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The world of Mark Twain —Maloof, Torrey, author.
Book
2017
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A biography of Twain examines the world in the humorist's time, comparing it to the modern day.

A home for Mr. Emerson —Kerley, Barbara, author.
Book
2013
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Before Ralph Waldo Emerson was a great writer, he was a city boy who longed for the broad, open fields and deep, still woods of the country, and then a young man who treasured books, ideas, and people. When he grew up an...

Pioneering on the Plains —McCall, Edith S.
Book
1962
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Presents the experiences of a child who became a man helping his father on their Iowa homestead and of a young man who literally carved out a home for his family on the Kansas prairie.

Mark Twain? What kind of name is that? : a story of Samuel Langhorne Clemens —Quackenbush, Robert M.
Book
1984
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The life of the famous humorist whose numerous occupations included printer's apprentice, steamboat pilot, gold miner, frontiersman, and reporter.

A picture book of Harriet Beecher Stowe —Adler, David A.
Book
2003
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Details the life and achievements of abolitionist Harriet Beecher Stowe whose book, Uncle Tom's Cabin, is said to have started the Civil War.

Harriet Beecher Stowe —Bland, Celia.
Book
1993
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A biography of the nineteenth-century author famous for the novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin" which denounced slavery and intensified the disagreement between the North and South.

Nathaniel Hawthorne : a biography —Meltzer, Milton, 1915-2009.
Book
2007
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Learn about the life of the famous American author.

Edgar Allan Poe —Frisch, Aaron, 1975-
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Mark Twain at work! —Goldsmith, Howard.
Book
2003
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A beginning biography of Mark Twain that relates the childhood incident which grew into one of his most famous books: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

Mark Twain for Kids His Life & Times, 21 Activities. —Rasmussen, R. Kent.
EBook
2004

Nineteenth-century America and the world of Samuel L. Clemens, better known as Mark Twain, come to life as children journey back in time with this history- and literature-laden activity book. The comprehensive biographic...

Who was Mark Twain? —Prince, April Jones, author.
Book
2004
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American boy : the adventures of Mark Twain —Brown, Don, 1949-
Book
2003
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Provides a brief biography of the noted American writer who was born Samuel Clemens.

Mark Twain : an American star —MacLeod, Elizabeth.
Book
2008
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Nevermore : a photobiography of Edgar Allan Poe —Lange, Karen E.
Book
2009
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Nevermore brings one of America's most enigmatic writers to the attention of a new generation of children. This intriguing photobiography examines the life and times of the author and poet who would have a huge influence...

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