The Wit and Humor of America, Vol 01


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(3.5 stars; 2 reviews)

The Wit and Humor of America is a 10 volume series. In this, the first volume, 53 short stories and poems have been gathered from 44 authors. This volume is sure to delight listeners. (Summary by Linette Geisel) (6 hr 53 min)

Chapters

Forward 13:10 Read by Barry Eads
Melons 15:19 Read by Barry Eads
Deacon's Masterpiece, The 6:14 Read by Sweetlilbirdy
Purple Cow, The 1:07 Read by Maria Therese
Curse of the Competent, The 3:01 Read by Joe Mabry
Grammatical Boy, The 6:36 Read by TriciaG
Simple English 0:57 Read by TriciaG
Partingtonian Patchwork 7:59 Read by Bellona Times
Menagerie, The 8:07 Read by Patrick Reinhart
Down Around the River 2:23 Read by David Leeson
Medieval Discoverer, A 8:24 Read by Phil Chenevert
Wanted - A Cook 44:50 Read by Lars Rolander (1942-2016)
Similar Cases 5:00 Read by Phil Chenevert
Old Maid's House: In Plan, The 7:45 Read by Samanem
Distichs 4:11 Read by Sweetlilbirdy
Quarrel, The 1:00 Read by Maria Therese
Letter From Mr. Biggs, A 9:52 Read by Denny Sayers (d. 2015)
Mrs. Johnson 37:49 Read by Kenneth Sergeant Gaghan
Pass 1:14 Read by Matthew Reece
Teaching By Example 1:03 Read by Joe Mabry
When Albani Sang 8:45 Read by Bellona Times
Colonel Sterett's Panther Hunt 23:10 Read by Joe Mabry
Wouter Van Twiller 14:24 Read by Kenneth Sergeant Gaghan
Experiences of the A.C., The 30:25 Read by Kenneth Sergeant Gaghan
What Mr. Robinson Thinks 3:20 Read by Matthew Reece
Day We Do Not Celebrate, The 1:54 Read by Phil Chenevert
Yankee Dude'll Do, The 2:33 Read by Matthew Reece
Spelling Down the Master 27:59 Read by Bellona Times
Myopia 0:56 Read by Matthew Reece
Anatole Dubois At De Horse Show 5:10 Read by Phil Chenevert
Champion Checker - Player of Ameriky, The 16:09 Read by David Leeson
Darby and Joan 4:29 Read by Phil Chenevert
When the Frost is on the Punkin 1:58 Read by David Leeson
Laffing 6:20 Read by Bill Mosley
Grizzly-Gru 3:37 Read by Matthew Reece
John Henry in a Street Car 7:05 Read by Marty Kris
Muskeeter, The 2:14 Read by Zloot
Turnings of a Bookworm, The 1:43 Read by TriciaG
Feast of the Monkeys, The 4:27 Read by Kara Shallenberg
Billville Spirit Meeting, The 2:11 Read by Phil Chenevert
Cry From the Consumer, A 2:45 Read by TriciaG
Disappointment, A 0:44 Read by TriciaG
British Matron, The 6:23 Read by hearhis
Tragedy of it, The 0:48 Read by JimOCR
Stage Whispers 1:11 Read by TriciaG
Pettibone Lineage, The 17:04 Read by Bill Mosley
Why Moles Have Hands 10:20 Read by Phil Chenevert
Psalm of Life, A 1:53 Read by sherlock85
An Odyssey of K's 2:49 Read by Marty Kris
Deacon's Trout, The 3:50 Read by Bill Mosley
Enough 0:53 Read by Marty Kris
Fighting Race, The 3:33 Read by TriciaG
Organ, The 4:01 Read by Matthew Reece
My Grandmother's Turkey-Tail Fan 2:37 Read by TriciaG

Reviews

A LITTLE WIT, SOME HUMOR, A LOT OF STRANGE

(3 stars)

I think that I will skip the remaining volumes.