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The complete short stories of Mark Twain now collected for the first time.

Author: Mark Twain
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Hanover House, 1957.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Contains a total of sixty stories, thirteen of them gathered from works of non-fiction. They cover the entire span of Twain's writing life, [published] from 1865 to 1916, six years after his death ... The stories are arranged chronologically according to the years of first publication, and alphabetically within a given year." A note on the text.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
Complete short stories of Mark Twain now collected for the first time.
Garden City, N.Y., Hanover House, 1957
(OCoLC)643725372
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Twain
ISBN: 038501502X 9780385015028
OCLC Number: 271597
Description: xxiv, 676 pages 22 cm
Contents: The notorious jumping frog of Calaveras County --
The story of the bad little boy --
Cannibalism in the cars --
A day at Niagara --
Legend of the Capitoline Venus --
Journalism in Tennessee --
A curious dream --
The facts in the great beef contract --
How I edited an agricultural paper --
A medieval romance --
My watch --
Political economy --
Science vs. luck --
The story of the good little boy --
Buck Fanshaw's funeral --
The story of the old ram --
Tom Quartz --
A trial --
The trials of Simon Erickson --
A true story --
Experience of the McWilliamses with membranous croup --
Some learned fables for good old boys and girls --
The canvasser's tale --
The loves of Alonzo Fitz Clarence and Rosannah Ethelton --
Edward Mills and George Benton: a tale --
The men who put up at Gadsby's --
Mrs. McWilliams and the lightning --
What stumped the bluejays --
A curious experience --
The invalid's story --
The McWilliamses and the burglar alarm --
The stolen white elephant --
A burning brand --
A dying man's confession --
The professor's yarn --
A ghost story --
Luck --
Playing courier --
The Californian's tale --
The diary of Adam and Eve --
The Esquimau maiden's romance --
Is he living or is he dead? --
The $1,000,000 bank-note --
Cecil Rhodes and the shark --
The joke that made Ed's fortune --
A story without end --
The man that corrupted Hadleyburg --
The death disk --
Two little tales --
The belated Russian passport --
A double-barreled detective story --
Was it heaven? or hell? --
A dog's tale --
Hunting the deceitful turkey --
Extract from Captain Stormfield's visit to heaven --
A fable --
The mysterious stranger.
Other Titles: Short stories
Responsibility: Edited with an introd. by Charles Neider.

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"Contains a total of sixty stories, thirteen of them gathered from works of non-fiction. They cover the entire span of Twain's writing life, [published] from 1865 to 1916, six years after his death ... The stories are arranged chronologically according to the years of first publication, and alphabetically within a given year." A note on the text.

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