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The Resource Contributions to the Galaxy, 1868-1871,, by Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) Facsim. reproductions, edited with an introd. and notes by Bruce R. McElderry, Jr

Contributions to the Galaxy, 1868-1871,, by Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) Facsim. reproductions, edited with an introd. and notes by Bruce R. McElderry, Jr

Label
Contributions to the Galaxy, 1868-1871,
Title
Contributions to the Galaxy, 1868-1871,
Statement of responsibility
by Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) Facsim. reproductions, edited with an introd. and notes by Bruce R. McElderry, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1835-1910
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Twain, Mark
Dewey number
817.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS1322
LC item number
.C68
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1900-1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McElderry, Bruce R.
Series statement
Scholars' facsimiles & reprints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Twain, Mark
Label
Contributions to the Galaxy, 1868-1871,, by Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) Facsim. reproductions, edited with an introd. and notes by Bruce R. McElderry, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
"Bibliographical notes": pages xxi-xxv. Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 141-157)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction -- Bibliographical note
  • May, 1870 : Introductory ; The facts in the case of the great beef contract ; George Wakeman ; About smells ; Disgraceful persecution of a boy ; The story of the good little boy who did not prosper ; Professor Silliman ; City of Hartford ; Oneida ; Engagement rings
  • June, 1870 : A couple of sad experiences ; The petrified man ; My famous "bloody massacre" ; The judge's "spirited woman" ; Higgins ; "Hogwash" ; A literary "old offender" in court with suspicious property in his possession ; Post-mortem poetry ; Wit-inspirations of the "two-year-old" ; Murphy ; A patriarch ; Lady Franklin
  • July, 1870 : How I edited an agricultural paper once ; The "tournament" in A. D. 1870 ; Enigma ; Unburlesque things ; The late Benjamin Franklin ; The editorial office bore ; Johnny Greer ; A daring attempt at a solution of it ; To correspondents
  • August, 1870 : A memory ; Personal explanation ; Portrait
  • September, 1870 : Political economy ; John Chinaman in New York ; The noble red man ; A royal compliment ; The approaching epidemic ; Favors from correspondents ; Beef contract ; Funeral ; Obituary ; Enigma
  • October, 1870 : The reception at the President's ; Goldsmith's friend abroad again, letters i-iv ; Curious relic for sale ; Science vs. luck ; Favors from correspondents ; Obituary ; John Skae ; Baby ; How is this for high? ; Obituary ; Some other favors
  • November, 1870 : Mark Twain's Map of Paris ; Riley -- newspaper correspondent ; Goldsmith's friend abroad again, letters v-vi ; A reminiscence of the back settlements ; A general reply ; Favors from correspondents
  • December, 1870 : An entertaining article ; "History repeats itself" ; Running for governor ; The "present" nuisance ; Dogberry in Washington ; My watch -- an instructive little tale ; Favors from correspondents ; Colt ; Whitney ; Brigham Young ; Divorce ; Epitaph ; Map ; Map ; Art
  • January 1871 : The portrait ; The facts in the case of George Fisher, deceased ; A "forty-niner" ; "Doggerel" ; Goldsmith's friend abroad again, letter vii ; Mean people ; A sad, sad business ; Concerning a rumor ; Agassiz
  • February, 1871 : The coming man ; A book review ; The tone-imparting committee ; The danger of lying in bed ; One of mankind's bores ; A falsehood ; The indignity put upon the remains of George Holland by the Rev. Mr. Sabine
  • April, 1871 : Valedictory ; My first literary venture ; About a remarkable stranger
  • August, 1871: the Galaxy Clubroom : About barbers ; How I secured a berth
Control code
ocm00187962
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
157 pages (pages [27]-140, facsimile illustrations)
Lccn
61005053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(OCoLC)00187962
Label
Contributions to the Galaxy, 1868-1871,, by Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) Facsim. reproductions, edited with an introd. and notes by Bruce R. McElderry, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
"Bibliographical notes": pages xxi-xxv. Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 141-157)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction -- Bibliographical note
  • May, 1870 : Introductory ; The facts in the case of the great beef contract ; George Wakeman ; About smells ; Disgraceful persecution of a boy ; The story of the good little boy who did not prosper ; Professor Silliman ; City of Hartford ; Oneida ; Engagement rings
  • June, 1870 : A couple of sad experiences ; The petrified man ; My famous "bloody massacre" ; The judge's "spirited woman" ; Higgins ; "Hogwash" ; A literary "old offender" in court with suspicious property in his possession ; Post-mortem poetry ; Wit-inspirations of the "two-year-old" ; Murphy ; A patriarch ; Lady Franklin
  • July, 1870 : How I edited an agricultural paper once ; The "tournament" in A. D. 1870 ; Enigma ; Unburlesque things ; The late Benjamin Franklin ; The editorial office bore ; Johnny Greer ; A daring attempt at a solution of it ; To correspondents
  • August, 1870 : A memory ; Personal explanation ; Portrait
  • September, 1870 : Political economy ; John Chinaman in New York ; The noble red man ; A royal compliment ; The approaching epidemic ; Favors from correspondents ; Beef contract ; Funeral ; Obituary ; Enigma
  • October, 1870 : The reception at the President's ; Goldsmith's friend abroad again, letters i-iv ; Curious relic for sale ; Science vs. luck ; Favors from correspondents ; Obituary ; John Skae ; Baby ; How is this for high? ; Obituary ; Some other favors
  • November, 1870 : Mark Twain's Map of Paris ; Riley -- newspaper correspondent ; Goldsmith's friend abroad again, letters v-vi ; A reminiscence of the back settlements ; A general reply ; Favors from correspondents
  • December, 1870 : An entertaining article ; "History repeats itself" ; Running for governor ; The "present" nuisance ; Dogberry in Washington ; My watch -- an instructive little tale ; Favors from correspondents ; Colt ; Whitney ; Brigham Young ; Divorce ; Epitaph ; Map ; Map ; Art
  • January 1871 : The portrait ; The facts in the case of George Fisher, deceased ; A "forty-niner" ; "Doggerel" ; Goldsmith's friend abroad again, letter vii ; Mean people ; A sad, sad business ; Concerning a rumor ; Agassiz
  • February, 1871 : The coming man ; A book review ; The tone-imparting committee ; The danger of lying in bed ; One of mankind's bores ; A falsehood ; The indignity put upon the remains of George Holland by the Rev. Mr. Sabine
  • April, 1871 : Valedictory ; My first literary venture ; About a remarkable stranger
  • August, 1871: the Galaxy Clubroom : About barbers ; How I secured a berth
Control code
ocm00187962
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
157 pages (pages [27]-140, facsimile illustrations)
Lccn
61005053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(OCoLC)00187962

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