By Paula Harrington,Ronald Jenn
While critics have ordinarily pushed aside Mark Twain’s courting with France as opposed, Harrington and Jenn see Twain’s use of the French as a foil to assist build his identification as “the consultant American.” analyzing new fabrics that element his Montmatre research, the carte de visite album, and a chronology of his visits to France, the booklet deals shut readings of writings which were mostly neglected, similar to The Innocents Adrift manuscript and the unpublished chapters of A Tramp Abroad, combining literary research, socio-historical context and biographical research.
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