Contents


Imaginary Ruins

That Awful Mess on Via Merulana by Carlo Emilio Gadda, translated by William Weaver

Trial by Battle by David Piper

The “Truth” of Mark Twain

Susy and Mark Twain: Family Dialogues arranged and edited by Edith Colgate Salsbury

Mark Twain and Bret Harte by Margaret Duckett

Mark Twain: Jackleg Novelist by Robert A. Wiggins

Mark Twain and the Gilded Age: The Book That Named an Era by B.M. French

Comics

Yes I Can by Sammy Davis Jr.

How to Talk Dirty and Influence People by Lenny Bruce

Two for the Money

Portrait in Oil by Nubar Gulbenkian

Peddler of Death: The Life and Times of Sir Basil Zaharoff by Donald McCormick

Out Our Way

The System of Dante’s Hell by LeRoi Jones

The Gold Diggers and Other Stories by Robert Creeley

The Theologian by William Harrison