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|Genre/Form:||Criticism, interpretation, etc|
|Named Person:||Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain; Mark Twain|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Gladys Carmen Bellamy; Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress)
|Description:||xiii, 396 pages,  leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||Book 1: The Mark Twain problem. The man Mark Twain ; The critical questions ; The world within ; The four "bases" of Mark Twain's mind --
Book 2: The humorous sketches. A "born humorist" and a "born reformer" ; The humorist as reformer ; The humorist as moralist ; The humorist as technician ; The humorist as character painter --
Book 3: The travel books. The moralist abroad ; The traveling determinist and pessimist ; Ugliness as reality, beauty as dream ; The twofold aspect of life ; Life as broad spectacle ; Mark Twain's style --
Book 4: The reminiscences. Looking backward --
Book 5: The fiction. Revolt from the village ; Moralism versus determinism ; Acceptance versus rejection ; The microscope and the dream.
|Responsibility:||Gladys Carmen Bellamy.|