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" Smiley says, easy and careless, "he's good enough for one thing, I should judge — he can outjump any frog in Calaveras county." The feller took the box again, and took another long, particular look, and give it back to Smiley, and says, very deliberate,... "
Mark Twain's Sketches New and Old - Page 34
by Mark Twain - 1875 - 320 pages
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The Greatest Gambling Stories Ever Told: Thirty-One Unforgettable Tales of ...

Paul Lyons - Games - 2004 - 416 pages
...his thumb over his shoulder — so — at Dan'l, and says again, very deliberate, "Well," he says,"/ don't see no p'ints about that frog that's any better'n any other frog." Smiley he stood scratching his head and looking down at Dan'la long time, and at last he says, "I do...
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Mark Twain: A Life

Ron Powers - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 592 pages
...jerks his thumb and utters the line that had them in convulsions from California to Maine: "Well, / don't see no p'ints about that frog that's any better'n any other frog."44 The humor of "The Jumping Frog" sometimes eludes contemporary readers. Those lucky enough...
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Mark Twain: A Life

Ron Powers - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 592 pages
...jerks his thumb and utters the line that had them in convulsions from California to Maine: "Well, / don't see no p'ints about that frog that's any better'n any other frog."44 The humor of "The Jumping Frog" sometimes eludes contemporary readers. Those lucky enough...
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The Shortcut: 20 Stories to Get You from Here to There

Kevin A. Fabiano, Bram Stoker, Mark Twain - Fiction - 2006 - 284 pages
...careless, "He's good enough for one thing, I should judge — he can outjump any frog in Calaveras county." The feller took the box again, and took another...back to Smiley, and says, very deliberate, "Well, I don't see no p'ints about that frog that's any better'n any other frog." "May be you don't," Smiley...
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The Celebrated Jumping Frog, and Other Sketches. ~autofilled~

Fiction - 2007 - 212 pages
Fine verbatim reproduction of Mark Twain's first book. "Mr. C. H. Webb has celebrated his debut as publisher by bestowing upon a community long rested from loud laughs, a book ...
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The Celebrated Jumping Frog, and Other Sketches. ~autofilled~

Fiction - 2007 - 212 pages
Fine verbatim reproduction of Mark Twain's first book. "Mr. C. H. Webb has celebrated his debut as publisher by bestowing upon a community long rested from loud laughs, a book ...
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Number One. Mark Twain's Sketches.

Mark Twain - Fiction - 2007 - 92 pages
...careless, "he's good enough for one thing. I should judge — he can outjump any frog in Calaveras county. The feller took the box again, and took another...long, particular look, and give it back to Smiley, and 23 says, very deliberate, "Well," he says, "I don't see no p'ints about that frog that's any better...
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Mark Twain and Metaphor

John Bird - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2007 - 268 pages
...had the asthma, or the distemper, or the consumption," and the dog looks "ornery," and the stranger "don't see no p'ints about that frog that's any better'n any other frog" (SSWMT, 15, 17). But the inside is different: the dog "would have made a name for hisself if he'd lived,...
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The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County

Mark Twain - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2008 - 32 pages
...careless, 'heV good enough for one thing, I should judge— he can outjutnp any frog in C.alaveras County.' "The feller took the box again, and took...you understand frogs, and maybe you don't understand 'em; maybe you've had experience, and maybe you ain't only a amature, as it were. Anyways, I've got...
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