Autobiography of Mark Twain: Volume 1, Reader's Edition (Mark Twain Papers)

Mark Twain

The yr 2010 marked the a hundredth anniversary of Mark Twain’s loss of life. In occasion of this significant milestone and in honor of the loved culture of publishing Mark Twain’s works, UC Press released Autobiography of Mark Twain, quantity 1, the 1st of a projected three-volume variation of the entire, uncensored autobiography. The e-book turned an instantaneous bestseller and used to be hailed because the capstone of the life’s paintings of America’s favourite author.

This Reader’s Edition, a transportable paperback in higher sort, republishes the textual content of the hardcover Autobiography in a sort that's handy for the final reader, with out the editorial explanatory notes. It encompasses a short advent describing the evolution of Mark Twain’s rules approximately writing his autobiography, in addition to a chronology of his existence, short kin biographies, and an excerpt from the drawing close Autobiography of Mark Twain, quantity 2—a arguable yet typically funny assault on Christian doctrine.

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