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T-Shirt of the Day Award in Honor of Mark Twain’s Autobiography!

19 Oct

Mark Twain wrote an autobiography … and instructed that it not be published until 100 years after his death! Twain wanted to be able to say whatever he wanted and pull no punches.

Mark Twain, of course, is the author of some of America’s most beloved literary characters and books, such as The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer. He is also one of the most quotable curmudgeons ever! In 1909, Thomas Edison captured the great American author on film:

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Autobiography of Mark Twain
, Vol. 1 [Hardcover]

Published complete and unexpurgated for the first time, the first of three volumes of Mark Twain’s complete autobiography. He wanted some of his more scalding opinions suppressed until long after his death.