Essays and Sketches of Mark Twain

Essays and Sketches of Mark Twain

by Mark Twain
     
 

The Essays and Sketches of Mark Twain are fifty-two short pieces of Twain's writing that comment on both literary - for example, "Is Shakespeare Dead?" -- and social - as in, "My Watch" -- interests. Twain speaks his mind on a variety of public issues and is especially passionate in his anti-imperialist stance. According to Twain's views on the human condition,…  See more details below

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The Essays and Sketches of Mark Twain are fifty-two short pieces of Twain's writing that comment on both literary - for example, "Is Shakespeare Dead?" -- and social - as in, "My Watch" -- interests. Twain speaks his mind on a variety of public issues and is especially passionate in his anti-imperialist stance. According to Twain's views on the human condition, the best to be hoped for is that we can be persuaded to rise above our selfish nature and work for the betterment of the community at large.

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ISBN-13:
9781566198790
Publisher:
Sterling Publishing
Publication date:
08/18/1995
Pages:
477
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.52(h) x 1.52(d)

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