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The Resource Autobiography of Mark Twain, Harriet Elinor Smith, editor ; associate editors, Benjamin Griffin [and others]

Autobiography of Mark Twain, Harriet Elinor Smith, editor ; associate editors, Benjamin Griffin [and others]

Label
Autobiography of Mark Twain
Title
Autobiography of Mark Twain
Statement of responsibility
Harriet Elinor Smith, editor ; associate editors, Benjamin Griffin [and others]
Title variation
Mark Twain
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents Mark Twain's authentic and unsuppressed voice, brimming with humor, ideas, and opinions, and speaking clearly from the grave as he intended
Member of
Summary
A concluding volume of the literary master's uncensored collection of writings on his inner and outer life features his daily dictations from March 1907 to December 1909 and cover his honorary degrees from Oxford, critical assessments of Theodore Roosevelt and controversial "Ashcroft-Lyon Manuscript." 25,000 first printing
Tone
Writing style
Awards note
Association of American Publishers PROSE Award, 2010.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10455494
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1835-1910
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Twain, Mark
Dewey number
810
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1150
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
9.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Harriet Elinor
  • Griffin, Benjamin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Mark Twain papers
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Twain, Mark
  • Authors, American
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
volume 3
Label
Autobiography of Mark Twain, Harriet Elinor Smith, editor ; associate editors, Benjamin Griffin [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A publication of the Mark Twain Project of the Bancroft Library."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Preliminary manuscripts and dictations, 1870-1905 -- Autobiography of Mark Twain -- Explanatory notes -- Appendixes: Samuel L. Clemens, a brief chronology -- Family biographies -- Speech at the seventieth birthday dinner, 5 December 1905 -- Speech at the Players, 3 January 1906 -- Previous Publication -- Note on the text -- Word division in this volume -- References -- Index -- v. 2. List of Dictations [including autobiographical dictations, April-December 1906 and January-February 1907] -- Explanatory notes -- Appendixes. Samuel L. Clemens: a brief chronology -- Family biographies -- Previous publication -- Note on the text -- Word division in this volume -- References -- Index
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
volumes <1-2>
Isbn
9780520272781
Isbn Type
(v. 2)
Lccn
2009047700
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
BRO-cust20131107-078
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn472790247
  • (OCoLC)472790247
  • 228334
  • 303717
  • 305007
Label
Autobiography of Mark Twain, Harriet Elinor Smith, editor ; associate editors, Benjamin Griffin [and others]
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A publication of the Mark Twain Project of the Bancroft Library."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Preliminary manuscripts and dictations, 1870-1905 -- Autobiography of Mark Twain -- Explanatory notes -- Appendixes: Samuel L. Clemens, a brief chronology -- Family biographies -- Speech at the seventieth birthday dinner, 5 December 1905 -- Speech at the Players, 3 January 1906 -- Previous Publication -- Note on the text -- Word division in this volume -- References -- Index -- v. 2. List of Dictations [including autobiographical dictations, April-December 1906 and January-February 1907] -- Explanatory notes -- Appendixes. Samuel L. Clemens: a brief chronology -- Family biographies -- Previous publication -- Note on the text -- Word division in this volume -- References -- Index
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
volumes <1-2>
Isbn
9780520272781
Isbn Type
(v. 2)
Lccn
2009047700
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
BRO-cust20131107-078
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn472790247
  • (OCoLC)472790247
  • 228334
  • 303717
  • 305007

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