Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 013


A collection of sixteen short nonfiction works in the public domain. The essays, speeches and reports included in this collection were independently selected by the readers, and the topics encompass history, politics, medicine, nature and religion. (summary by J. M. Smallheer)

Genre(s): *Non-fiction, Essays & Short Works

Language: English

Group: Short Nonfiction Collections

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 Ant-Eaters, Armadilloes, and other Odd Animals Thomas Mayne Reid Etext Caroline Shapiro
00:12:45 en
Play 02 Are You a Bromide? or The Sulphitic Theory Frank Gelett Burgess Etext TriciaG
00:41:04 en
Play 03 British North American Act, 1949 (Newfoundland Act) Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain Etext Sean Michael Hogan
00:57:23 en
Play 04 "C" vegetable dishes from Cassell's Vegetarian Cookery Arthur Gay Payne Etext Bellona Times
00:14:48 en
Play 05 Father Damien. An Open Letter to the Reverend Doctor Hyde of Honolulu Robert Louis Stevenson Etext Hollis Hanover
00:36:43 en
Play 06 H.R. 3200 - America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009 United States House of Representatives Etext Craig Campbell
00:09:27 en
Play 07 Introduction to "Humorous Ghost Stories" Dorothy Scarborough Etext J. M. Smallheer
00:14:52 en
Play 08 Prohibition Frank Swinnerton Etext Mark F. Smith
00:18:00 en
Play 09 Sail to Key West and Back to East Coast of Florida - Chap. 4 from "Florida Days" Vilma M. Goodman Etext Bellona Times
00:07:04 en
Play 10 Shacharit (morning) Amidah from "The Annotated Edition of The Authorized Daily Prayer Book Israel Abrahams Etext TriciaG
00:11:39 en
Play 11 The Spanish Stage in the Time of Lope de Vega, a review from The Drama Magazine, Feb 1912 Stephen Austin Etext Bellona Times
00:13:55 en
Play 12 To Write or Not to Write from The Writer, Vol. VI, Apr 1892 Susan Andrews Rice Etext Craig Campbell
00:04:03 en
Play 13 United States Declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson Etext Bellona Times
00:11:11 en
Play 14 What I Found in My Pockets from "Tremendous Trifles" G. K. Chesterton Etext Shawn Craig Smith
00:07:55 en
Play 15 Wild Flowers of the Asphalt from "Short Stories and Essays" William Dean Howells Etext Bellona Times
00:13:08 en
Play 16 Yorktown from "Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships" U. S. Naval Historical Center Etext James Christopher
00:37:48 en