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Slovenly Peter

Slovenly Peter

Slovenly Peter( )
Translator: Twain, Mark
Illustrator: Kredel, Fritz
Series title:Calla Editions Ser.
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Dover Publications, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $20.00
Book Description:

This marvelous hardcover edition features Mark Twain's witty translation of the hilarious rhymes that recount the disastrous consequences that befall naughty children. Hoffmann's captivating colour illustrations, adapted by Fritz Kredel from a rare limited edition, complement the comical verses.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Nonfiction / Poetry / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.25 x 11 Inches
Book Weight:1.12 Pounds
Author Biography
Mark Twain was born Samuel L. Clemens in Florida, Missouri on November 30, 1835. He worked as a printer, and then became a steamboat pilot. He traveled throughout the West, writing humorous sketches for newspapers. In 1865, he wrote the short story, The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, which was very well received. He then began a career as a humorous travel writer and lecturer, publishing The Innocents Abroad in 1869, Roughing It in 1872, and, Gilded Age in 1873, which was co-authored with Charles Dudley Warner. His best-known works are The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Mississippi Writing: Life on the Mississippi, and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. He died of a heart attack on April 21, 1910.


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