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The adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Author: Mark Twain
Publisher: Waterville, ME : Thorndike Press, [2005?]
Series: Thorndike Press large print classics.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Book Description: Mark Twain created one of America's best-loved fictional characters in Huckleberry Finn. Recounting the exploits of the imaginative adolescent as he and the runaway slave, Jim, raft down the Mississippi River, Twain ultimately addresses far deeper themes - man's inhumanity to man and the hypocrisy of conventional values.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Adventure fiction
Humorous fiction
Action and adventure fiction
Named Person: Huckleberry Finn, (Fictitious character); Huckleberry Finn, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Twain
ISBN: 078381609X 9780783816098 0786274883 9780786274888
OCLC Number: 59163135
Description: 525 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Contents: Notice --
Explanatory --
I discover Moses and the bulrushers --
Our gang's dark oath --
We ambuscade the A-rabs --
Hair-ball oracle --
Pap starts in on a new life --
Pap struggle with the death angel --
I fool Pap and get away --
I spare Miss Watson's Jim --
House of death floats by --
What comes of handlin snake-skin --
They're after us! --
Better let blame well alone --
Honest loot from the Walter Scott --
Was Solomon Wise? --
Fooling poor old Jim --
Rattlesnake-skin does its work --
Grangerfords take me in --
Why Harney rode away for his hat --
Duke and the dauphin come aboard --
What royalty did to Parkville --
Arkansaw difficulty --
Why the lynching bee failed --
Orneriness of kings --
King turns parson --
All full of tears and flapdoodle --
I steal the king's plunder --
Dead Peter has his gold --
Overreaching don't pay --
I light out in the storm --
Gold save the thieves --
You can't pray a lie --
I have a new name --
Pitiful ending of royalty --
We cheer up Jim --
Dark, deep-laid plans --
Trying to help Jim --
Jim gets his witch pie --
Here a captive heart busted --
Tom writes nonnamous letters --
Mixed-up and splendid rescue --
Must a been sperits --
Why they didn't hand Jim --
Chapter the last-nothing more to write.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print classics.
Responsibility: Mark Twain.

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