Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 011


A collection of sixteen short nonfiction works in the public domain. The essays, articles, speeches and reports included in this collection were independently selected by the readers, and the topics encompass a diverse range of subject matter including history, science, nature, feminism, humor, religion and politics. (summary by J. M. Smallheer)

Genre(s): Short non-fiction

Language: English

Group: Short Nonfiction Collections

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 Bombardment of the Dardanelles The New York Times Etext Bellona Times
00:04:37 en
Play 02 Buddhic Consciousness C. W. Leadbeater Etext Audio Andrea
00:21:36 en
Play 03 Code of Honour John Lyde Wilson Etext Timothy Ferguson
00:37:14 en
Play 04 Contraceptives or Abortion? Chapter 10 from Woman and the New Race Margaret Sanger Etext Craig Campbell
00:14:54 en
Play 05 Darwin's Voyage of the Beagle George Howard Parker Etext Marian Martin
00:11:02 en
Play 06 A Flowery January in Florida Harriet Beecher Stowe Etext Bellona Times
00:11:06 en
Play 07 Learning The Social Ropes; January 7, 1900 The New York Tribune Etext Craig Campbell
00:03:16 en
Play 08 Of the Pathetic Fallacy John Ruskin Etext Julie VW
00:43:45 en
Play 09 On Getting Up On Cold Mornings Leigh Hunt Etext Philippa
00:08:42 en
Play 10 Our Friend the Dog Maurice Maeterlinck Etext Roger Melin
00:37:13 en
Play 11 The Philosphy of Compostion Edgar Allan Poe Etext Leon Mire
00:32:20 en
Play 12 A Plea for Old Cap Collier Irvin S. Cobb Etext Jack Thro
01:00:21 en
Play 13 The Production of Vinegar from Honey Gerard W. Bancks Etext Betsie Bush
00:13:40 en
Play 14 Abraham Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address Abraham Lincoln Etext J.W. McCalvin
00:06:09 en
Play 15 A Town with Two Persons; January 7, 1900 The New York Tribune Etext Craig Campbell
00:03:35 en
Play 16 Yeast Thomas Henry Huxley Etext Betsie Bush
00:38:35 en