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George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory, containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America., together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 8 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 8 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 4 0 Browse Search
George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America, together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published: description of towns and cities. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 3 1 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: May 24, 1862., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: December 3, 1860., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: January 1, 1863., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 2 0 Browse Search
World English Bible (ed. Rainbow Missions, Inc., Rainbow Missions, Inc.; revision of the American Standard Version of 1901) 2 0 Browse Search
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Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.), Book III (continued) (search)
e first employed the signature Mark Twain, a name previously used by a pilot-correspondent of the New Orleans Picayune but ultimately commemorating the leadsman's cry on the Mississippi. His effervescent spirits, excited by the stirring and heroically convivial life of a community of pioneers, found easy outlet in the robust humour and slashing satire of frontier journalism. In 1863 Artemus Ward See Book II, Chap. XIX. spent three glorious weeks revelling with the newspaper men in Virginia City, recognized the talent of Mark Twain, and encouraged him to send his name eastward with a contribution to the New York Sunday Mercury. A duel occasioned by some journalistic vivacities resulted in his migration in 1864 to San Francisco, where in 1864 and 1865 he wrote for The morning call, The Golden era, and The Californian; and fraternized with the brilliant young coterie of which Bret Harte See Book III, Chap. VI. was recognized as the most conspicuous light. In a pocket-hunting
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.), Index (search)
ou, 420 Emory, W. H., 144, 153 Enamoured Architect of Airy rhyme, 37 Encyclopedia of the philosophical sciences, the, 247 End of the World, the, 76 Englehardt, Fr. Zephyrin, 139 English and Scottish popular ballads, 484, 485 English grammar (Murray), 401 English-Greek Lexicon (Yonge), 461 English lands, letters, and kings, 112 English Phonology, 448 English reader (Murray), 401 Enquiry into the principles and tendencies of certain public measures, 432 Enterprise (Virginia City), 3 Epictetus, 119, 445, 460 Equitable Commerce, 437 Erato, 597 Esmeralda, 285 Essai Historique, 592 Essais Poetiques, 596 Essay concerning silver and paper, an, 426 Essay on currency, 426 Essay on the causes of the decline of foreign trade, an, 429 Essay on the domestic debts of the United States, an, 429 Essay on the laws of trade in reference to the works of internal improvement, an, 434 Essay on the principles of political Economy (An American), 434