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Clemens, Samuel Langhorne 1835-1910

Overview
Works: 1,406 works in 2,455 publications in 9 languages and 6,891 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humorous fiction  Biography  Action and adventure fiction  Bildungsromans  History  Political fiction  Satire  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Inscriber, Correspondent
Classifications: PS1305, 813.4
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Most widely held works about Samuel Langhorne Clemens
 
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Children's literature : the development of criticism by Peter Hunt( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This practical guide provides an introduction to English-language children's literature from the eighteenth century to 2000. The book opens with a discussion of the often controversial theory and history of this influential and entertaining subject, and explores the ways in which it can be approached. Children's Literature offers a helpful and inspiring foundation for further study, and will be an essential resource for students from disciplines as varied as literature, history, education and cultural studies, and the general reader."--Jacket
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, criticism by Mark Twain( Book )

120 editions published between 1884 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy living in the mid-nineteenth century Missouri relates the many adventures that he and his friend, an escaped slave, experience as they travel down the Mississippi River on a raft
The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain( Book )

63 editions published between 1881 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 141 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
Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain( Book )

41 editions published between 1883 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 104 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Contains some unpublished and suppressed portions of the text, a portion of an unpublished Appendix titled "The Great Flood," and an unpublished "Appendix A" consisting of a printed clipping, "The River Battle at Memphis."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 Clemens's p.679 and 680), many printed clippings inserted within the text, and a pen drawing of a crossing lamp (MA 677, Clemens's p. 217 1/2). Revisions, emendations and notes to copyists and compositors throughout
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court by Samuel Langhorne Clemens( Book )

27 editions published between 1889 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 67 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
A tramp abroad by Mark Twain( Book )

17 editions published between 1880 and 1921 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twain's account of a European trip, filled with "exaggerations, tall tales, and humorous digressions."
The complete short stories of Mark Twain now collected for the first time by Mark Twain( Book )

9 editions published between 1931 and 1983 in English and Spanish and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Contains a total of sixty stories, thirteen of them gathered from works of non-fiction. They cover the entire span of Twain's writing life, [published] from 1865 to 1916, six years after his death ... The stories are arranged chronologically according to the years of first publication, and alphabetically within a given year." A note on the text
Roughing it by Mark Twain( Book )

21 editions published between 1872 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 42 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 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain's library of humor by Mark Twain( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 41 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 )

8 editions published between 1876 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young boy's adventures in a nineteenth-century Mississippi River town
The gilded age by Mark Twain( Book )

22 editions published between 1874 and 1976 in English and Chinese and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous look at an ideal state of society
My dear bro : a letter from Samuel Clemens to his brother Orion by Samuel Langhorne Clemens( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Representative selections, with introduction and bibliography by Samuel Langhorne Clemens( Book )

4 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. By Mark Twain by Samuel Langhorne Clemens( Book )

21 editions published between 1876 and 1938 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tramp abroad by Samuel Langhorne Clemens( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain's Autobiography : in two volumes by Mark Twain( Book )

9 editions published between 1871 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction by Arthur Miller. Afterword by Michael J. Kiskis
The innocents abroad, or, The new pilgrims' progress : being some account of the steamship Quaker City's pleasure excursion to Europe and the Holy Land by Mark Twain( Book )

14 editions published between 1879 and 2001 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I have dound out, Mark Twain once wrote, "that there ain't no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them." It was a lesson he had actually learned when, as a young journalist, he set sail for Europe and the Holy Land with "the first organized pleasure party ever assembled for a transatlantic voyage."
Mark Twain's (burlesque) autobiography ; and, First romance by Mark Twain( Book )

2 editions published in 1871 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain's (burlesque)autobiography and first romance Digitized by the Arnold Bernhard Library January, 2002
The adventures of Tom Sawyer, and the adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in Chinese and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn are classics of American boyhood, but in their own way they deal with vital questions which in fact add to the enjoyment of Twain's superb storytelling. With a special preface for this edition by Clara Clemens, Mark Twain's daughter
 
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Children's literature : the development of criticism
Alternative Names

controlled identityTwain, Mark, 1835-1910

Clemens, S. L. 1835-1910

Clemens, Samuel

Clemens, Samuel 1835-1910

Clemens, Samuel L.

Clemens, Samuel L. 1835-1910

Clemens, Samuel Langhorn 1835-1910

Klemens, Sami︠u︡ėl 1835-1910

Klemens, Samuėlʹ 1835-1910

Klemens, Seĭmeul Lenghorn 1835-1910

Klemenss, Semjuels, 1835-1910

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

Langhorne-Clemens, Samuel 1835-1910

Langhorne, Samuel 1835-1910

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Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, criticismThe Prince and the PauperLife on the MississippiA Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's courtRoughing itMark Twain's library of humorThe adventures of Tom SawyerThe innocents abroad, or, The new pilgrims' progress : being some account of the steamship Quaker City's pleasure excursion to Europe and the Holy Land