Mark Twain's San Francisco

Mark Twain's San Francisco

by Mark Twain, Edward Jump
     
 

Cultural Writing. Jumping frogs, high society, the Emperor Norton and the stray dogs Bummer and Lazarus who followed on his heels — nothing escaped Mark Twain's scrutiny or his acerbic wit. Editor Bernard Taper has gathered together a heady selection of newspaper articles, correspondence, poetry and short stories, that are humorous — sometimes

Overview

Cultural Writing. Jumping frogs, high society, the Emperor Norton and the stray dogs Bummer and Lazarus who followed on his heels — nothing escaped Mark Twain's scrutiny or his acerbic wit. Editor Bernard Taper has gathered together a heady selection of newspaper articles, correspondence, poetry and short stories, that are humorous — sometimes exasperating and controversial, but always engaging.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781890771690
Publisher:
Heyday Books
Publication date:
11/12/2003
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
930,988
Product dimensions:
6.16(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.75(d)

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