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January 9th, 2015
Episode 46 of 158 episodes
The famed Sinbad the Sailor tells two of his exotic adventures. The Arabian Nights, today on The Classic Tales Podcast. Welcome to The Classic Tales Podcast. Thank you for listening. Have you made a resolution to read more books this year? You are in luck. I’ve done some number crunching, and verified that being a financial supporter to The Classic Tales Podcast, for only 5 dollars/month is one of the best values for your audiobook investment. Over the course of 1 year, using the Classic Tales Podcast app, the free content available at the website, saving 30% off of our most popular titles, and using 12 coupon codes, you could listen to 250 hours of classic audiobooks for 27% less than an Audible membership. That’s 70% more audiobooks for 27% less. If you have a half-hour commute, this could fill it up for a whole year. And you own the files – no streaming or authorizing computers. There are so many great reasons for supporting The Classic Tales. Best of all, you are becoming part of a community that supports the creation of quality classic audiobooks. Today’s story is a great example. While listening to The Count of Monte Cristo with its many references to Sinbad the Sailor and The Arabian Nights, you can also listen to the podcast release of Sinbad the Sailor itself. And you can visit our Facebook page to talk about how you like it with other like minded folks. Go now to www.thebestaudiobooks.com and pick up The Count of Monte Cristo Part 1 of 3, by Alexandre Dumas. And now, Part 1 of Sinbad the Sailor, from The Arabian Nights. Translated by Richard F. Burton