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Mark Twain-Howells letters

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Mark Twain-Howells letters

the correspondence of Samuel L. Clemens and William D. Howells, 1872-1910. Edited by Henry Nash Smith and William M. Gibson with the assistance of Frederick Anderson.

by Mark Twain

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Published by Belknap Press of Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsHowells, William Dean, 1837-1920., Gibson, William Merriam, 1912-, Smith, Henry Nash.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (xxv, 948 p.) illus. ;
Number of Pages948
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21849477M

Selected Mark Twain-Howells letters, 14 copies; Companion Library: The Prince and the Pauper / The Wizard of Oz 14 copies; On Masturbation 14 copies, 2 reviews; Mark Twain at Your Fingertips: A Book of Quotations 14 copies; The Great Books of the Western World, Vol. Melville and Twain 14 copies. First edition of Samuel Clemens s wonderful love letters to his wife Livy, signed by the author both S. L. Clemens and Mark Twain on the tipped-in limitation sheet. This is one of numbered copies of the deluxe limited edition. (15) Samuel Clemens to William Dean Howells, 5 March , Mark Twain-Howells Letters, p. (16) True Williams to Marietta Holley, letter dated 2 June [no year], Watertown, New York, Jefferson County Historical Society. (17) Holley, chapter


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