Mark Twain, Letter
The letter from Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) to Albert Paine is on black-bordered Stormfield mourning stationery as Twain's daughter, Jean, had died on December 24, 1909. It is marked as a P.S., but likely sent separately from a previous letter.
- 1910, Feb. 21
- Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 (Person)
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Samuel Langhorne Clemens (1835–1910), known by his pen name Mark Twain, is an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. His novels include The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and its sequel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884). Albert Bigelow Paine became Clemens' biographer in 1906 and later his literary executor.
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