Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 017


A collection of short nonfiction works in the public domain. The selections included in this collection were independently chosen by the readers, and the topics encompass history, science, cooking, economics, education, humor, philosophy, nature and religion. (summary by J. M. Smallheer)

Genre(s): Essays & Short Works

Language: English

Group: Short Nonfiction Collections Volumes 1-40

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 The American Newspaper Charles Dudley Warner Etext Piper Hayes
00:53:01 en
Play 02 Apples for the Table Gertrude Coburn Etext Bellona Times
00:05:15 en
Play 03 As Ye Sow Leo B Hart Etext Bellona Times
00:11:09 en
Play 04 The Catacombs of Paris Neil Wynn Williams Etext Nadine Eckert-Boulet
00:15:09 en
Play 05 Declaration of Sentiments Elizabeth Cady Stanton Etext Melissa Barksdale
00:06:44 en
Play 06 Des Cartes Charles Bradlaugh Etext Gregg Margarite (1957-2012)
00:29:03 en
Play 07 Ether and the Theory of Relativity Albert Einstein Etext Availle
00:25:44 en
Play 08 How Children Learn about Human Rights K. Hill Etext Bellona Times
00:43:44 en
Play 09 Mixed Days of May and December Richard Jefferies Etext Garth Burton
00:10:25 en
Play 10 A Modest Proposal Jonathan Swift Etext Mr. Frerking
00:20:15 en
Play 11 The National Flag Henry Ward Beecher Etext Bill Mosley
00:47:58 en
Play 12 Not to Counterfeit Being Sick Michel Eyquem de Montaigne Etext Martin Geeson
00:09:05 en
Play 13 Of Studies Francis Bacon Etext Mr. Frerking
00:03:21 en
Play 14 Religion and Money George William Foote Etext Gregg Margarite (1957-2012)
00:08:46 en
Play 15 Saint Augustine Frank R. Stockton Etext Bellona Times
00:20:47 en
Play 16 Why the Trend to Self-Service Carl Dipman Etext Bellona Times
00:19:50 en