The Bible According To Mark Twain: Irreverent Writings On Eden, Heaven, And The Flood By America'S Master Satirist
- Publish Date: 1996-06-29
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Mark Twain
An indispensable and provocative compilation of witty essays dealing with Biblical stories and their inconsistencies from Americas master satirist, Mark Twain.
The Bible According to Mark Twain is a selection of essays spanning forty years of his writing career, which touch on and satirize stories and figures from the Bible. In his characteristic style, Twain illustrates the inherent comedy and inconsistencies found within Holy Scripture, simultaneously entertaining and provoking questions about mans place in the world and his relationship with God. An important installment in the Twain canon, this book is perfect for fans of Americas master satirist.