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The Man that Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other…

The Man that Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories and Essays

by Mark Twain

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of the several stories, two bring a constant smile to my face: "travels with a reformer" and the Austrian legislature pieces (4 of them). Not his best, but certainly a needed asset to any library. ( )
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It was many years ago. Hadleyburg was the most honest and upright town in all the region round about.
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This work is a collection of stories; if your copy is an edition of the single story The Man that Corrupted Hadleyburg, please separate it from this work. (Ask in the Combiners group for help with this).
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The hero turns Hadleyburg inside out and in the process teaches the hypocrites who dwelt there a lesson in humility and moral realism.

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