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1601, Conversation, As It Was by the Social Fireside, in the Time of the Tudors


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Sketch written by Clemens, under his pseudonym Mark Twain, in 1876 and purporting to transcribe a ribald conversation of Queen Elizabeth, Raleigh, Bacon, Shakespeare, and others on the subjects of flatulency and sexual relations. First privately printed in 1880, the work has often been reprinted.

Subjects: Literature.


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