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Clemens, Samuel Langhorne 1835-1910

Overview
Works: 1,361 works in 2,394 publications in 8 languages and 5,243 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Satire  Political fiction  Autobiographies  Historical fiction  Humorous fiction  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Inscriber, Correspondent
Classifications: PZ3.C59, 813.4
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Most widely held works about Samuel Langhorne Clemens
 
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Most widely held works by Samuel Langhorne Clemens
The prince and the pauper by Mark Twain( Book )

58 editions published between 1881 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mark Twain classic in which young Edward VI of England and a poor boy who resembles him exchange places and each learns something about the other's very different station in life
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Samuel Langhorne Clemens( Book )

59 editions published between 1884 and 2013 in English and French and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huck tells of his adventures travelling down the Mississippi on a raft with an escaped slave, and of the many people they encounter, including a pair of swindlers and two families in a feud
Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain( Book )

40 editions published between 1883 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains some unpublished and suppressed portions of the text, a portion of an unpublished Appendix titled "The Great Flood," and an unpublished "Appendix A" consisting of a printed clipping, "The River Battle at Memphis." With a typewritten transcription by a copyist of one page (MA 678, between p.679 and 680), many printed clippings inserted within the text, and a pen drawing of a crossing lamp (MA 677, p. 217 1/2). Revisions, emmendations and notes to copyists and compositors throughout
A tramp abroad ; Following the equator : other travels by Mark Twain( Book )

18 editions published between 1879 and 1924 in English and Undetermined and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tramp abroad (1880) is based on Twain's travels in Europe from April 1878 to August 1879, blending autobiography and fiction. Presented with the author's original sketches, Twain provides a humorous travelogue with commentary on Old World customs, Wagnerian opera, and the German language interlaced with American reminiscences. Following the equator (1897) chronicles Twain's 1895 round-the-world lecture tour, including the Fiji Islands, Australia, New Zealand, Ceylon, India, Mauritius, and South Africa. Includes social criticism and accounts of the Black Hole of Calcutta and events in South Africa that would lead to the Boer War.--Adapted from Book jacket
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain( Book )

24 editions published between 1899 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knocked on the head in the nineteenth-century, Hank Morgan wakes to find himself in King Arthur's Englend. The Connecticut Yankee uses all his scientific knowledge to become the King's chief minister, outwit the master magician, Merlin, and finally win the kingdom. But can he ever get back to Connecticut? Or is it all a dream
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Samuel Langhorne Clemens( Book )

4 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mischievous boy growing up in a Mississippi River town in the nineteenth century impresses his friends and horrifies adults by associating with the son of the town drunk, running away from home, attending his own funeral, witnessing a murder, getting lost in a cave, and finding lost treasure
The gilded age by Mark Twain( Book )

25 editions published between 1874 and 1976 in English and Chinese and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous look at an ideal state of society
Roughing it by Mark Twain( Book )

21 editions published between 1899 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the silver-mining fever in the Nevada Territory based on Twain's own experiences
Tom Sawyer : a play in four acts by Paul Kester( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's comrade) by Samuel Langhorne Clemens( Book )

28 editions published between 1885 and 1953 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The innocents abroad ; Roughing it by Mark Twain( Book )

23 editions published between 1869 and 2001 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains "The innocents abroad, a travel guide and stinging satire of his fellow American travelers," and "Roughing it, the old Western frontier adventures of Mark Twain."
Mark Twain's library of humor by Mark Twain( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A generous sampling of 145 short stories from America's most popular humorists of the 19th century and 29 other great American humorists
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( Book )

9 editions published between 1876 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures and pranks of a mischievous boy growing up in a Mississippi River town on the early nineteenth century
The complete short stories of Mark Twain now collected for the first time by Mark Twain( Book )

6 editions published between 1957 and 1983 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

136 selections, some of which have not appeared in any collection of the author's work. Drawings by the author
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Samuel Langhorne Clemens( Book )

6 editions published between 1923 and 1990 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a boy and a runaway slave as they float down the Mississippi River on a raft
Tom Sawyer abroad by Mark Twain( Book )

12 editions published between 1894 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Sawyer abroad: When Tom and his friends Huck and Jim find themselves in accidental possession of a balloon, their lack of experience does not stop them from making a series of journeys over the Atlantic Ocean. Dog of Flanders: The story of an imaginative little boy, a loving old man and a faithful dog living together in love despite their poverty
Pudd'nhead Wilson ; and, Those extraordinary twins : authoritative texts, textual introduction and tables of variants, criticism by Mark Twain( Book )

17 editions published between 1894 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two changelings, one an heir and the other his slave, and the story of a pair of Siamese twins
Representative selections by Mark Twain( Book )

4 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court by Samuel Langhorne Clemens( Book )

10 editions published between 1889 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prince and the pauper by Samuel Langhorne Clemens( Book )

7 editions published between 1909 and 2011 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Edward VI of England and a poor boy who resembles him exchange places, each learns something about the other's very different station in life. Includes a brief biography of the author
 
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Mark Twain's library of humor
Alternative Names

controlled identityTwain, Mark, 1835-1910

Clemens, Samuel

Clemens, Samuel, 1835-1910

Klemens, Sami︠u︡ėl 1835-1910

Klemens, Seĭmeul Lenghorn 1835-1910

Klemenss, Semjuels, 1835-1910

Kʻo-lan-man-ssu, Sai-mi-erh Lang-en 1835-1910

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The adventures of Huckleberry FinnLife on the MississippiA Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's CourtRoughing itThe innocents abroad ; Roughing itMark Twain's library of humorThe adventures of Tom Sawyer