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Clemens of the Call; Mark Twain in San Francisco. Edited by Edgar M. Branch.

; Branch, Edgar Marquess, 1913-2006, editor
Berkeley, University of California Press, 1969.
ISBN 9780520013858, 0520013859

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
PS1302 .B7 Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
F869.S3 B7 Off-site
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
PS1302 .B7 Available Request
Lauinger stacks
PS1302 .B7 Available Request
Other Title Call-bulletin, San Francisco.
Other Authors Branch, Edgar Marquess, 1913-2006,
Subjects California -- San Francisco.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Pictorial works.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Et les EĢtats-Unis.
Twain, Mark.
Description xviii, 335 pages illustrations, facsimiles, portraits 27 cm
Copyright Date 1969.
Notes Selections from the San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 1864.
Includes bibliographical references (pages [319]-320).
Summary Samuel Clemens was the local reporter for the San Francisco Daily Morning Call from June to October 1864. He wrote many hundreds of items for his newspaper, but nearly all of them have been buried in the files for more than a century. Now Clemens of the Call reprints two hundred of them, a rich yield from what is probably the last sizable unmined pocket of Clemens' published writings. The present collection represents a new order of Clemens' journalism. Here, the local reporter Samuel Clemens may be seen writing under pressure and close to fast-breaking events as he covers the news day in and day out. The selections are arranged chronologically within broad topical groupings. The editor has provided a general introduction, annotations, and a chronological checklist of Call items, and he has indicated the evidence that in his opinion is sufficient to establish Clemens as the author of the reprinted selections. --from inside jacket.
Genre Daily Morning Call (Zeitung)
Daily Morning Call (Zeitung)
Pictorial works.
Geographic Area California
Network Numbers (OCoLC)46396
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
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