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Christian Science.

Author: Mark Twain
Publisher: Auckland : Floating Press, 1907.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Though Mark Twain is best remembered as perhaps the quintessential American humor writer, he was also a keen observer and critic of cultural and social trends. In this vein, he undertook a book-length discussion and analysis of Christian Science and New Thought, both of which enjoyed immense popularity in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in the United States. The controversial text was originally  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Twain, Mark.
Christian Science.
Auckland : The Floating Press, ©1907
Named Person: Mary Baker Eddy; Mary Baker Eddy
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Twain
ISBN: 9781775452461 1775452468 9781776518067 1776518063
OCLC Number: 749264536
Description: 1 online resource (228 pages)

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Though Mark Twain is best remembered as perhaps the quintessential American humor writer, he was also a keen observer and critic of cultural and social trends. In this vein, he undertook a book-length discussion and analysis of Christian Science and New Thought, both of which enjoyed immense popularity in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in the United States. The controversial text was originally rejected by Twain's publisher, a gesture that the author saw as confirming ...

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