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Mark Twain"s comments on books and authors

Franklin L. Jensen

Mark Twain"s comments on books and authors

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Published by Kansas State Teachers College in Emporia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Knowledge -- Literature.,
  • Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Books and reading.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Statementby Franklin L. Jensen.
    SeriesThe Emporia State research studies,, v. 12, no. 4
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1342.L5 J4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination53 p.
    Number of Pages53
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5933282M
    LC Control Number64064690
    OCLC/WorldCa1727784


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The proof-reading on the P & Pauper cost me the last rags of my religion. Get this from a library. Mark Twain's comments on books and authors. [Franklin L Jensen]. In January ofMark Twain wrote the above letter to a Reverend Charles D.

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The author of numerous works, Twain's legacy includes two classic American novels, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, both of which are still read and studied worldwide.

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His work received universal praise from critics and peers alike, and he counted presidents, artists and royalty among his friends. Mark Twain was the pseudonym of Samuel Langhorne Clemens, born in Florida, Missouri on Nov.

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Mark Twain Biography - Samuel Langhorne Clemens (Novem - Ap ), better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was a famous and popular American humorist, novelist, writer and lecturer. - Mark Twain Biography and List of Works - Mark Twain Books.

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