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Twain's brand : humor in contemporary American culture

Author: Judith Yaross Lee
Publisher: Jackson : University of Mississippi, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Samuel L. Clemens lost the 1882 lawsuit declaring his exclusive right to use "Mark Twain" as a commercial trademark, but he succeeded in the marketplace, making "Mark Twain" the premier national and  Read more...

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Named Person: Mark Twain
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Yaross Lee
ISBN: 9781617036439 1617036439
OCLC Number: 847544441
Notes: Bibliogr. p. 195-213. Index.
Description: 1 vol. (XIV-226 p.-[12] p. de pl.) : ill. ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Judith Yaross Lee.
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"In this lively, lucid and engaging book, Lee gives us an insightful reading of what was innovative about Mark Twain's brand of humor and how its legacies shape the cultural landscape in America Read more...

 
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