How to Tell a Story and Other Essays - Mark Twain

How to Tell a Story and Other Essays

By Mark Twain

  • Release Date: 1911-01-01
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
Score: 4
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From 86 Ratings

Description

How to Tell a Story and Other Essays (1897[1]) is a series of essays by Mark Twain. In them he describes his own writing style, attacks the idiocy of a fellow author, defends the virtue of a dead woman, and tries to protect ordinary citizens from insults by railroad conductors.

Reviews

  • How to Tell a Story and Other Essays

    5
    By A-Andrew D
    It was great, a beautiful description of how to spin a yarn and a few examples to boot. Good to read while listening to Scott Joplin. Wish it was longer.
  • Story Telling

    3
    By Medic3396
    Book was ok, nothing to write home about. But it is Mark Twain.!