In 1870 he married marriage to Olivia Langdon. In 1907 is granted the title of doctor honoris causa by the University of Oxford. Curiously his birth coincided with the passage of the Comet Halley, the only Comet of short cycle that is visible to the naked eye, and knowing the new visit of the same, he predicted his death coinciding with his appearance, was wrong only in one day. After you publish the humorous narration famous cantankerous frog from Calaveras County (1865), he used his experiences in other continents for the innocents abroad (1869). His three most famous works are: life on the Mississippi (1883), the adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and the adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884), based on the memories of childhood and adolescence. The last two narrates the adventures of two young men in a complex world, hard, fun and sinister at the same time. With them he returned spontaneity to the prose of his generation. His rich language, dotted with dialectalismos and slang, light, lively and full of humour, allows each of the characters speak with their own voice with huge comical and expressive efficacy.
The confrontation between excessive civilization and freedom constitutes the central motif of the three books. A Connecticut Yankee in the Court of King Arthur (1889) is set in a somewhat anachronistic medieval England, in which the protagonist strives to implement values positivist and productivist; If here the social satire has no bitterness, no is the same of his later novels, such as the man that corrupted Hadleyburg (1899) and the unfinished the mysterious foreigner, published posthumously in 1916, which reflect a pessimistic world view and something galling. And as American novelist said: man is the only animal that eat without hunger, drink without thirst and speaks without having anything to say. Francisco Arias Solis is loves freedom as he loves and needs air, bread and love. For peace and freedom and Forum free Internet portal.