The courtship of Olivia Langdon and Mark Twain / Susan K. Harris

Author(s): Harris, Susan K., 1945-
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Subjects: Courtship--United States--History--19th century
Authors, American--19th century--Biography
Authors' spouses--United States--Biography
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910--Biography--Marriage
Clemens, Olivia Langdon, 1845-1904--Marriage
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996
Series: Cambridge studies in American literature and culture 101
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: xiii, 202 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
A Note about Names
Introduction 1
1. A Commonplace Book 14
2. "Philosophy & Chemistry": Science Study in 1860s Elmira 46
3. Negotiating Differences: Love Letters and Love Texts 70
4. Conning Books: Olivia Langdon and Samuel Clemens's Joint Reading 106
5. Marriage 135
Notes 175
Works Cited 191
Index 197
Notes: LCCN: 96031990
Invalid ISN: 0521553848 (hardcover)
ISBN: 0521553849
ISBN: 0521556503 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-195) and index
OCLC Number: 35159265
ISBN/ISSN: 0521553849
05215538490521553848
0521556503