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Samuel langhorne clemens, also known as mark twain, was a major american writer from missouri his stories and novels are famous for their humor books american national biography new york: oxford university press, 1999 v 22, pp 52-60. Books about mark twain biography jonah raskin, special to the chronicle published 4:00 am, sunday the word american comes up repeatedly, as in william faulkner's comment that twain was the first truly american writer while asians. Samuel langhorne clemens (november 30, 1835 - april 21, 1910), better known by his pen name mark twain, was an american author and humorist. Mark twain biography and motivational quotes by the famous american spiritual writer of the adventures of huckleberry finn. Mark twain was an american author and humorist check out this biography to know about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.
Samuel langhorne clemens, better known by his pen name mark twain, was an american author and humorist biography: early life writing grand tales about tom sawyer, huckleberry finn, and the mighty mississippi river, mark twain explored the american soul with wit, buoyancy, and a sharp eye for truth. Personal background mark twain (aka, samuel longhorne clemens) was born in the little town of florida, missouri, on november 30, 1835, shortly after his fami. Samuel langhorne clemens (november 30, 1835 - april 21, 1910 ), better known by his pen name mark twain was an american author and humorist best known for his books the adventures of tom sawyer and the adventures of huckleberry finn which both of them were adapted into films such as tom and huck. There are probably more studies and biographies of mark twain the pen name of samuel langhorne clemens (1835-1910) than of any other figure in american literature. 'all american literature comes from one book called huckleberry finn,' hemingway declared the novel remains both one of the most beloved and most banned books in the us as the first volume of mark twain's unexpurgated autobiography is finally published 100 years after his death, sarah.
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