Mark Twain

circa 1895:  Samuel Langhorne Clemens (1835 - 1910) the novelist, who wrote under the pen name of Mark Twain.  (Photo by Ernest H. Mills/Getty Images)

Treasure Trove Of Mark Twain Writings Discovered In SF Chronicle Archives

Mark Twain fans have a new cache of writings to pour through, many of which are 150 years old.


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Notable And Quotable – History’s Most Quoted Sound Off On Taxes

“The only two certainties in life are death and taxes.” What else have history’s most-quoted people had to say about taxes?