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Mark Twain. God"s fool

by Hamlin Lewis Hill

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Twain, Mark, 1835-1910,
  • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Hamlin Hill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1332 .H5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 308 p.
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5289889M
    ISBN 100060118938
    LC Control Number72009754

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    Famous Quotations by Mark Twain. Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American author and humorist. He is noted for his novels Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (), called the Great American Novel, and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (). Other books by Mark Twain include Tom Sawyer, Detective, Tom Sawyer Abroad, The Celebrated Jumping Frog of . In my nightmares I gasped and struggled for breath under the crush of that vast book for many a night. [Samuel L. Clemens, The Writings of Mark Twain (Definitive Edition) ; hereinafter cited as Writings] For the most part, he gasped and struggled under the crush of it for most of his life.


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This is a notable, graceful, convincing book.”. - Mark Twain's Notebook, All gods are better than their conduct. - Mark Twain's Notebook, God, so atrocious in the Old Testament, so attractive in the New--the Jekyl and Hyde of sacred romance. - Notebook, Samuel Langhorne Clemens (Novem – Ap ), known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and was lauded as the "greatest humorist [the United States] has produced", and William Faulkner called him "the father of American literature".

His novels include The Adventures of Tom Sawyer () and its sequel, the Children: 4 including Susy, Clara and Jean. The writing stye is straightforward and I came away with a real appreciation for the fact that the final years of "Mark Twain" came before the final years of Sam Clemens.

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Mark Twain was bankrupt by the age of 59, which undoubtedly contributed to his cynical view of stock speculation. The Motley Fool has adisclosure. Simran Khurana is the Editor-in-Chief for ReachIvy, and a teacher and freelance writer and editor, who uses quotations in her pedagogy.

Mark Twain had strong opinions on religion. He was not one to be swayed by religious propaganda or sermons.

However, Mark Twain was not considered an atheist. He was evidently against conventional religion; and Author: Simran Khurana. The name Mark Twain is a pseudonym of Samuel Langhorne Clemens. Clemens was an American humorist, journalist, lecturer, and novelist who acquired international fame for .