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  • Chapters from My Autobiographyby Mark Twain

    The Floating Press 1907; US$ 4.99

    Renowned American humorist Mark Twain turns his incisive wit loose on his own life story in this unique take on the nineteenth-century memoir. Originally composed in a format that studiously ignored the careful chronological structure that most autobiographies follow, these essays were first published in book form ten years after the author's death.... more...

  • Mark Twainby Lewis Leary

    University of Minnesota Press 1960; US$ 36.00

    Mark Twain - American Writers 5 was first published in 1960. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions. more...

  • How to Tell a Story and Other Essaysby Mark Twain

    The Floating Press 1899; US$ 4.95

    In How to Tell a Story and Other Essays , iconic American author Mark Twain discusses his own experience as a writer and his personal style. In various essays in the collection he attacks a contemporary of his, defends a maligned dead woman and defends ordinary citizens against the insults of train conductors. more...

  • Student's Encyclopedia of Great American Writers Setby Patricia M. Gantt

    Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 510.00

    The five-volume Student's Encyclopedia of Great American Writers is the landmark reference to the greatest writers in American literature, written specifically for high school students and correlated to the NCTE standards. Featuring more than 180 of the authors taught most often in the high school curriculum, this comprehensive set contains alphabetical... more...

  • The Innocents Abroadby Mark Twain

    The Floating Press 2011; US$ 3.99

    Known as one of American literature's finest humor writers, Mark Twain took on the travel genre in the series of essays, sketches, and observations collected in The Innocents Abroad. From classic fish-out-of-water shenanigans to keen insight into the differences between American culture and its European and Middle Eastern counterparts, this volume... more...

  • Roughing Itby Mark Twain

    The Floating Press 2010; US$ 3.99

    Books such as The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn have firmly established Mark Twain's reputation as one of the best-loved American humorists, but the author's non-fiction works are packed with as much laughter and keen insight as his popular novels. In the series of essays presented in the volume Roughing It,... more...

  • Life on the Mississippiby Mark Twain

    The Floating Press 1883; US$ 3.99

    Before his literary career took off and he emerged as one of America's foremost men of letters, Mark Twain worked as a steamboat pilot in the antebellum South and Midwest. This fascinating account offers a brief history of commercial boating in the period and a probing, insightful, and eminently entertaining look at Twain's own experiences. more...

  • Straight Talk on Writingby Scott Francis

    F+W Media 2012; US$ 5.99

    This compelling book provides you with eighteen insightful interviews with bestselling authors, writing instructors, agents, award-winning writers and more. You'll learn how to create characters, plot more effectively, live the writer's life with purpose and abandon, and much more. Interviewees include Orson Scott Card, George Singleton, Donald Maass,... more...

  • Prince and the Pauper Paperback Bookby Mark Twain; Janice Greene

    Saddleback Publishing 2001; US$ 12.95

    Each novel, complete in just 80-pages, has been painstakingly adapted to retain the integrity of the original work. Each provides the reader a sense of the author's style and an understanding of the novel's theme. more...

  • Adventures of Tom Sawyer Paperback Bookby Mark Twain; Stephen Feinstein

    Saddleback Publishing 1999; US$ 12.95

    Each novel, complete in just 80-pages, has been painstakingly adapted to retain the integrity of the original work. Each provides the reader a sense of the author's style and an understanding of the novel's theme. more...