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Mark Twain and Shakespeare

a cultural legacy

by Anthony J. Berret

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Published by University Press of America in Lanham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Knowledge -- Literature.,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Appreciation -- United States.,
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Influence.,
  • American fiction -- English influences.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-212) and index.

    StatementAnthony J. Berret, S.J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1342.L5 B47 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination216 p. ;
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1415746M
    ISBN 100819192201
    LC Control Number93025233

    This volume, number 2 in the Shakespeare series published by AfterMath, contains several fascinating writings of Mark Twain, Andrew Lang, and C. C. Stopes on who William Shakespeare was, his relationship with Francis Bacon, his ancestral family, and who authored his plays. Included are. Mark Twain is among a long list of skeptics who pondered the age old question, “Who wrote Shakespeare?” In his book Is Shakespeare Dead? he humorously makes the case for the improbability of a young man from Stratford having the ability to write the plays and poems considered to be the greatest literature ever written in the English language.

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Mark Twain takes up the the age old debate: whether Shakespeare wrote Shakespeare. With his typical humor and frank nature, Twain presents the evidence forth. But in the treatment of the study, I find myself unable to focus on the important (Shakespeare) since Twain starts to present a lot of things about his own upbringing/5.

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Mark Twain was the pen name of American author Samuel Langhorne Clemens (). He is best known for his Tom Sawyer & Huck Finn books among many other great novels. His work received universal praise from critics and peers alike, and he counted presidents, artists and royalty among his friends.

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