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The Resource Autobiography of Mark Twain, Volume 1, Harriet Elinor Smith, editor ; associate editors: Benjamin Griffin, Victor Fischer, Michael B. Frank, Sharon K. Goetz, Leslie Myrick

Autobiography of Mark Twain, Volume 1, Harriet Elinor Smith, editor ; associate editors: Benjamin Griffin, Victor Fischer, Michael B. Frank, Sharon K. Goetz, Leslie Myrick

Label
Autobiography of Mark Twain, Volume 1
Title
Autobiography of Mark Twain
Title number
Volume 1
Statement of responsibility
Harriet Elinor Smith, editor ; associate editors: Benjamin Griffin, Victor Fischer, Michael B. Frank, Sharon K. Goetz, Leslie Myrick
Title variation
  • Autobiography of Mark Twain, volume 3
  • Autobiography of Mark Twain 3
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents Mark Twain's authentic and unsuppressed voice, brimming with humor, ideas, and opinions, and speaking clearly from the grave as he intended
Member of
Summary
A concluding volume of the literary master's uncensored collection of writings on his inner and outer life features his daily dictations from March 1907 to December 1909 and cover his honorary degrees from Oxford, critical assessments of Theodore Roosevelt and controversial "Ashcroft-Lyon Manuscript." 25,000 first printing
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10455494
Cataloging source
BT
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1835-1910
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Twain, Mark
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1968-
  • 1942-
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  • Smith, Harriet Elinor
  • Griffin, Benjamin
  • Fischer, Victor
  • Frank, Michael B
  • Goetz, Sharon K
  • Myrick, Leslie Diane
  • Bancroft Library
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True
Series statement
The Mark Twain papers
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  • Twain, Mark
  • Authors, American
Target audience
adult
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volume 3
Label
Autobiography of Mark Twain, Volume 1, Harriet Elinor Smith, editor ; associate editors: Benjamin Griffin, Victor Fischer, Michael B. Frank, Sharon K. Goetz, Leslie Myrick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A publication of the Mark Twain Project of the Bancroft Library."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 669-712) and index
Contents
Preliminary manuscripts and dictations, 1870-1905 -- Autobiography of Mark Twain -- Explanatory notes -- Appendixes: Samuel L. Clemens, a brief chronology -- Family biographies -- Speech at the seventieth birthday dinner, 5 December 1905 -- Speech at the Players, 3 January 1906 -- Previous Publication -- Note on the text -- Word division in this volume -- References -- Index
Control code
ocn472790247
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xix, 736 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780520267190
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Autobiography of Mark Twain, Volume 1, Harriet Elinor Smith, editor ; associate editors: Benjamin Griffin, Victor Fischer, Michael B. Frank, Sharon K. Goetz, Leslie Myrick
Publication
Note
"A publication of the Mark Twain Project of the Bancroft Library."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 669-712) and index
Contents
Preliminary manuscripts and dictations, 1870-1905 -- Autobiography of Mark Twain -- Explanatory notes -- Appendixes: Samuel L. Clemens, a brief chronology -- Family biographies -- Speech at the seventieth birthday dinner, 5 December 1905 -- Speech at the Players, 3 January 1906 -- Previous Publication -- Note on the text -- Word division in this volume -- References -- Index
Control code
ocn472790247
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xix, 736 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780520267190
Other physical details
ill.

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