|Statement||by Edgar W. Branch|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||159|
Samuel Langhorne Clemens (Novem – Ap ), known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and was lauded as the "greatest humorist [the United States] has produced", and William Faulkner called him "the father of American literature". His novels include The Adventures of Tom Sawyer Children: 4 including Susy, Clara and Jean. Genealogy of three generations of the Clemens family, starting with John Marshall and Jane Lampton Clemens, Samuel Clemens's parents. Also a brief biography of Mark Twain and descriptions of Florida, Missouri, and Mark Twain State Park. Clemens, Samuel Langhorne (), Papers, (C). Mark Twain, whose real name was Samuel Clemens, was the celebrated author of several novels, including two major classics of American literature: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Adventures of Born: Mark Twain was "born" here, in the office of the Nevada Territorial Enterprise, when Clemens first used that name on an article published 3 February Clemens died on 21 April Halley's Comet was again visible in the night sky. MT's first novel was The Gilded Age, Oxford awarded Samuel L. Clemens the LLD (Doctor of Letters) in
Mark Twain is a very famous American author. Named Samuel Langhorne Clemens, he was born on November He grew up in Missouri and his family relocated just four years later to Hannibal from Florida (the town). His father passed away when Twain was just eleven years old, a failed farmer for much of his life when he was alive. Samuel Clemens based his works on things that occurred throughout his personal life. He gained many interests and talents while on the Mississippi River that contributed to his writings. Samuel Clemens was born on Novem in Florida, Missouri. He was two months premature. At the time of his birth, Haley’s comet was in the sky. Samuel L. Clemens, the future Mark Twain, was born when Halley’s Comet was in the skies. He died during the comet’s return 74 years later. In between, Clemens traveled the world and had many experiences as he passed from typesetter to river pilot, prospector, newspaper reporter, lecturer, author, publisher, businessman and family man. Samuel Langhorne Clemens is internationally known by his pen name, Mark author of numerous works, Twain's legacy includes two classic American novels, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, both of which are still read and studied worldwide.
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