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Mark and Livy: The Love Story of Mark Twain and the Woman Who Almost Tamed Him

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Olivia Langdon Clemens was not only the love of Mark Twain's life and the mother of his children, she was also his editor, muse, critic and trusted advisor. She read his letters and speeches. He relied on her judgment on his writing, and readily admitted that she not only edited his work, but also edited his public persona.Until now, little has been known about Livy's crucial place in Twain's life. In Resa Willis's affecting and fascinating biography, we meet a dignified, optimistic women who married young, raised three ...

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Mark and Livy: The Love Story of Mark Twain and the Woman Who Almost Tamed Him
2016, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138177833

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Mark and Livy: The Love Story of Mark Twain and the Woman Who Almost Tamed Him
2003, Routledge, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780415947749

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Mark and Livy: The Love Story of Mark Twain and the Woman Who Almost Tamed Him
1992, Atheneum Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780689121548

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