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Prose by Mark Twain

Here is an index to the pages for the Mark Twain prose writings referenced in American Literature (EIL3). [Mark Twain poetry is here.] Fenimore Cooper’s Literary Offenses http://excellence-in-literature.com/american-lit/e3-resources/fenimore-coopers-literary-offenses-by-mark-twain Mark Twain’s Autobiography http://excellence-in-literature.com/american-lit/e3-resources/mark-twains-autobiography A Curious Pleasure Excursion http://excellence-in-literature.com/short-stories/a-curious-pleasure-excursion-by-mark-twain *** More Mark … Continue reading

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A Curious Pleasure Excursion by Mark Twain

“A Curious Pleasure Excursion” by Mark Twain was published at the time of the “Comet Scare” in the summer of 1847. A New York Times article on the subject reassures readers that there is “no danger of collision with the … Continue reading

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