Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 027

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A collection of short nonfiction works in the public domain. The selections included in this collection were independently chosen by the readers and include speeches and essays on history, science, politics, nature, travel, psychology and love. (summary by J. M. Smallheer)

Genre(s): Essays & Short Works

Language: English

Group: Short Nonfiction Collections (Vol. 1-34)

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 Abraham Lincoln Anecdotes (from "Speeches and Letters of Abraham Lincoln 1832-1865") Merwin Roe Etext David Wales
00:17:39 en
Play 02 Breeze on Beachy Head, The (from "Nature Near London") Richard Jefferies Etext Garth Burton
00:19:51 en
Play 03 The Death of Napoleon (from "The Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, Vol 4") Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne Etext Mark F. Smith
00:37:26 en
Play 04 The Development of Our Views on the Composition and Essence of Radiation Albert Einstein Etext Cynthia Moyer
00:49:06 en
Play 05 Fernside Farm (from "Historic Shrines of America") John Thomas Faris Etext Bellona Times
00:05:14 en
Play 06 Fifth Annual Message to Congress George Washington Etext progressingamerica
00:12:00 en
Play 07 First Inaugural Address Abraham Lincoln Etext Daniel Vimont
00:27:32 en
Play 08 Freud's Theories of the Neuroses, Chapter 4 Dr. Eduard Hitschmann Etext Cynthia Moyer
00:30:50 en
Play 09 Galen (from "Fathers of Biology") Charles McRae Etext Bellona Times
00:22:51 en
Play 10 Gettysburg Address Abraham Lincoln Etext Daniel Vimont
00:02:52 en
Play 11 Ibarra Encyclopedia Britannica, 11th Ed. Etext Bellona Times
00:03:11 en
Play 12 Iguana Encyclopedia Britannica, 11th Ed. Etext Bellona Times
00:06:56 en
Play 13 Introduction to "Speeches and Letters of Abraham Lincoln 1832-1865" Merwin Roe Etext David Wales
00:26:12 en
Play 14 Letter to Menoeceus Epicurus Etext Daniel Vimont
00:12:54 en
Play 15 The Market William McFee Etext Ratandeep Satwant Singh
00:09:31 en
Play 16 On Love Percy Bysshe Shelley Etext Britannia
00:05:12 en
Play 17 Poets as Policemen Mark Twain Etext Britannia
00:01:57 en
Play 18 Second Inaugural Address Abraham Lincoln Etext Daniel Vimont
00:06:15 en
Play 19 The Spirit of Japan Rabindranath Tagore Etext Availle
00:46:07 en
Play 20 The Twelve Men G. K. Chesterton Etext NoelBadrian
00:09:14 en