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Mark Twain and I

Opie Percival Read

Mark Twain and I

by Opie Percival Read

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Friends and associates.,
  • Read, Opie Percival, 1852-1939 -- Friends and associates.,
  • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Opie Read.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1333 .R4 1976
    The Physical Object
    Pagination75 p. :
    Number of Pages75
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4901705M
    ISBN 100848222903
    LC Control Number76046455
    OCLC/WorldCa2524963

    Mark Twain, to the surprise of almost everyone, wrote a book, a biography no less, about the life and times of Joan of Arc. The book is call the "Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc" and astonishingly he called this virtually unknown volume his "best and favorite work". Mark Twain, pseud. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens, –, American author, b. Florida, Mo. As humorist, narrator, and social observer, Twain is unsurpassed in.

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    Make Offer - Antique Mark Twain s s Harper Brothers New York Book Set 7 Volumes Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn - Mark Twain - Manuscript Edition - 2 Vol. Set $ (TWAIN, Mark) TAINE, Hippolyte. The Ancient Regime. New York, Mark Twain's signed copy of Hippolyte Taine's The Ancient Regime, signed "Saml. L. Clemens, Hartford " on the front flyleaf and annotated by him on the final text leaf, "Finished Jan 29th" and beneath that note, "Finished Sept. 10th," indicating that he read the book twice.


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I shall be dead when the book issues from the press. It seemed to me that I could be as frank and free as in a love letter if I knew that what I was writing would be exposed to no eye until I was dead, and unaware, and indifferent.

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