Samuel langhorne clemens, better known by his pen name, mark twain, when he was 4 years old, his family moved to nearby hannibal,. The biography of a famous author - kay adenstedt - presentation / essay samuel langhorne clemens was born in florida, missouri, on nov four years later the family moved in a little town nearby hannibal, where young clemens spent his boyhood years they enjoyed a prosperous and happy life together.
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Samuel l clemens aka mark twain — author, lecturer and humorist biography samuel was born in 1835 he is the son of john clemens.
Inventing mark twain: the lives of samuel langhorne clemens [andrew j hoffman] on inventing mark twain describes a childhood shadowed by clemens's.