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Title The Cambridge introduction to Mark Twain / Peter Messent.
Author Messent, Peter, 1946-
Publication Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
Description xii, 138 pages ; 24 cm.
Call # 818 TWAIN M
Series Cambridge introductions to literature
Cambridge introductions to literature.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 127-131) and index.
Contents Mark Twain's life -- The early life -- Riverboating, the Civil War, the west -- Early success, marriage, the Hartford years -- Expatriation, financial loss, family tragedy -- The final years -- Contexts -- Samuel Langhorne Clemens and 'Mark Twain' -- Works -- Twain's humour -- Travel and travel writing : Innocents abroad, A tramp abroad, Roughing it, Life on the Mississippi -- Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn -- A Connecticut yankee and Pudd'nhead Wilson -- Critical reception and the late works -- Guide to further reading.
Subject Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
ISBN 0521854458 (hbk.)
9780521854450 (hbk.)
0521670756 (pbk.) :
9780521670753 (pbk.)

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