The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories and Essays (Illustrated)

By: Twain, Mark

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No jacket, edges lightly rubbed, rear hinge starting. 1901 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 398 pp. The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg is a piece of short fiction by Mark Twain. It first appeared in Harper's Monthly in December 1899, and was subsequently published by Harper & Brothers in the collection The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories and Sketches (1900). Twain actually encouraged it to be read as a replay of the Garden of Eden story in a satiric sense.CONTENTS: The Man that Corrupted Hadleyburg; My Debut as a Literary Person; From the London Times: of 1904; At the Appetite-Cure; My First Lie, and How I Got Out of It; Is He Living or Is He Dead?; The Esquimau Maiden's Romance; How to Tell a Story; About Play-Acting; Concerning the Jews; Stirring Times in Australia: I.--The Government in the Frying-Pan, II.--A Memorable Sitting, III.---Curious Parliamentary Etiquette, IV.--The Historic Climax; The Austrian Edison Keeping School Again; Travelling with a Reformer; Private History of the Jumping Frog Story; My Boyhood Dreams.Keywords: MARK TWAIN AMERICAN LITERATURE CLASSIC ESSAYS SHORT STORIES

Title: The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories and Essays (Illustrated)

Author: Twain, Mark

Categories: American, Essays & Letters, Short Stories,

Publisher: Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1901

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

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