skip to content
Mark Twain and human nature Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Mark Twain and human nature

Author: Tom Quirk
Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2007.
Series: Mark Twain and his circle series.
Edition/Format:   Book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"Explores Mark Twain's works--including The Innocents Abroad, Following the Equator, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Puddin' Head Wilson, and What Is Man?--in terms of his interest in the subject of human nature, examining how his outlook on the human condition changed over the years"--Provided by publisher.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Quirk, Tom, 1946-
Mark Twain and human nature.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2007
(OCoLC)608025130
Online version:
Quirk, Tom, 1946-
Mark Twain and human nature.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2007
(OCoLC)608136730
Named Person: Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Quirk
ISBN: 9780826217585 0826217583
OCLC Number: 132585458
Description: xvi, 289 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Chapter One. 1852-1869 --
Chapter Two. 1870-1879 --
Chapter Three. 1880-1884 --
Chapter Four --
1885-1889 --
Chapter Five. 1890-1899 --
Chapter Six. 1900-1910.
Series Title: Mark Twain and his circle series.
Responsibility: Tom Quirk.
More information:

Abstract:

Mark Twain's fiction and nonfiction was disposed to dramatize how the human creature acts in a given environment - and to understand why. This work takes a closer look at this icon's abiding interest  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Essential reading for any student or scholar. This may be one of the most important books attempting to come to terms with the evolution of Twain's 'gospel of man'--especially his preoccupation with Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/132585458>
library:oclcnum"132585458"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdf:typeschema:MediaObject
rdf:valueUnknown value: gpb
rdf:valueUnknown value: sgp
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:copyrightYear"2007"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2007"
schema:description"Chapter One. 1852-1869 -- Chapter Two. 1870-1879 -- Chapter Three. 1880-1884 -- Chapter Four -- 1885-1889 -- Chapter Five. 1890-1899 -- Chapter Six. 1900-1910."@en
schema:description""Explores Mark Twain's works--including The Innocents Abroad, Following the Equator, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Puddin' Head Wilson, and What Is Man?--in terms of his interest in the subject of human nature, examining how his outlook on the human condition changed over the years"--Provided by publisher."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/140746596>
schema:genre"Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:isPartOf
schema:name"Mark Twain and human nature"@en
schema:numberOfPages"289"
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.