Saint Joan of Arc (Illustrated) by Mark Twain

Saint Joan of Arc (Illustrated)

byMark Twain

Kobo ebook | November 7, 2015

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"I like Joan of Arc best of all my books; and it is the best; I know it perfectly well. And besides, it furnished me seven times the pleasure afforded me by any of the others; twelve years of preparation, and two years of writing. The others needed no preparation and got none." --Mark Twain

"Mark Twain comes furtively like Nicodemus at night with this tribute to one of God's saints. In doing so he tells a secret about himself. It is as though the man in a white suit and a cloud of cigar smoke thought there just might be a place where people in white robes stand in clouds of incense." --Fr. George Rutler, Author, The Cure d'Ars Today

"Joan of Arc is the lone example that history affords of an actual, real embodiment of all the virtues demonstrated by Huck and Jim and of all that Twain felt to be noble in man, Joan is the ideal toward which mankind strives. Twain had to tell her story because she is the sole concrete argument against the pessimistic doctrines of his deterministic philosophy." --Robert Wiggins, Mark Twain: Jackleg Novelist

Title:Saint Joan of Arc (Illustrated)Format:Kobo ebookPublished:November 7, 2015Publisher:(DF) Digital Format 2015Language:English

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ISBN:9990051215854

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