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Dangerous intimacy : the untold story of Mark Twain's final years

저자: Karen Lystra
출판사: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2004.
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"Dangerous Intimacy tells the story of how, shortly after his wife's death in 1904, Twain enjoyed the attentions of Isabel Lyon, his flirtatious - and calculating - secretary. Lyon desperately wanted to marry her boss, who was almost thirty years her senior. She manipulated the household into exiling Jean, Twain's youngest daughter and an epileptic, to a sanitarium. With the help of Twain's assistant, Ralph  더 읽기…
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명시된 사람: Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Isabel Lyon; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Isabel Lyon; Isabel Lyon; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Isabel Lyon; Mark Twain
자료 유형: 전기, 정부 간행물, 주 또는 도 정부 간행물, 인터넷 자료
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모든 저자 / 참여자: Karen Lystra
ISBN: 0520233239 9780520233232 9780520250000 0520250001
OCLC 번호: 52948859
설명: xxi, 342 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
내용: 1. Mark Twain--Sam's women --
2. Heartbreak --
3. Rearranging the household --
4. Looking for love --
5. A pact with the devil --
6. Life in the sanitarium --
7. Someone to love him and pet him --
8. A viper to her bosom --
9. Innocence at home --
10. Stormfield --
11. An American Lear --
12. Illusions of love --
13. Unraveling --
14. The exile returns --
15. Confrontation --
16. A formidable adversary --
17. False exoneration --
18. The funniest joke in the world --
19. Melting marble with ice --
20. The end of my autobiography --
How little one may tell.
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Recovers Twain's final years as they really were - lived in the shadow of deception and prejudice, but also in the light of the author's unflagging energy and enthusiasm.  더 읽기…

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