Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 030


Twenty short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Topics include botany, dreams, farming, history, literature, nature, and religion. (summary by Sue Anderson)

Genre(s): Essays & Short Works

Language: English

Group: Short Nonfiction Collections

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 Aequanimitas Sir William Osler Etext Rachel Gatwood
00:16:56 en
Play 02 The Alcoran of Mohamet: Chapter 12 - The Chapter of Joseph Alexander Ross Etext Nicholas James Bridgewater
00:27:04 en
Play 03 The Alcoran of Mohamet: Chapter 1 - The Preface Alexander Ross Etext Nicholas James Bridgewater
00:01:48 en
Play 04 Chewing Gum Anonymous Etext Bellona Times
00:08:27 en
Play 05 Detached Thoughts on Books and Reading Charles Lamb Etext Amy Koenig
00:13:26 en
Play 06 Dickens the Foremost of Novelists George Hamlin Fitch Etext Jeff Chesnut
00:11:42 en
Play 07 Farming with Dynamite E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Company Etext Joseph Finkberg
00:17:36 en
Play 08 Humanity's Gain from Unbelief Charles Bradlaugh Etext Lee Smalley
00:33:17 en
Play 09 In Mammoth Cave, 1894 John Burroughs Etext Sue Anderson
00:21:21 en
Play 10 I Talk of Dreams William Dean Howells Etext Lee Smalley
00:43:00 en
Play 11 Laying the corner stone of the Washington monument (1815) John Horace Pratt Etext ToddHW
00:28:42 en
Play 12 Liquorice Encyclopedia Britannica, 11th Ed. Etext Bellona Times
00:02:57 en
Play 13 Little Journeys to the Homes of Prominent Amateurs - H.P. Lovecraft Andrew Francis Lockhart Etext Piotr Nater
00:07:51 en
Play 14 Mendelian Properties in a Mixed Population G. H. Hardy Etext Availle
00:07:16 en
Play 15 Of Gardens Sir Francis Bacon Etext rookieblue
00:15:32 en
Play 16 On Filling an Inkwell Christopher Morley Etext Lee Smalley
00:08:30 en
Play 17 The Problem of the Summer William Cooper Howells Etext Lee Smalley
00:10:19 en
Play 18 Snowstorm in the Sahara Anonymous Etext Bellona Times
00:22:36 en
Play 19 The Three Motives of Faith in God Elwood Worcester Etext Craig Campbell
00:17:05 en
Play 20 What is Right With the World G. K. Chesterton Etext Anna Simon
00:26:00 en