Great classic humor
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2009
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BBC Audiobooks America presents 27 classic short stories, taken from the most celebrated humorists from the 19th century.

Item Details
Subjects:
Humorous stories, American.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Humor.
Genre:
Audiobooks.
Other Authors:
Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907.
Bailey, James M. (James Montgomery), 1841-1894.
Burdette, Robert J. (Robert Jones), 1844-1914.
Cozzens, Frederic S. (Frederic Swartwout), 1818-1869.
Davis, Sam P. (Sam Post), 1850-1918.
Field, Eugene, 1850-1895.
Harris, Joel Chandler, 1848-1908.
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894.
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920.
McCandless, Marsh.
Nicholas, Rich.
Pratt, Frances Lee.
Russ, Richard.
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
Walker, Edward Ashley, Mrs., 1833-
Ward, Artemus, 1834-1867.
Warner, Charles Dudley, 1829-1900.
Webb, Marni.
ISBN:
9781602836433
Edition:
Unabridged.
Publisher, Date:
[North Kingstown, R.I.] : BBC Audiobooks America, p2009.
Description:
5 sound discs (ca. 6 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes:
Title from web page.
Narrators, Marsh McCandless, Marni Webb, Richard Russ, Rich Nicholas.
Compact discs.
Duration: 6:00:00.
Contents:
Jumping frog ; Restless night ; European diet ; Experience of the McWilliamses and membraneous croup ; Our Italian guide ; Abelard and Heloise ; How I edited an agricultural paper / Mark Twain
Fight with a trout ; Plumbers ; Pie / Charles Dudley Warner
How we astonished the Rivermouthians / Thomas Bailey Aldrich
His first day of editing / Eugene Field
Trying to understand a woman ; Love's young dream ; Kitty answers / William D. Howells
Female base ball nine / James M. Bailey
Tar baby ; Mr. Rabbit grossly deceives Mr. Fox / Joel Chandler Harris, aka Uncle Remus
Haunted room ; Wrecked in port / Robert J. Burdette
First piano in a mining camp / Sam Davis
Fourth of July oration / Artemus Ward
Parson's horse race / Harriet Beecher Stowe
Captain Ben's choice / Mrs. Francis [i.e. Frances] Lee Pratt
Visit to the asylum for the aged and decayed punsters / Oliver Wendell Holmes
Getting a glass of water / Frederick W. [i.e. S.] Cozzens
Total depravity of inanimate things / Katherine Kent Child Walker.
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