Samuel langhorne clemens (november 30, 1835 - april 21, 1910),  well-known by his pen name mark twain, was an american author and humorist twain is noted for his novels adventures of huckleberry finn (1884), which has been called the great american novel , [ 4 ] and the adventures of tom sawyer (1876. Mark twain, born samuel langhorne clemens in florida, missouri in 1835, grew up in hannibal he was a steamboat pilot on the mississippi river throughout his career, twain served as a writer, lecturer, reporter, editor, printer, and prospector. Mark twain was born samuel langhorne clemens on nov 30, 1835, in the frontier village of florida, mo he spent his boyhood in nearby hannibal, on the bank of the mississippi river, observing its busy life, fascinated by its romance, but chilled by the violence and bloodshed it bred. Samuel langhorne clemens (november 30, 1835 - april 21, 1910), more widely known as mark twain, was a well known american writer born in florida, missourihe worked mainly for newspapers and as a steamboat pilot on the mississippi river before he became a writer.
Samuel langhorne clemens (november 30, 1835 - april 21, 1910) was a human who lived on earth during the 19th and 20th centuries better known as mark twain, he was one of the most noted american authors of this time period. Mark twain: a biography the personal and literary life of samuel langhorne clemens, volume 4 albert bigelow paine harper , 1912 - authors, american - 1718 pages. Olivia langdon clemens (november 27, 1845 - june 5, 1904) was the wife of the american author samuel langhorne clemens, better known as mark twain. Mark twain [pseudonym of samuel langhorne clemens] (1835-1910), quintessential american humorist, lecturer, essayist, and author wrote the adventures of tom sawyer (1876) tom did play hookey, and he had a very good time.
Albert bigelow paine (july 10, 1861 - april 9, 1937) was an american author and biographer best known for his work with mark twain paine was a member of the pulitzer prize committee and wrote in several genres, including fiction, humor, and versepaine was born in new bedford, massachusetts and was moved to bentonsport, iowa when one year old. Samuel langhorne clemens, also known as mark twain, was a major american writer from missouri his stories and novels are famous for their humor, vivid details, and memorable characters his best-known works are the adventures of tom sawyer and the adventures of huckleberry finn , both classics in american literature. Samuel langhorne clemens, or more commonly known by his pen name, mark twain, is an american writer his most famous piece of writing is the adventures of huckleberry finn, and the adventures of tom sawyer. Mark twain was the pen name of samuel langhorne clemens, and he was one of the greatest american authors and humorists of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century while many people know mark twain's stories, you may not know as much information about the life of mark twain.
Twain, mark, pseud of samuel langhorne clemens, 1835-1910, american author, b florida, mo as humorist, narrator, and social observer, twain is unsurpassed in. Editions for mark twain, a biography: the personal and literary life of samuel langhorne clemens: 1408677741 (paperback published in 2008), (), (kindle e. Samuel langhorne clemens was born in florida, missouri on november 30, 1835 he would later go by the pen name mark twain as a writer he would later go by the pen name mark twain as a writer young samuel grew up in the small town of hannibal, missouri with his sister and two brothers.
Samuel clemens, the sixth child of john marshall and jane lampton clemens, was born two months prematurely and was in relatively poor health for the first 10 years of his life his mother tried various allopathic and hydropathic remedies on him during those early years, and his recollections of. The author and humorist we know as mark twain was born on november 30, 1835, as samuel langhorne clemens, in florida, missouri halley's comet was visible in the night sky twain was the sixth of seven children only four of them survived into adulthood. Christened as samuel langhorne clemens, mark twain was born on november 30, 1835 in the small river town of florida, missouri, just 200 miles from indian territory.
Mark twain (samuel langhorne clemens) kay adenstedt h american lit period 1 2/23/02 samuel langhorne clemens was born in florida, missouri, on nov 30, 1835, as the sixth child of john and jane clemens. 1 mark twain aka samuel langhorne clemens synopsis biography works views legacy mark twain synopsis born samuel langhorne clemens american author and humorist. , samuel langhorne pen name mark twain (twān) 1835-1910 american author who drew on his childhood along the mississippi river to create masterpieces of humor and sarcasm, including tom sawyer (1876) and the adventures of huckleberry finn (1884. April 21, 2010 license excellent portrait of american author samuel langhorne clemens (1835-1910), aka excellent portrait of american author samuel langhorne clemens (1835-1910), aka mark twain.