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The complete short stories of Mark Twain now collected for the first time. Edited with an introduction by Charles Neider.

Garden City, N.Y., Hanover House, 1957.
ISBN 038501502X, 9780385015028

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
PS 1302 .A16 Available Request
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
PS1322 .C6 1957 Available Request
LIB stacks
PS1302 .N381 c.2 Available Request
LIB stacks
PS1302 .N381 Available Request
LIB stacks
PS1302 .N381 Available Request
Van Ness stacks
PZ 3 .C59 Cm Available Request
Van Ness stacks
PS 1302 .N385 1985 Available Request
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
PZ 3 .C59 Cm Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
PZ 3 .C59 Cm Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
UNIV General stacks
813.4 T8com, 1957 Available Request
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
PZ3.C59 Cm Available Request
Standard Title Short stories
Subjects Humorous stories, American.
Manners and customs.
Short stories, American.
United States -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
United States.
Description xxiv, 676 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date 1957.
Summary "Contains a total of sixty stories, thirteen of them gathered from works of non-fiction. They cover the entire span of Twain's writing life, [published] from 1865 to 1916, six years after his death ... The stories are arranged chronologically according to the years of first publication, and alphabetically within a given year." A note on the text.
Contents The notorious jumping frog of Calaveras County -- The story of the bad little boy -- Cannibalism in the cars -- A day at Niagara -- Legend of the Capitoline Venus -- Journalism in Tennessee -- A curious dream -- The facts in the great beef contract -- How I edited an agricultural paper -- A medieval romance -- My watch -- Political economy -- Science vs. luck -- The story of the good little boy -- Buck Fanshaw's funeral -- The story of the old ram -- Tom Quartz -- A trial -- The trials of Simon Erickson -- A true story -- Experience of the McWilliamses with membranous croup -- Some learned fables for good old boys and girls -- The canvasser's tale -- The loves of Alonzo Fitz Clarence and Rosannah Ethelton -- Edward Mills and George Benton: a tale -- The men who put up at Gadsby's -- Mrs. McWilliams and the lightning -- What stumped the bluejays -- A curious experience -- The invalid's story -- The McWilliamses and the burglar alarm -- The stolen white elephant -- A burning brand -- A dying man's confession -- The professor's yarn -- A ghost story -- Luck -- Playing courier -- The Californian's tale -- The diary of Adam and Eve -- The Esquimau maiden's romance -- Is he living or is he dead? -- The $1,000,000 bank-note -- Cecil Rhodes and the shark -- The joke that made Ed's fortune -- A story without end -- The man that corrupted Hadleyburg -- The death disk -- Two little tales -- The belated Russian passport -- A double-barreled detective story -- Was it heaven? or hell? -- A dog's tale -- Hunting the deceitful turkey -- Extract from Captain Stormfield's visit to heaven -- A fable -- The mysterious stranger.
Genre Fiction.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)271597
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
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