Chapter 15. Mark Twain and the Profession of Writing

  1. Peter Messent and
  2. Louis J. Budd
  1. Leland Krauth

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996874.ch15

A Companion to Mark Twain

A Companion to Mark Twain

How to Cite

Krauth, L. (2005) Mark Twain and the Profession of Writing, in A Companion to Mark Twain (eds P. Messent and L. J. Budd), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996874.ch15

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405123792

Online ISBN: 9780470996874

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • profession;
  • literary feature;
  • managerial techniques;
  • resisting writer;
  • consummate

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Emerging Professional

  • Twain and the Business of Writing

  • The Resisting Writer

  • The Consummate Professional