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The Resource Mark Twain : man in white : the grand adventure of his final years, Michael Shelden

Mark Twain : man in white : the grand adventure of his final years, Michael Shelden

Label
Mark Twain : man in white : the grand adventure of his final years
Title
Mark Twain
Title remainder
man in white : the grand adventure of his final years
Statement of responsibility
Michael Shelden
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing heavily on Twain's own letters and journals, Shelden illuminates Mark Twain's twilight years in this account of the legendary author's life, recounting both Twain's private family experiences and his larger-than-life public image
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shelden, Michael
Dewey number
  • 818/.409
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS1331
LC item number
.S45 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Twain, Mark
  • Authors, American
  • Humorists, American
Target audience
adult
Label
Mark Twain : man in white : the grand adventure of his final years, Michael Shelden
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-468) 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
Prologue: How the man in black became the man in white -- Ragtime on tap -- Domestic circle -- Pirates of Broadway -- Body and soul -- Autobiography house -- College of one -- A Yank at Oxford -- Young and old -- Princes and paupers -- To heaven and back -- Manhattan melodrama -- Tourist trade -- Farewell, Fifth Avenue -- Connecticut Yankee -- Breaking and entering -- The Mark Twain Company -- Hannibal-on-Avon -- End of the line -- Crime and punishment -- Letters from the earth -- Revels ended -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxix, 484 pages
Isbn
9780679448006
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009019719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn320952684
  • (Sirsi) o320952684
  • (OCoLC)320952684
Label
Mark Twain : man in white : the grand adventure of his final years, Michael Shelden
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [423]-468) 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
Prologue: How the man in black became the man in white -- Ragtime on tap -- Domestic circle -- Pirates of Broadway -- Body and soul -- Autobiography house -- College of one -- A Yank at Oxford -- Young and old -- Princes and paupers -- To heaven and back -- Manhattan melodrama -- Tourist trade -- Farewell, Fifth Avenue -- Connecticut Yankee -- Breaking and entering -- The Mark Twain Company -- Hannibal-on-Avon -- End of the line -- Crime and punishment -- Letters from the earth -- Revels ended -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxix, 484 pages
Isbn
9780679448006
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009019719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn320952684
  • (Sirsi) o320952684
  • (OCoLC)320952684

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