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Mark Twain and male friendship : the Twichell, Howells, and Rogers friendships

Author: Peter B Messent, Amerikanist.
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Combining biography, literary history, and gender studies, this book examines three profoundly influential and vastly different friendships in the life of Mark Twain.

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Mark Twain; Joseph Hopkins Twichell; William Dean Howells; Henry Huttleston Rogers; Mark Twain; Joseph Hopkins Twichell; Mark Twain; William Dean Howells; Henry Huttleston Rogers; Mark Twain; Joseph Hopkins Twichell; William Dean Howells; Henry Huttleston Rogers; William Dean Howells; Henry Huttleston Rogers; Mark Twain; Joseph Hopkins Twichell
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter B Messent, Amerikanist.
ISBN: 9780195391169 0195391160 9780199964109 0199964106
OCLC Number: 636201523
Awards: Winner of British Association for American Studies Book Prize 2010.
Winner of American Studies Network Book Prize 2010.
Description: 250 S : Ill.
Contents: ACKNOWLEDGMENTS ; INTRODUCTION ; Chapter 1 Male Friendship and Post Civil War America ; Chapter 2 Clemens and Twichell ; Chapter 3 Clemens, Twichell and Religion ; Chapter 4 'My Dear 'Owells': Clemens and Howells ; Chapter 5 Clemens, Howells, and Realism ; Chapter 6 Clemens, Manhood, the Rogers Friendship, and 'Which Was the Dream?' ; Chapter 7 Clemens and Rogers: 'Both Members of This Club' ; CODA: FRIENDSHIP'S LIMITS: FATHERS AND DAUGHTERS NOTES ; INDEX
Responsibility: Peter Messent.
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Messent's in-depth research illuminates fascinating subtleties and eccentricities of three male friendships of the private man behind the mask of America's iconic writer J. D. Stahl, Times Higher Read more...

 
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