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Those Extraordinary Twins

By: Mark Twain
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Mysterious Stranger, The

By: Mark Twain

...The Mysterious Stranger-A Romance- is the final novel attempted by Mark Twain. It was worked on periodically from roughly 1890 up until 1910. The body of work is a serious social commentary by Twain addressing his ideas of the Moral Sense and the damned human race. (Wikipedia and John Greenm...

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Extract From Captain Stormfield's Visit To Heaven (version 2)

By: Mark Twain

...mber 1907 and January 1908 issues of “Harper’s Magazine”. The next year it was made available as a Christmas gift book and represents the last volume Mark Twain published in his lifetime. (Summary by Gregg Margarite)...

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Stolen White Elephant, The (Version 2)

By: Mark Twain

...The Stolen White Elephant was written by Mark Twain and published in 1882. In it, an Indian elephant, en route from India to Britain as a gift to the Queen, disappears in New Jersey. The local police department goes into high gear to solve the mystery but it all com...

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Alonzo Fitz and Other Stories

By: Mark Twain

...A collection of Twain short stories including: The Loves Of Alonzo Fitz Clarence And Rosannah Ethelton On The Decay Of The Art Of Lying About Magnanimous-Incident Literature The Grateful Poodle The Benevolent Author The Grateful Husband Punc...

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American Claimant, The

By: Mark Twain

...The American Claimant is an 1892 novel by American humorist and writer Mark Twain. The story focuses on the class differences and expectations of monarchic, hierarchical Britain and the upstart, all men are created equal America. Twain wrote the novel with the help of phonographic dictation, the...

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Mysterious Stranger and Other Stories, The

By: Mark Twain

...Here's a Mark Twain story that's very unlike those he became famous for, but when I read it back in Catholic high school, it left a deep impression. It concerns the deeply religious residents of a small village in Austria during the l...

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Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, A (version 2)

By: Mark Twain

...A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court is an 1889 novel by American humorist and writer Mark Twain. The work is a very early example of time travel in literature, anticipating by six years H. G. Wells' The Time Machine of 1895 (however, unlike Wells, Twain does not give any real explanation of his protagonist's ...

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What is Man? and Other Essays

By: Mark Twain

...What Is Man?, published by Mark Twain in 1906, is a dialogue between a young man and an older man jaded to the world. It involves ideas of destiny and free will, as well as of psychological egoism. The Old Man asserted that the human being is merely a ...

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Curious Republic of Gondour and Other Whimsical Sketches, The

By: Mark Twain

...As the title reveals, these stories are a collection of some of Mark Twain's more fanciful and eccentric works. They run the gamut from political commentary to our species' need to be remembered somehow. Taken as a whole the stories are whimsical. Taken individually, they speak the truth ...

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Mark Twain's (Burlesque) Autobiography and First Romance

By: Mark Twain

...Mark Twain's (Burlesque) Autobiography and First Romance, a short volume, published by Sheldon & Co., NY in 1871, is Mark Twain's third book. It consists of two stories - First Romance, which had originally appeared in The Ex...

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30,000 Dollar Bequest and Other Stories, The

By: Mark Twain

A book of short stories and humorous anecdotes by Mark Twain, published together in 1906. (Summary by Tricia G)

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Tom Sawyer, Detective

By: Mark Twain

...Tom Sawyer, Detective is an 1896 novel by Mark Twain. It is a sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876), Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884), and Tom Sawyer Abroad (1894). Tom Sawyer attempts to solve a mysterious murder in this burlesque of the immensely popul...

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Stolen White Elephant, The

By: Mark Twain

...In this Mark Twain short story an Indian elephant, en route from India to Britain as a gift to Queen, disappears in New Jersey. The local police department goes into high gear to solve the mystery but it all comes to a tragic end. (S...

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Prince and the Pauper, The

By: Mark Twain

...The Prince and the Pauper (1882) represents Mark Twain's first attempt at historical fiction. The book, set in 1547, tells the story of two young boys who are identical in appearance: Tom Canty, a pauper who lives with his abusive father in Offal Court, London, and Pri...

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Horse's Tale, A

By: Mark Twain
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Eve's Diary

By: Mark Twain

...Eve's Diary is a comic short story by Mark Twain. It was first published in the 1905 Christmas issue of the magazine Harper's Bazaar, and in book format in June 1906 by Harper and Brothers publishing house. It is written in the style of a diary kept by the first ...

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Extract from Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven

By: Mark Twain

...Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven is a short-story written by American writer Mark Twain and published in 1909. The story follows Captain Stormfield on his extremely long cosmic journey to heaven, his accidental misplacement, his short-lived interest in singing and playing the harp, and the obsession o...

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Adventures of Tom Sawyer, The

By: Mark Twain

...The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (published 1876) is a very well-known and popular story concerning American youth. Mark Twain's lively tale of the scrapes and adventures of boyhood is set in St. Petersburg, Missouri, where Tom Sawyer and his friend Huckleberry Finn have the kinds of adventures many boys can imagine: racing bugs during cla...

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Tom Sawyer Abroad

By: Mark Twain

... Tom Sawyer Abroad by Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens) is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Uni... ...or the file as an electronic transmission, in any way. Tome Sawyer Abroad by Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens) , the Pennsylvania State University, Jim M... ...e file as an electronic transmission, in any way. Tome Sawyer Abroad by Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens) , the Pennsylvania State University, Jim Manis,... ...a State University is an equal opportunity University. TOM SAWYER ABROAD By Mark Twain CHAPTER I. TOM SEEKS NEW ADVENTURES DO YOU RECKON T OM S AWY... ...te University is an equal opportunity University. TOM SAWYER ABROAD By Mark Twain CHAPTER I. TOM SEEKS NEW ADVENTURES DO YOU RECKON T OM S AWYER W... ...ing over his travels, and it just give the poor old man Tom Sawyer Abroad Mark Twain 3 the high strikes. It made him sick to listen to Tom, and to... ...ver his travels, and it just give the poor old man Tom Sawyer Abroad Mark Twain 3 the high strikes. It made him sick to listen to Tom, and to hear... ... gov’ment, and say, “Now, there she is — do with me what Tom Sawyer Abroad Mark Twain 4 you’re a mind to; though as heaven is my judge I am an inno... ...ment, and say, “Now, there she is — do with me what Tom Sawyer Abroad Mark Twain 4 you’re a mind to; though as heaven is my judge I am an innocent ...

Excerpt: Tom Sawyer Abroad by Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens).

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