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Diaries of Adam and Eve

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Diaries of Adam and Eve

By Mark Twain

Oneworld Classics, Paperback, 9781847490902, 83pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2009

Description
This gloriously funny dialogue between the first man and woman is presented along with a number of other Twain pieces on Adam and Eveincluding excerpts from his letters and diariesas well as extracts from Eve's autobiography. By giving a voice to Adam and Eve and hitting all the notes on the literary scalefrom the intimate to the comical, from the journalistic to the idyllicthis classic volume displays the brilliance and wit for which Mark Twain is rightly considered one of the greatest satirists of all time.


About the Author
Samuel Langhorne Clemens (18351910), better known by the pen name Mark Twain, was an American humorist, satirist, social critic, lecturer, and writer. Twain is most noted for his novels "The" "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" and "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.""


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