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Letters from the earth [by] Mark Twain; Edited by Bernard DeVoto. With a preface by Henry Nash Smith.

; Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
[1st ed.].. New York, Harper and Row [1962] .
ISBN 9780060144357, 0060144351

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Other Authors Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Subjects Satire.
Description ix, 303 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date [1962]
Notes "Bibliographical note": page 303.
Summary Sketches and pieces from Twain's lesser known works. First prepared in 1939 by Bernard DeVoto and now presented with his notes and introduction.
Contents Letters from the earth -- Papers of the Adam family : Extract from Methuselah's diary ; A later extract from Methuselah's diary ; Extract from Eve's autobiography ; Passage from Eve's autobiography ; The world in the year 920 after creation ; Two fragments from a suppressed book called "Glances at history" or "Outlines of history" ; Extract from Shem's diary of 920 A.C. -- Letter to the earth -- A cat-tale -- Cooper's prose style -- Official report to the I.I.A.S. -- The Gorky incident -- Simplified spelling -- Something about repentance -- From an English notebook : The Albert Memorial ; Old Saint Paul's ; The British Museum -- From the manuscript of "A tramp abroad": the French and the Comanches -- From unfinished burlesque of books on etiquette : At the funeral ; At a fire ; Visiting cards -- The damned human race : Was the world made for man? ; In the animals' court ; Zola's La terre ; The intelligence of God ; The lowest animal -- The great dark.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)188843
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
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