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Library of wit and humor by Mark Twain and others

Melville D. Landon

Library of wit and humor by Mark Twain and others

with the philosophy of wit and humor

by Melville D. Landon

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Published by Thompson & Thomas in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Melville D. Landon (Eli Perkins).
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 84/6105 (P)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Pagination438 p. : ill., port. ; 23 cm.
Number of Pages438
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2946313M
LC Control Number84186341

Life is short, Break the Rules. Forgive quickly, Kiss slowly. Love truly. Laugh uncontrollably And never regret ANYTHING That makes you smile. Love, Inspirational, Life. Copy quote. When I my father was so stupid, I didn't want to be seen with him in public. When I I was amazed at how much the old man had learned in just 7. Beginning with the piece that made Mark Twain famous--"The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County"--and ending with his fanciful "How I Edited an Agricultural Paper," this treasure trove of an anthology, an abridgment of the original, collects twenty of Twain's own pieces, in addition to tall tales, fables, and satires by forty-three of Twain's contemporaries, including /5(4).

Arranged alphabetically by topic, from Adam to Youth, and culled from his novels, speeches, letters, and conversations, this anthology of quotes is timeless and represents the very essence of Mark Twain -- hilarious, cranky, and insightful. Adventures of Tom Sawyer / Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. $ - $ $ - $ Life on the Mississippi. $ - $ The Wit and Wisdom of Mark Twain: A Book of Quotations. $ - $ Letters from the Earth. $ - $ The Complete Short Stories of Mark Twain. $ - $ The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

  Mark Twain's Library of humor. Illustrated by E.W. Kemble by Twain, Mark, Publication date Topics American wit and humor, Wit and humor Publisher Montreal Dawson Collection robarts; toronto Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Robarts - University of Toronto Language English. 26 : [et al.] ; with the philosophy of wit and humor / (Lexington, KY: Huffman & Johnson, ), by Melville D. Landon, Mark Twain, and Book Traces Project (page images at HathiTrust) Sayings that never grow old; wit and humor of well-known quotations; (Boston, Small, Maynard & company, ), by Marlshall Brown (page images at HathiTrust).


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