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The Resource The Gilded Age, Mark Twain and Charles Dudley Warner ; introduction by Ron Powers ; notes by Joseph Csicsila ; original illustrations by Augustus Hoppin, Henry Louis Stephens, and True Williams

The Gilded Age, Mark Twain and Charles Dudley Warner ; introduction by Ron Powers ; notes by Joseph Csicsila ; original illustrations by Augustus Hoppin, Henry Louis Stephens, and True Williams

Label
The Gilded Age
Title
The Gilded Age
Statement of responsibility
Mark Twain and Charles Dudley Warner ; introduction by Ron Powers ; notes by Joseph Csicsila ; original illustrations by Augustus Hoppin, Henry Louis Stephens, and True Williams
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Despite owning a large swath of undeveloped land, Silas -- Si -- Hawkins and his Tennessee family live in poverty in the 1870s. Before he can get rich from the sale of his property, Si dies. However, his adoptive daughter, Laura, travels to Washington, D.C. in an effort to sell the land to the federal government. Meanwhile, Philip Sterling and Henry Brierly also seek to sell off their land, albeit in different ways
Tone
Writing style
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060005
Cataloging source
DLC
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1835-1910
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Twain, Mark
Dewey number
813/.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS1311
LC item number
.A1 2006
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1829-1900
  • 1828-1896
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  • Warner, Charles Dudley
  • Hoppin, Augustus
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True
Series statement
Modern Library classics
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  • Political corruption
  • Legislators
  • Speculation
  • Businessmen
  • Washington (D.C.)
Target audience
adult
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a tale of today
Label
The Gilded Age, Mark Twain and Charles Dudley Warner ; introduction by Ron Powers ; notes by Joseph Csicsila ; original illustrations by Augustus Hoppin, Henry Louis Stephens, and True Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
2006 Modern Library pbk. ed.
Extent
xxiv, 485 p.
Isbn
9780812973563
Isbn Type
(trade paper)
Lccn
2005054378
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780812973563
  • (OCoLC)61687934
Label
The Gilded Age, Mark Twain and Charles Dudley Warner ; introduction by Ron Powers ; notes by Joseph Csicsila ; original illustrations by Augustus Hoppin, Henry Louis Stephens, and True Williams
Publication
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
2006 Modern Library pbk. ed.
Extent
xxiv, 485 p.
Isbn
9780812973563
Isbn Type
(trade paper)
Lccn
2005054378
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780812973563
  • (OCoLC)61687934

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