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Clemens, Samuel Langhorne 1835-1910

Overview
Works: 1,438 works in 2,502 publications in 10 languages and 7,058 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Humorous fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Bildungsromans  History  Autobiographies  Political fiction  Satire 
Roles: Author, Inscriber, Editor, Correspondent
Classifications: PS1305, 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
Children's literature for dramatization : an anthology by Geraldine Brain Siks( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic stories and verse are collected for performance by children
Children's literature : an illustrated history by Peter Hunt( Book )

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

Of all types of literature, children's literature is probably the most varied, best-loved, and most subtly influential. Children's Literature: An Illustrated History traces the history of children's books in Britain, the USA, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand from the very first printed books through to the present day. It takes 'children's literature' to mean books designed for children as well as books of childhood, and so embraces everything from religious tracts to multimedia comics, from the 'classic' to the unashamedly popular
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, criticism by Mark Twain( Book )

111 editions published between 1884 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saga of a mischievous youngster and a runaway slave on a wild expedition to freedom. As the pair take the ride of their lives down the treacherous Mississippi River, they run into an entertaining assortment of off-beat characters and face one challenging adventure after another
The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain( Book )

64 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 )

31 editions published between 1889 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 74 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 adventures of Tom Sawyer by Samuel Langhorne Clemens( Book )

4 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 49 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 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
The gilded age by Mark Twain( Book )

25 editions published between 1874 and 1976 in English and Chinese and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A humorous look at an ideal state of society
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

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
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 )

9 editions published between 1876 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young boy's adventures in a nineteenth-century Mississippi River town
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

Sketches, new and old by Mark Twain( Book )

17 editions published between 1875 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

63 short stories about everyday people
Tom Sawyer abroad by Mark Twain( Book )

8 editions published between 1894 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 27 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
A tramp abroad by Samuel Langhorne Clemens( Book )

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

The autobiography of Mark Twain by Mark Twain( Book )

11 editions published between 1871 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autobiography of the 19th century man of letters
 
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Children's literature : an illustrated history
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 autobiography of Mark Twain