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Mark Twain"s short stories

Harold Bloom

Mark Twain"s short stories

by Harold Bloom

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Published by Bloom"s Literary Criticism in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Humorous stories,
  • Short story,
  • History and criticism,
  • Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-157) and index.

    Statementedited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom
    SeriesBloom"s modern critical interpretations
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1338 .M299 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 166 p. ;
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25066628M
    ISBN 101604132744
    ISBN 109781604132748
    LC Control Number2011012812
    OCLC/WorldCa679924766

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