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Extracts from Adam"s diary

Mark Twain

Extracts from Adam"s diary

by Mark Twain

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adam -- (Biblical figure) -- Fiction,
  • Eve -- (Biblical figure) -- Fiction,
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Genesis -- History of Biblical events -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Library"s copy signed by Nat Schmulowitz.

    Statementtranslated from the original MS. by Mark Twain ; illustrated by F. Strothmann.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsStrothmann, F. b. 1872.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1309 .A1 1906
    The Physical Object
    Pagination89 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages89
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23078101M

    Extracts From Adam's Diary Author Mark Twain Illustrator F. Strothmann Book condition Used - Hard cover, First edition, Harper & Brothers. Published, April Quantity available 1 Edition Hard cover, First edition, Harper & Brothers. Publishe Binding Hardcover Publisher Harpers and Brothers Publishers Date published ( In April Harper published [this first book edition of] Extracts from Adam’s Diary as an page book, using the Niagara Book version and adding illustrations by Fred Strothmann. The following year, Mark Twain rewrote the story, removing all references to Niagara so it could be merged into Eve’s Diary ” (Rasmussen, ).

    Get the true story of Adam and Eve, straight from the source. This humorous text is a day-to-day account of Adam’s life from happiness in the “GARDEN-OF-EDEN” to their fall from grace and the events thereafter. Written at the end of Twain's career, Extracts from Adam's Diary was first published in and Extracts from Eve's Diary in Twain's Adam was based on himself while Eve was modelled after his wife Livy. It is fitting that these two essays be joined together in one package. Written at the end of Twain's career, Extracts fro.

      “Extracts from Adam’s Diary,” published by Mark Twain in before “Eve’s Diary” in , is not as charming, humorous, and unforgettable as . Extracts from Adam's Diary. 3 likes. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing.


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