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Overview

For this edition of Mark Twain: The Fate of Humor, the author has written a new introduction showing how and why Mark Twain remains a central figure in American life; he has also appended an essay disclosing why Adventures of Huckleberry Finn will always be a hard book to take.
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Editorial Reviews

Nineteenth Century Fiction
A model of literary criticism: sensitive, judicious, beautifully written.
Virginia Quarterly
Professor Cox's study of Mark Twain and his writings is a major contribution to our understanding of America's most popular writer.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780691013275
  • Publisher: Princeton University Press
  • Publication date: 5/28/1976
  • Pages: 332

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