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Mark twain bibliography a ghost story (1870): 176–180 the bible according to mark twain (1996, posthumous) essays. An essay is presented on the war-prayer, a short anti-war piece of mark twain the author stresses that twain's opinions come out from that of a mysterious stranger, whose words convey their meaning to the reader, but ironically fall on stony ground with regard to the speaker's immediate audience. Mark twain is one of our nation's defining cultural figures the mark twain house & museum has restored the author’s hartford, connecticut, home, where the author and his family lived from 1874 to 1891.
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Mark twain satirizes both greed and gullibility in 'a ghost story' he sets up a traditional ghost story only to ridicule superstitious notions furthermore, he uses one 'hoax' to criticize another: the ghost turns out to be that of the cardiff giant, an infamous hoax in which a farmer supposedly 'discovered' the petrified corpse of a giant. The complete essays of mark twain [mark twain] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers complete short stories of mark twain (bantam classics. But much of twain's cardiff giant piece reads as a straight ghost story the humor doesn't enter until more than halfway through the story, then, showcases the range.