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How to Tell a Story and Other Essays

How to Tell a Story and Other Essays


Mark Twain

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Year of publication: 2004

HOW TO TELL A STORY AND OTHERS by Mark Twain HOW TO TELL A STORY The Humorous Story an American Development.Its Difference from Comic and Witty Stories. I do not claim that I can tell a story as it ought to be told. I only claim to know how a story ought to be told, for I have been almost daily in the company of the most expert story-tellers for many years. There are several kinds of stories, but only one difficult kindthe humorous. I will talk mainly about that one. The humorous story is ...

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