in Hannibal, Missouri
Mark Twain is on nearly everyone's list of all-time great American authors. Mark Twain was raised in Hannibal, Missouri and as a young man held a series of jobs which included work as a printer's apprentice, a Mississippi riverboat pilot, and a...
Mark Twain, detail of photo by Mathew Brady, February 7, 1871 ... but only three
of his siblings survived childhood: Orion (1825–1897); Henry (1838–1858); and ...
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Mark Twain was an American author and humorist. Read this brief biography to
find more on his life.
In his "Autobiography," Mark Twain
helps us to imagine what his childhood
was like: the embarrassments, the pranks, and the sibling rivalry... But, as he says, "a boy's life is not all comedy; much of the tragic enters into it." Twain
writes, "I was always told that I ... More »
Mark Twain, American humorist (comic writer) and novelist, captured a world
audience with stories of boyhood adventure and with commentary on man's faults
Jul 13, 2011 ... Mark Twain: How His Childhood Influenced His Novels<br />Tyra Harper< “The
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However, in many ways the childhood of Samuel Clemens was a rough one.
Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known by his pen name, Mark Twain, was
born on November 30, 1835, in the tiny village of Florida, Missouri, the sixth child
The darling mispronunciations of childhood!--dear me, there's no music that can
touch it; and how one grieves when it wastes away and dissolves into ...