lawyer? The woodsman? The trees? (Summary by Maria Therese)
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Artist/Composer: G. K. Chesterton
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Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; adventure; fiction; mystery; short stories
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1 - The Tale of the Peacock Trees 33:48 2 - The Wager of Squire Vane 32:50 3 - The Mystery of the Well 34:37 4 - The Chase After the Truth 33:50