Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 023


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, politics, cooking, humor, medicine, theater, philosophy, memoirs. (summary by J. M. Smallheer)

Genre(s): Essays & Short Works

Language: English

Group: Short Nonfiction Collections Volumes 1-55

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 Baked Beans: a serio-humorous medical paper Ephraim Cutter Etext Betsie Bush
00:44:30 en
Play 02 Chinese Women's Feet Scientific American Etext Availle
00:04:35 en
Play 03 The Declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson Etext Bob Gonzalez
00:09:50 en
Play 04 The Emden at Penang The New York Times Etext Delmar H Dolbier
00:19:39 en
Play 05 Experiences of a Bandmaster John Philip Sousa Etext Delmar H Dolbier
00:14:04 en
Play 06 Farewell to His Army Robert E. Lee Etext RestinShade
00:01:45 en
Play 07 A History of Horncastle James Conway Walter Etext Garth Burton
00:09:59 en
Play 08 House Decoration Oscar Wilde Etext Sandra Luna
00:18:50 en
Play 09 The Jerilderie Letter Ned Kelly Etext Timothy Ferguson
00:37:43 en
Play 10 The Liberation of a People's Vital Energies Woodrow Wilson Etext progressingamerica
00:27:26 en
Play 11 Midnight Ride Letter to Belknap Paul Revere Etext progressingamerica
00:20:57 en
Play 12 Shakespeare on Scenery Oscar Wilde Etext Delmar H Dolbier
00:08:58 en
Play 13 Socialism and Democracy Woodrow Wilson Etext progressingamerica
00:12:49 en
Play 14 Twenty Quick Soups Sarah Tyson Heston Rorer Etext Bellona Times
00:17:29 en
Play 15 Two Noteworthy Books on Democracy Theodore Roosevelt Etext progressingamerica
00:18:31 en