July 19, 2018
Group photo portrait of author and humorist Mark Twain (a.k.a. Samuel L. Clemens; middle), noted American Civil War correspondent and author George Alfred Townsend (left), and David Gray, editor of the Buffalo Courier (right). Photo: Mathew Brady or Levin Handy

A review of Mark Twain’s Letters, Volume 1: 1853-1866 (Mark Twain Papers)