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Turn west, turn east: Mark Twain and Henry James.

Author: Henry Seidel Canby
Publisher: New York, Biblo and Tannen, 1965 [©1951]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Canby, Henry Seidel, 1878-1961.
Turn west, turn east.
New York, Biblo and Tannen, 1965 [©1951]
(OCoLC)571781742
Named Person: Mark Twain; Henry James; Mark Twain; Henry James; Mark Twain; Henry James; Henry James; Mark Twain; Henry James; Mark Twain
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Seidel Canby
ISBN: 0819601543 9780819601544
OCLC Number: 270957
Description: xii, 318 pages 24 cm
Contents: Mark Twain's youth --
Youth of Henry James --
Mark Twain arrives --
James makes his first (and last) popular success --
Twain finds a treasure in Hannibal --
James writes his first great novel --
Machine-age Yankee --
Varieties of feminine experience --
Mark Twain watches too many baskets --
Casualty in fiction; Disaster on the stage --
Henry James: In love with technique --
American way --
Decline and fall: Mark Twain --
Henry James: the climax --
Decline and disillusion of Henry James --
Conclusion.

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