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The portable Mark Twain,

Author: Mark Twain; Bernard De Voto
Publisher: New York, Viking Press, 1946.
Series: Viking portable library.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Satirist, novelist, and keen observer of the American scene, Mark Twain remains one of the world's best-loved writers. This delightful collection of Twain's favorite and most memorable writings includes selected tales and sketches such as The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, How I Edited an Agricultural Journal Once, Jim Baker's Blue-Jay Yarn, and A True Story. It also features excerpts from his novels  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Colecciones
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
Portable Mark Twain.
New York, Viking Press, 1946
(OCoLC)567992535
Named Person: Mark Twain
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Twain; Bernard De Voto
ISBN: 0670733415 9780670733415
OCLC Number: 270943
Description: vii, 786 pages 17 cm.
Contents: Notorious jumping frog of Calaveras County --
from A tramp abroad --
from Old times on the Mississippi --
Private history of a campaign that failed --
from A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court --
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn --
Fenimore Cooper's literary offenses --
from Pudd'nhead Wilson --
from Following the Equator --
from Mark Twain in eruption --
from Europe and elsewhere --
from Mark Twain's autobiography --
Mysterious stranger --
Letters.
Series Title: Viking portable library.
Responsibility: edited by Bernard De Voto.

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Satirist, novelist, and keen observer of the American scene, Mark Twain remains one of the world's best-loved writers. This delightful collection of Twain's favorite and most memorable writings includes selected tales and sketches such as The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, How I Edited an Agricultural Journal Once, Jim Baker's Blue-Jay Yarn, and A True Story. It also features excerpts from his novels and travel books including Roughing It, The Innocents Abroad, and Life on the Mississippi, among others; autobiographical and polemical writings; as well as selected letters and speeches.

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