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Mark Twain's letters to his publishers, 1867-1894

Author: Mark Twain; Hamlin Lewis Hill; Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 1967.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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290 letters, not previously published, charting the matters concerning publication of the author's books from 1867 through 1894.
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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
Mark Twain's letters to his publishers, 1867-1894.
Berkeley : University of California Press, 1967
(OCoLC)568491214
Named Person: Mark Twain; Mark Twain
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Twain; Hamlin Lewis Hill; Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress)
ISBN: 0520005600 9780520005600
OCLC Number: 272071
Notes: "Edited from manuscripts chiefly in the Mark Twain Papers at the University of California, Berkeley, and the Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of the New York Public Library"--Page [iii].
Description: xiv, 388 pages, [1] leaf of plates : 1 portrait ; 24 cm.
Contents: "I abhor ... business" (1867-1871) --
"A great big unpaying thing" (1872-1880) --
"The publishing of my books" (1881-1884) --
"I am Webster & Co., myself" (1884-1887) --
"Never ... any trouble" (1888-1891) --
"I feel panicky" (1892-1894).
Other Titles: Correspondence.
Responsibility: edited with an introd. by Hamlin Hill.

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290 letters, not previously published, charting the matters concerning publication of the author's books from 1867 through 1894.

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