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My debut as a literary person

From: Samuel Clemens collection, ca. 1860-1945

My debut as a literary person

From: Samuel Clemens collection, ca. 1860-1945

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Creator: Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910
Other Creator: Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 Twain, Mark, 1835-1910
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Date: 1898
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Description:
Autograph manuscript, signed.
Enclosed in red morocco trimmed box.
Box includes: copy of published version in The Century, 1899 November, and copy of Mark Swain's [sic] article from Henry Ferguson's journal on the Hornet shipwreck, published in Harper's Magazine, 1866 December.
Enclosed in box: Letter (photostat) : 1899 February 25, Wien, to [Richard Watson] Gilder, editor of The Century.
Two printed title pages, one with bookplate of Samuel L. Clemens.
Abstract:
Chapter XIV of Mark Twain's autobiography written in 1898, first published in The Century.
Physical Description:
70 p.
23 cm. on mount 28 x 22 cm.
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Manuscripts
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5
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 2047273
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