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Extract from Captain Stormfield"s Visit to Heaven

by Mark Twain

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Published by Harper & Brothers .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL23436658M
OCLC/WorldCa1052276

Well, when I had been dead about thirty years I begun to get a little anxious. Mind you, had been whizzing through space all that time, like a comet. LIKE a comet! Why, Peters, I laid over the lot of them! Of course there warn't any of them go. The story follows Captain Elias Stormfield on his extremely long cosmic journey to heaven. It deals with the obsession of souls with the celebrities" of heaven, like Adam and Moses, who according to Twain become as distant to most people in heaven as living celebrities are on Earth.

Extract From Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven () (The Oxford Mark Twain) by Twain, Mark and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at natalierosedodd.com Jan 01,  · Listen to Extract from Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven audiobook by Mark Twain. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone. Bestsellers and latest releases. try any audiobook Free!

LibriVox recording of Extract from Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven, by Mark Twain. Read by Gregg Margarite (). In the afterlife grizzled sea captain Eli Stormfield finds himself piloting a ship to heaven. Despite a detour and some navigation errors he arrives but finds the transition to heavenly bliss a little disconcerting. Extract From Captain Stormfield's Visit To Heaven By Mark Twain - FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.


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Read Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven by author Mark Twain, FREE, online. (Table of Contents.) This book and many more are available. The Project Gutenberg eBook, Extract from Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven, by Mark Twain, Illustrated by Albert Levering This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

Extract from Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven. CHAPTER I. Well, when I had been dead about thirty years I begun to get a little anxious. Mind you, had been whizzing through space all that time, like a comet.

LIKE a comet. Why, Peters, I laid over the lot of them!5/5(1). The story follows Captain Elias Stormfield on his extremely long cosmic journey to heaven; his accidental misplacement; his short-lived interest in singing and playing the harp (generated by his preconceptions of heaven); and the obsession of souls with the "c.

Extract from Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven is unfortunately only a fragment of what was meant to be a full-length novel or novella. The satire and deconstruction is amazingly ahead of its time/5. It's not a spoiler to tell you that he does get into heaven (it's in the title after all), but you may be surprised at some of the customs, characters, and spectacles he finds there.

Great fun, interesting philosophy, and for a finale, a magnificent heavenly reception to welcome a deathbed convert: a. The Art of Book Design: Extract from Captain Stormfield’s Visit to Heaven. Mark Twain. Extract from Captain Stormfield’s Visit to Heaven.

Cover design and frontispiece by Albert Levering. New York and London, Harper Brothers, Extract from Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven (Literary Classics) by Mark Twain. Prometheus. Paperback. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading.

May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Mark Twain EXTRACT FROM CAPTAIN STORMFIELD'S VISIT TO HEAVEN 1st edition.

Shipped with USPS Media Mail. Mark Twain EXTRACT FROM CAPTAIN STORMFIELD'S VISIT TO HEAVEN 1st edition. Shipped with USPS Media Mail. Extract From Captain STORMFIELDS Visit To HEAVEN Mark TWAIN Harcover Book. $Seller Rating: % positive. This book is Mark Twain's vision of Heaven and the journey in which is required to get there.

Even though this book undermines most Christian views of salvation, it still maintained a popular read. Item number: # Price: $ TWAIN, Mark Extract from Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven London/New York: Harper & Bros., Feb 23,  · Captain Stormfield’s Visit to Heaven” is a short-story written by American writer Mark Twain.

The story follows Captain Stormfield on his extremely long cosmic journey to heaven, his accidental misplacement, his short-lived interest in singing and playing the harp, and the obsession of souls with the “celebrities” of heaven, like Adam and Moses, whom, according to Twain, become as /5().

Extract from Captain Stormfield's Visit To Heaven (version 2) Mark TWAIN ( - ) In the afterlife grizzled sea captain Eli Stormfield finds himself piloting a ship to heaven. Sep 01,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

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[Mark Twain; Albert Levering; Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress)] -- In the last book published during Mark Twain's lifetime, the spirit of a deceased ship captain takes a voyage to Heaven, and learns many interesting things about the Afterlife.

Extract From "Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven" is a short story written by American writer Mark Twain, published in This was the last story published by Twain. -- from Wikipedia.

Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Mark Twain's classic of American humor was the last book to be published in the author's lifetime.

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Free shipping for many products!5/5(1). The last story published by Twain, intells of Captain Elias Stormfield's journey to heaven and his experiences there. This irreverent satire punctures conventional religious views of the afterlife and delivers a sharp critique of so-called human virtues-which are often humanity's own vanities in disguise/5(4).The story follows Captain Elias Stormfield on his extremely long cosmic journey to heaven.

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Excerpt: Well, when I had been dead about thirty years I begun to get a little anxious. Mind you, had been whizzing through space all tha.