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One hundred years of Huckleberry Finn

One hundred years of Huckleberry Finn

the boy, his book, and American culture : centennial essays

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Published by University of Missouri Press in Columbia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.,
  • Finn, Huckleberry (Fictitious character),
  • Boys in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Robert Sattelmeyer and J. Donald Crowley.
    ContributionsSattelmeyer, Robert., Crowley, J. Donald
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS1305 .O54 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 428 p. :
    Number of Pages428
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2856993M
    ISBN 100826204570
    LC Control Number84019574

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      The word occurs more than times in Huckleberry Finn, first published in , and its precursor, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, which tell the story of .   He’s whimsy and slyness and sweetness and trouble. Perhaps in the modern age we don’t have the time and trust for such frivolities how different our lives are now than years ago! Like The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, this book is written around a series of small adventures. While Huck travels the wide world, Tom sicks pretty close.

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