Poetry by Mark Twain
Mark Twain Poetry
Although Mark Twain was best known for being a satirically humorous creative author, he also wrote a few poems, and we have referenced these six in American Literature (EIL3) and/or Introduction to Literature (EIL1).
- “A Sweltering Day In Australia”
- “Ode to Stephen Dowling Bots, Dec’d”
- “The Aged Pilot Man”
- “Those Annual Bills”
- “To Jennie”
Mark Twain prose writings are here.
Samuel Langhorne Clemens (1835 – 1910), better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. His best-known novels include The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, but his favorite of all his books was his beautiful portrayal of Joan of Arc.