The Best American Humorous Short Stories

Various and Alexander Jessup (1871 - )

Eighteen short stories by famous and little known authors compassing the period 1839 - 1914. The editor's very extensive introduction is omitted from this LibriVox audio book. (Summary by David Wales)

Genre(s): Short Stories

Language: English

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 The Little Frenchman And His Water Lots George Pope Morris Etext David Wales
00:14:38 en
Play 02 The Angel Of The Odd Edgar Allan Poe Etext David Wales
00:27:19 en
Play 03 The Schoolmaster's Progress Caroline Mathilda Stansbury Kirkland Etext David Wales
00:40:35 en
Play 04 The Watkinson Evening Eliza Leslie Etext David Wales
00:43:22 en
Play 05 Titbottom's Spectacles George William Curtis Etext David Wales
01:02:35 en
Play 06 My Double; And How He Undid Me Edward Everett Hale Etext David Wales
00:48:48 en
Play 07 A Visit To The Asylum For Aged And Decayed Punsters Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Etext David Wales
00:17:22 en
Play 08 The Celebrated Jumping Frog Of Calaveras County Mark Twain Etext David Wales
00:16:10 en
Play 09 Elder Brown's Backslide Harry Stillwell Edwards Etext David Wales
00:45:02 en
Play 10 The Hotel Experience Of Mr. Pink Fluker Richard Malcolm Johnston Etext David Wales
00:30:19 en
Play 11 The Nice People Henry Cuyler Bunner Etext David Wales
00:22:25 en
Play 12 The Buller-Podington Compact Frank R. Stockton Etext David Wales
00:43:33 en
Play 13 Colonel Starbottle For The Plaintiff - Part 1 Bret Harte Etext David Wales
00:37:33 en
Play 14 Colonel Starbottle For The Plaintiff - Part 2 Bret Harte Etext David Wales
00:37:42 en
Play 15 The Duplicity Of Hargraves O. Henry Etext David Wales
00:34:25 en
Play 16 Bargain Day At Tutt House George Randolph Chester Etext David Wales
00:54:46 en
Play 17 A Call Grace MacGowan Cooke Etext David Wales
00:34:09 en
Play 18 How The Widow Won The Deacon William J. Lampton Etext David Wales
00:17:59 en
Play 19 Gideon Wells Hastings Etext David Wales
00:44:49 en