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    Mark Twain's Helpful Hints for Good Living (Pre-recorded digital audio player) By (author) Lin Salamo, By (author) Victor Fischer, By (author) Michael B Frank, Read by Professor Grover Gardner

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    DescriptionIrreverent, charming, and eminently quotable, this handbookan eccentric etiquette guide for the human racecontains sixty-nine aphorisms, anecdotes, whimsical suggestions, maxims, and cautionary tales from Mark Twain's private and published writings. It dispenses advice and reflections on family life and public manners; opinions on topics such as dress, health, food, and childrearing and safety; and more specialized tips, such as those for dealing with annoying salesmen and burglars. Culled from Twain's personal letters, autobiographical writings, speeches, novels, and sketches, these pieces are delightfully fresh, witty, startlingly relevant, and bursting with Twain's characteristic ebullience for life. They also remind us exactly how Mark Twain came to be the most distinctive and well-known American literary voice in the world.

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    Mark Twain's Helpful Hints for Good Living
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Lin Salamo, By (author) Victor Fischer, By (author) Michael B Frank, Read by Professor Grover Gardner
    Physical properties
    Format: Pre-recorded digital audio player
    Width: 133 mm
    Height: 184 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 181 g
    ISBN 13: 9781455153572
    ISBN 10: 1455153575

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.4
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DQ
    B&T Merchandise Category: AUD
    B&T Book Type: FI
    LC classification: PN
    Libri: I-LC
    B&T General Subject: 500
    Abridged Dewey: 808
    BISAC V2.8: LCO000000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 81110
    Edition statement
    Blackstone Audiobooks
    Imprint name
    Blackstone Audiobooks
    Publication date
    01 July 2012