The Courtship of Olivia Langdon and Mark Twain.

SKU: 11890

Passionate readers Langdon and Twain courted through books. Their letters show Langdon to be a thoughtful, widely-read intellectual, and Twain as a conservative critic, who nonetheless challenges many of his culture's basic assumptions. Harris works with these letters and diaries to trace the hstory of their relationship. Cambridge UP. Paper. 1996. NEW. $15.00