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New Yorker Article on the Backstory of the Mark Twain Fairy Tale

The New Yorker has just published an online story about the Mark Twain fairy tale, discovered by John Bird and completed by a husband and wife couple, the Steads. Their changes to Twain’s notes are raising a bit of controversy. Reactions from Twain scholars Shelley Fisher Fishkin and David Bradley:

http://www.newyorker.com/books/page-turner/the-complicated-backstory-to-a-new-childrens-book-by-mark-twain

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