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Mark Twain, business man

by Mark Twain

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. -- Correspondence,
  • Webster, Charles L., 1851-1891 -- Correspondence,
  • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Samuel Charles Webster.
    ContributionsWebster, Samuel Charles., Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1331.A3 W4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 409 p., [15] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages409
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6495503M
    LC Control Number46000585

    Mark Twain - Mark Twain - Reputation and legacy: Shortly after Clemens’s death, Howells published My Mark Twain (), in which he pronounced Samuel Clemens “sole, incomparable, the Lincoln of our literature.” Twenty-five years later Ernest Hemingway wrote in The Green Hills of Africa (), “All modern American literature comes from one book by Mark Twain called Huckleberry Finn.”.   Mark Twain, one of the greatest American authors and humorists, had a way with words beyond his books and was also quite sharp with insults and opinions, especially regarding politics and religion.

      As we approach the th anniversary of Mark Twain's death, there has been a deluge of new books on the market. Michael Shelden breaks from the .   ublished by Mark Twain in , What Is Man is a book indicative of its time, and if nothing else serves very well to demonstrate the popular ideas present during the turn of the previous century.. The text takes the form of a dialogue between two characters, the Old Man and the Young Man. The theme of the conversation revolves around psychological egoism – the idea that every human .

      Mark Twain Quips on Specific Subjects "The very ink with which all history is written is merely fluid prejudice." "I don't give a damn for a man that can only spell a word one way.". Books on specific aspects of Mark Twain's life include Ivan Benson, Mark Twain's Western Years (); Samuel L. Webster, Mark Twain, Business Man (); Edgar M. Branch, The Literary Apprenticeship of Mark Twain (); Kenneth R. Andrews, Nook Farm: Mark Twain's Hartford Circle (); and Louis J. Budd, Mark Twain, Social Philosopher ().


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