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Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress)

Overview
Works: 227 works in 349 publications in 1 language and 57,244 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Action and adventure fiction  Humorous fiction  Bildungsromans  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Adventure stories  Humor  Pictorial works 
Classifications: PS1305, 813.4
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Most widely held works about Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress)
 
Most widely held works by Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress)
Mr. Clemens and Mark Twain : a biography by Justin Kaplan( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 2,753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Although this biography of Mark Twain begins when Twain is 31 ... the book is a full account of Twain, his life and his work related both to his early years and to the 'Gilded Age' of his mature life."
Sam Clemens of Hannibal by Dixon Wecter( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first definitive biography of the real Tom Sawyer--the fun-loving practical joker whose youth in a Mississippi River town typifies the Golden Age of American Boyhood. No major writer ever made more of his boyhood than did Samuel Clemens whose growing up has become a part of our common heritage
Mark Twain himself : a pictorial biography by Mark Twain( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictorial biography composed of selections from Mark Twain's autobiography, letters, notebooks, speeches, sketches, newspaper and magazine pieces, giving highlights of his life
Mark Twain's letters by Mark Twain( Book )

in English and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tall tale America : a legendary history of our humorous heroes by Walter Blair( Book )

2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories of American tall tale heroes--Johnny Appleseed, Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, and others
Mark Twain's letters to his publishers, 1867-1894 by Mark Twain( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

290 letters, not previously published, charting the matters concerning publication of the author's books from 1867 through 1894
Mark Twain's Autobiography : in two volumes by Mark Twain( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction by Arthur Miller. Afterword by Michael J. Kiskis
Mark Twain: an American prophet by Maxwell Geismar( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain as a literary artist by Gladys Carmen Bellamy( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Print shows Alexander III, labeled "Russia", looking sternly at William II, labeled "Germany", who returns the glare, as they walk along a pathway away from a statue of "Peace", a female figure with wings, looking doubtful; Alexander III is accompanied by a diminutive Sadi Carnot labeled "France" who is shaking his fist across the pathway at a diminutive Umberto I, labeled "Italy", who in turn shakes his fist, and a diminutive Franz Joseph I, labeled "Austria", who accompany William II
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, criticism by Mark Twain( Book )

10 editions published between 1884 and 2014 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huckleberry Finn, the best friend of Tom Sawyer, is a young boy in the 1840s, who runs away from home, and floats down the Mississippi River
The mysterious stranger and other stories by Mark Twain( Book )

4 editions published between 1916 and 1922 in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considered one of Twain's darkest works, The Mysterious Stranger reveals the somber side of the literary genius. Twain wrote portions of the novel that would eventually comprise The Mysterious Stranger from 1890 to 1910, and the edition published posthumously in 1916 focuses largely on the tale of Satan's nephew living in Austria during the Middle Ages. A serious commentary on moral sense theory and the destiny of the human race, The Mysterious Stranger is not only an excellent example of Twain's range as a writer but also features gorgeous artwork by the preeminent early twentieth-century illustrator N.C. Wyeth
Mark Twain's Letters to Mary by Mark Twain( Book )

4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain at large by Arthur Lincoln Scott( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love letters of Mark Twain by Mark Twain( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My father, Mark Twain by Clara Clemens( Book )

1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Mark Twain by Jerry Allen( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Samuel Clemens which traces not only the childhood which so greatly influenced his writing, but also his marriage and family life, his travels, and his career as a famous author
Mark Twain in eruption : hitherto unpublished pages about men and events by Mark Twain( Book )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain : a biography : the personal and literary life of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine( Book )

2 editions published between 1912 and 2000 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain, business man by Mark Twain( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a collection of family and business letters, most of which have not previously been published, largely concerned with Mark Twain's publishing venture with the editor's father, Charles L. Webster. cf. Foreword
The century illustrated monthly magazine( )

in English and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Library of Congress. Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection

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