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The choice humorous works of Mark Twain

Mark Twain

The choice humorous works of Mark Twain

revised and corrected by the author : with life and portrait of the author and numerous illustrations.

by Mark Twain

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Published by Musson, Chatto & Windus in Toronto, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Université de Sherbrooke. Ottawa : Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions, 1983.

SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 37294
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination7 microfiches (327 fr.)
Number of Pages327
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18890043M
ISBN 100665372949

The complete humorous sketches and tales of Mark Twain now collected for the first time Twain, Mark Published by Hanover House, Garden City, N.Y. (). Humor in the works of Mark Twain and Saul Bellow The inclusion of humor in writings is one of the essential factors that every author should incorporate for the success of their works. The writings or rather novels with flashes of humor tend to do well in the market for the readers as compared to other writings which are purely comic fictions.

Twain primarily used a form of humor known as satire, the use of humorous exaggeration and irony to expose people's failings and stupidity. In his . - quoted in Mark Twain and I, Opie Read Humor must be one of the chief attributes of God. Plants and animals that are distinctly humorous in form and characteristics are God's jokes. - Mark Twain, a Biography I have had a "call" to literature, of a low order--i.e. humorous.

  Mark Twain's inimitable blend of humor, satire and masterly storytelling earned him a secure place in the front rank of American writers. This collection of eight stories and sketches, among them the celebrated classic "The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County," shows the great humorist at the top of his form.3/5(1).   I've struck it! Mark Twain wrote in a letter to a friend. And I will give it away--to you. You will never know how much enjoyment you have lost until you get to dictating your autobiography. Thus, after dozens of false starts and hundreds of pages, Twain embarked on his Final (and Right) Plan for telling the story of his life.


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