Who Was the First Writer To Submit a Typewritten Manuscript and When?

Mark Twain was the first writer to submit a typewritten manuscript, with Life on the Mississippi in 1883.

A sucker for new gadgets, he was one of the first people to buy a typewriter, calling it a “curiosity-breeding little joker.”

Mark Twain’s wit and satire earned praise from both his critics and peers.

who was the first writer to submit a typewritten manuscript and when

After his death in 1910 Twain was described as the greatest American humorist of his time.

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