- VIDEO OF THE MONTH (2013 November):
Emily Brontë's "November 1837" (as sung by Janet Jones on her 1976 album A Fresh Wind Waves.)
This poem is a surviving fragment of the "Gondal Game", a role-play project on which Emily and Anne collaborated for decades.
- 1894: A Millionaire's Space Odyssey: Excerpts from a science-fiction novel by John Jacob Astor, who died on the Titanic.
- The Face of American Science, 1885: "Composite photographs" of American scientists, reproduced from an old issue of Science; the story of the author is also interesting.
- Update to Poetry Site: Featuring an especially noteworthy addition --- songs from the 19th Century telegraph-operator subculture --- and joky verse by Gelett Burgess.
More at Net Advance Retro.