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Satirist, novelist, and keen observer of the American scene, Mark Twain remains one of the world's best-loved writers. This delightful collection of Twain?s favorite and most memorable writings includes selected tales and sketches such as The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, How I Edited an Agricultural Journal Once, Jim Baker's Blue-Jay Yarn, and A True Story. It also features excerpts from his novels and travel books (including Roughing It, The Innocents Abroad, and Life on the Mississippi, among others; autobiographical and polemical writings; as well as selected letters and speeches. The collection also reprints the complete text of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, including the often omitted raftsmen passage.

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Satirist, novelist, and keen observer of the American scene, Mark Twain remains one of the world's best-loved writers. This delightful collection of Twain?s favorite and most memorable writings includes selected tales and sketches such as The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, How I Edited an Agricultural Journal Once, Jim Baker's Blue-Jay Yarn, and A True Story. It also features excerpts from his novels and travel books (including Roughing It, The Innocents Abroad, and Life on the Mississippi, among others; autobiographical and polemical writings; as well as selected letters and speeches. The collection also reprints the complete text of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, including the often omitted raftsmen passage.

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subject_facetAuthors, American -- 19th century -- Correspondence
Essays, American -- 19th century
Essays, American -- 20th century
Humorous stories
Twain, Mark, -- 1835-1910. -- Correspondence
title_displayThe portable Mark Twain
title_fullThe Portable Mark Twain
The portable Mark Twain / edited with an introduction by Tom Quirk
The portable Mark Twain [i.e. S. L. Clemens] / edited by Bernard De Voto
The portable Mark Twain, edited by Bernard De Voto
title_shortThe portable Mark Twain
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Classic Literature
Essays, American
Fiction
Humorous stories
Twain, Mark