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Readings on Mark Twain, Katie de Koster, book editor

Label
Readings on Mark Twain
Title
Readings on Mark Twain
Statement of responsibility
Katie de Koster, book editor
Title variation
Mark Twain
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
818/.409
Index
index present
LC call number
PS1338
LC item number
.R43 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
The Greenhaven Press literary companion to American authors
Label
Readings on Mark Twain, Katie de Koster, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-205) and index
Contents
Mark Twain : a biography -- The first continental American literature / Bernard De Voto -- Lessons in extravagance at the Comstock Lode / Warren Hinckle and Fredric Hobbs -- An interpreter of American character / Charles Miner Thompson -- Mark Twain as prospective classic / Theodore de Laguna -- A call to authorship / Joseph Twichell -- Pure American English / Brander Matthews -- A serious humorist / Simeon Strunsky -- An unfulfilled genius / Van Wyck Brooks -- Who owns the uncrowned king? / Upton Sinclair -- The great critical controversy / Philip S. Foner -- Twain's inescapable disillusionment / Owen Wister -- Using the vernacular for humor / Henry Nash Smith -- Mark Twain, H. L. Mencken, and "the higher goofyism" / C. Merton Babcock -- Twain's twinning / Susan Gillman -- A short summary of some of Twain's sources / Edward Wagenknecht -- A turning point in American literature / Gerald Parshall - Three coherent elements in Huckleberry Finn / Henry Nash Smith -- The river controls Huckleberry Finn / T. S. Eliot -- Huckleberry Finn and censorship / Lance Morrow -- A classic of American reform literature / Charles L. Sanford -- Clemens, Twain, and Morgan are not the same man / Lewis A. Lawson -- The power of the mysterious in A Connecticut Yankee / Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. -- Camelot's castle in Connecticut / Hamlin Hill -- The absurdity of man-made differentials / Langston Hughes
Control code
ocm33898783
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
215 p.
Isbn
9781565104709
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
95051236
System control number
863668
Label
Readings on Mark Twain, Katie de Koster, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-205) and index
Contents
Mark Twain : a biography -- The first continental American literature / Bernard De Voto -- Lessons in extravagance at the Comstock Lode / Warren Hinckle and Fredric Hobbs -- An interpreter of American character / Charles Miner Thompson -- Mark Twain as prospective classic / Theodore de Laguna -- A call to authorship / Joseph Twichell -- Pure American English / Brander Matthews -- A serious humorist / Simeon Strunsky -- An unfulfilled genius / Van Wyck Brooks -- Who owns the uncrowned king? / Upton Sinclair -- The great critical controversy / Philip S. Foner -- Twain's inescapable disillusionment / Owen Wister -- Using the vernacular for humor / Henry Nash Smith -- Mark Twain, H. L. Mencken, and "the higher goofyism" / C. Merton Babcock -- Twain's twinning / Susan Gillman -- A short summary of some of Twain's sources / Edward Wagenknecht -- A turning point in American literature / Gerald Parshall - Three coherent elements in Huckleberry Finn / Henry Nash Smith -- The river controls Huckleberry Finn / T. S. Eliot -- Huckleberry Finn and censorship / Lance Morrow -- A classic of American reform literature / Charles L. Sanford -- Clemens, Twain, and Morgan are not the same man / Lewis A. Lawson -- The power of the mysterious in A Connecticut Yankee / Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. -- Camelot's castle in Connecticut / Hamlin Hill -- The absurdity of man-made differentials / Langston Hughes
Control code
ocm33898783
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
215 p.
Isbn
9781565104709
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
95051236
System control number
863668

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