The Wit and Humor of America, Vol 10


The Wit and Humor of America is a 10 volume series. In this, the tenth volume, 62 short stories and poems have been gathered from 42 authors. This volume is sure to delight listeners. (Summary by Linette Geisel)

Genre(s): General Fiction, Humorous Fiction

Language: English

Group: Wit and Humor of America

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 Trouble-Proof Edwin L. Sabin Etext Snapdragon
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Play 02 Johnny's Pa Wilbur D. Nesbit Etext Snapdragon
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Play 03 Maxims Benjamin Franklin Etext Snapdragon
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Play 04 Nevada Sketches Mark Twain Etext Denny Sayers (d. 2015)
00:39:10 en
Play 05 Settin' By The Fire Frank L. Stanton Etext Snapdragon
00:01:12 en
Play 06 Whisperer,The Ironquill Etext Snapdragon
00:01:17 en
Play 07 Der Oak Und Der Vine Charles Follen Adams Etext Snapdragon
00:02:33 en
Play 08 Araminta and The Automobile Charles Battell Loomis Etext Ric F
00:13:34 en
Play 09 Height of The Ridiculos,The Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Etext Patti Cunningham
00:01:47 en
Play 10 When Lovely Woman Phoebe Cary Etext Snapdragon
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Play 11 Unsatisfied Yearning R. K. Munkittrick Etext Snapdragon
00:00:48 en
Play 12 Invisible Prince, The Henry Harland Etext Patti Cunningham
00:55:53 en
Play 13 Why Wait for Death and Time? Bert Leston Taylor Etext Marty Kris
00:02:19 en
Play 14 Winter Joys Eugene Field Etext Nicky Rivera
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Play 15 Demon of the Study, The John Greenleaf Whittier Etext vinphizz
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Play 16 Uncle Bentley and the Roosters Hayden Carruth Etext vinphizz
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Play 17 Shining Mark, A Ironquill Etext TriciaG
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Play 18 Bookworm\'s Plaint, A Clinton Scollard Etext Marty Kris
00:01:39 en
Play 19 Poe-'em of Passion, A Charles F. Lummis Etext Marty Kris
00:01:54 en
Play 20 Real Diary of a Real Boy, The Henry A. Shute Etext vinphizz
00:08:44 en
Play 21 Mothers' Meeting, A Mary Ainge de Vere Etext Snapdragon
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Play 22 Mister Rabbit's Love Affair Frank L. Stanton Etext Snapdragon
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Play 23 Our Hired Girl James Whitcomb Riley Etext Snapdragon
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Play 24 Reason, The Ironquill Etext Snapdragon
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Play 25 Oncl' Antione On 'Change Wallace Bruce Amsbary Etext TriciaG
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Play 26 Hezekiah Bedott's Opinion Frances M. Whicher Etext Linette Geisel
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Play 27 What Lack We Yet? Robert Jones Burdette Etext Rhonda Federman
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Play 28 Jacob Phoebe Cary Etext Patti Cunningham
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Play 29 To Bary Jade Charles Follen Adams Etext Patti Cunningham
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Play 30 His Grandmother's Way Frank L. Stanton Etext Nicky Rivera
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Play 31 Great Prize Fight, The Mark Twain Etext Rhonda Federman
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Play 32 Concord Love-Song, A James Jeffrey Roche Etext Rhonda Federman
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Play 33 Meeting, The S. E. Kiser Etext Rhonda Federman
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Play 34 There's a Bower of Bean-Vines Phoebe Cary Etext Joyce Couch
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Play 35 Trail That Job Missed, The Kennett Harris Etext Rhonda Federman
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Play 36 Evidence in the Case of Smith vs. Jones, The Mark Twain Etext vinphizz
00:15:53 en
Play 37 Double-Dyed Deciever, A O. Henry Etext Bill Mosley
00:29:40 en
Play 38 An Old-Time Singer Frank L. Stanton Etext Bill Mosley
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Play 39 Breitmann in Politics Charles Godfrey Leland Etext Marty Kris
00:10:32 en
Play 40 Love Song Charles Godfrey Leland Etext Snapdragon
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Play 41 Contentment "Man wants but little here below" Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Etext Snapdragon
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Play 42 Tom's Money Harriet Prescott Spofford Etext Marty Kris
00:19:54 en
Play 43 Rubiyat of Mathieu Lettellier Wallace Bruce Amsbary Etext Snapdragon
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Play 44 Biggs' Bar Howard V. Sutherland Etext Marty Kris
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Play 45 Backsliding Brother, The Frank L. Stanton Etext Phil Chenevert
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Play 46 Legend of Sir Yroncladde, Ye Wilbur D. Nesbit Etext TriciaG
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Play 47 Winter Dusk R. K. Munkittrick Etext Rhonda Federman
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Play 48 Mother of Four, A Juliet Wilbor Tompkins Etext Pamela Krantz
00:29:55 en
Play 49 Fall Styles in Faces Wallace Irwin Etext Rhonda Federman
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Play 50 Had a Set of Double Teeth Holman F. Day Etext Snapdragon
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Play 51 Plain Language From Truthful James Bret Harte Etext Snapdragon
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Play 52 Possession William J. Lampton Etext Patti Cunningham
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Play 53 Her Brother: Enfant Terrible Edwin L. Sabin Etext Snapdragon
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Play 54 Jackpot, The Ironquill Etext TriciaG
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Play 55 Dum Vivimus Vigilamus John Paul Etext TriciaG
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Play 56 At Aunty's House James Whitcomb Riley Etext Snapdragon
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Play 57 Willy and the Lady Frank Gelett Burgess Etext Denny Sayers (d. 2015)
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Play 58 New Year Idyl, A Eugene Field Etext TriciaG
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Play 59 Lay of Ancient Rome, A Thomas Ybarra Etext Ric F
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Play 60 Little Bopeep and Little Boy Blue Samuel Minturn Peck Etext Pamela Krantz
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Play 61 "Festina Lente" Robert Jones Burdette Etext TriciaG
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Play 62 Genial Idiot Discusses Leap Year, The John Kendrick Bangs Etext Rhonda Federman
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