Mark Twain

Mark Twain in Middle Life (1895)
Mark
Twain
Birth Date: 
1835
Death Date: 
1910
Nationality: 

Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better know by his pen name Mark Twain, was a prolific author from Missouri. His most famous novel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is a famous example of "The Great American Novel", a honest snapshot of the times in which it is set. Twain was well known during his lifetime, earning income through writing and lectures, but suffered pecuniary difficulties later in life. He is considered by many to be one of the fathers of american literature.

Quotes by Mark Twain