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The adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Author: Mark Twain; Norman Rockwell; Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York : Heritage Press, ©1940.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A nineteenth-century boy, floating down the Mississippi on a raft with a runaway slave, becomes involved with a feuding family, two scoundrels pretending to be royalty, and Tom Sawyer's aunt, who mistakes him for Tom.
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Genre/Form: Action and adventure fiction
Humorous fiction
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Adventure stories
Humorous stories
Named Person: Huckleberry Finn, (Fictitious character); Huckleberry Finn, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Twain; Norman Rockwell; Roy J. Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 962272
Notes: Spine title: Huckleberry Finn.
A companion volume to the Heritage Press ed. of The adventures of Tom Sawyer illustrated by Norman Rockwell.
Issued in slipcase.
Illustrated front cover stamped in gilt.
Color illustrated frontispiece.
Illustrated title page.
Description: 346 pages, 7 unnumbered leaves of plates : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Discover Moses and the bulrushers --
Our gang's dark oath --
We ambuscade the A-rabs --
The hair-ball oracle --
Pap starts in on a new life --
Pap struggles with the death angel --
I fool Pap and get away --
I spare Miss Watson's Jim --
The 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 --
The rattlesnake-skin does its work --
The Grangerfords take me in --
Why Harney rode away from his hat --
The Duke and the Dauphin come aboard --
What royalty did to Parkville --
An Arkansaw difficulty --
Why the lynching bee failed --
The orneriness of kings --
The 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 --
The gold saves the thieves --
You can't pray a lie --
I have a new name --
The 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 hang Jim --
The last. Nothing more to write.
Other Titles: Huckleberry Finn.
Responsibility: by Mark Twain ; illustrated by Norman Rockwell.

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A nineteenth-century boy, floating down the Mississippi on a raft with a runaway slave, becomes involved with a feuding family, two scoundrels pretending to be royalty, and Tom Sawyer's aunt, who mistakes him for Tom.

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