The Autobiography of Mark Twain by Mark Twain

This book is an intimate and detailed account of the life of one of America's most celebrated authors. It covers his childhood in Missouri, his travels across the United States and Europe, and his career as a writer and public speaker. The book offers a candid and often humorous look at his personal life, his family, and his views on politics, religion, and literature. It provides an insightful look into his creative process and the experiences that influenced his most famous works.

The 3198th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 110

Since this book was first published in 1959, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 110.0.

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