What was the first book written on a typewriter?

Answer Samuel Clemens wrote "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" under the pen name, Mark Twain. This novel was the first book whose manuscript was written on a typewriter. Twain was born on November 30, 1835, ... Read More »

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What was the first novel written on a typewriter?

In his autobiography, Mark Twain claims that the first novel written on a typewriter was "Tom Sawyer," which was published in 1876. While Mark Twain did write the first novel submitted in typewritt... Read More »

In what year was the first book written?

The Epic of Gilgamesh is accepted as the earliest example of a written story, carved onto clay tablets in the 7th century BCE by ancient Mesopotamians. The tablets tell the story of a historical ki... Read More »

When was the first comic book written?

The first comic book is considered to be "The Adventures of Mr. Obadiah Oldbuck", written in 1837 by Rudolphe Topffer. First published in Europe, it ran as a supplement in 1842 in the American pape... Read More »

What was the first novel printed on a typewriter?

In his autobiographical dictations, Mark Twain mistakenly recalled typing the manuscript of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" (1874). According to typewriter historian Darryl Rehr, however, the first ... Read More »