Before Mark Twain: A Sampler of Old, Old Times on the Mississippi


John Francis McDermott was a research professor of humanities at Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. Before his death in 1981, he had written or edited more than thirty books.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Timothy Flint
  • Christian Schultz Jr.
  • Charles Joseph Latrobe
  • Donald Macdonald
  • Thomas Hamilton
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Carbondale, IL
Publication year:
  • 1998


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