The Resource A treasury of Mark Twain, introduction by Roy Blount Jr ; illustrated by Rod Waters

A treasury of Mark Twain, introduction by Roy Blount Jr ; illustrated by Rod Waters

Label
A treasury of Mark Twain
Title
A treasury of Mark Twain
Statement of responsibility
introduction by Roy Blount Jr ; illustrated by Rod Waters
Creator
Contributor
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
ABC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A treasury of Mark Twain, introduction by Roy Blount Jr ; illustrated by Rod Waters
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Prefatory -- The celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County -- Concerning chambermaids -- Jim Baker's blue jay yarn -- Taming the bicycle -- Fenimore Cooper's literary offenses -- Journalism in Tennessee -- A touching story of George Washington's boyhood -- A complaint about correspondents -- The story of the bad little boy who didn't come to grief -- The story of the good little boy who did not prosper -- The man that corrupted Hadleyburg -- General Washington's negro body-servant -- Burlesque autobiography -- Running for governor -- The case of George Fisher -- Curing a cold -- A day's work! -- The undertaker's chat -- An American in Europe -- Guying the guides -- Ascending Mont Blanc -- European food -- Back from 'Yurrup' -- The £1,000,000 bank note -- An item which the editor himself could not understand -- The great earthquake in San Francisco -- Punch, brothers, punch -- Post-mortem poetry -- What Hank said to Horace Greeley -- About magnanimous-incident literature -- On the decay of the art of lying -- The private history of a campaign that failed
Control code
2307812
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
266 p., [12] leaves of plates
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm41664097
Label
A treasury of Mark Twain, introduction by Roy Blount Jr ; illustrated by Rod Waters
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Prefatory -- The celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County -- Concerning chambermaids -- Jim Baker's blue jay yarn -- Taming the bicycle -- Fenimore Cooper's literary offenses -- Journalism in Tennessee -- A touching story of George Washington's boyhood -- A complaint about correspondents -- The story of the bad little boy who didn't come to grief -- The story of the good little boy who did not prosper -- The man that corrupted Hadleyburg -- General Washington's negro body-servant -- Burlesque autobiography -- Running for governor -- The case of George Fisher -- Curing a cold -- A day's work! -- The undertaker's chat -- An American in Europe -- Guying the guides -- Ascending Mont Blanc -- European food -- Back from 'Yurrup' -- The £1,000,000 bank note -- An item which the editor himself could not understand -- The great earthquake in San Francisco -- Punch, brothers, punch -- Post-mortem poetry -- What Hank said to Horace Greeley -- About magnanimous-incident literature -- On the decay of the art of lying -- The private history of a campaign that failed
Control code
2307812
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
266 p., [12] leaves of plates
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm41664097

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