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Letters from the Sandwich Islands

Mark Twain

Letters from the Sandwich Islands

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Published by Haskell House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hawaii
    • Subjects:
    • Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Travel -- Hawaii,
    • Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Correspondence,
    • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Correspondence,
    • Hawaii -- Description and travel,
    • Hawaii -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1938 ed.

      Statementwritten for the Sacramento Union by Mark Twain. Introd. & conclusion by G. Ezra Dane. Illus. by Dorothy Grover. Stanford University Press.
      GenreCorrespondence.
      ContributionsSacramento Union.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU623 .T82 1972
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 224 p.
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5283613M
      ISBN 100838314716
      LC Control Number72002113


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