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The adventures of Tom Sawyer,

Author: Mark Twain; Donald McKay
Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap [1946]
Series: Illustrated junior library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The adventures of a growing boy in the nineteenth century in a Mississippi River town, as he plays hookey on an island, witnesses a crime, hunts for pirates' treasure, and becomes lost in a cave.
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Genre/Form: Adventure stories
Humorous stories
Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Adventure fiction
Named Person: Tom Sawyer, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Twain; Donald McKay
ISBN: 9780448405605 0448405601
OCLC Number: 182999
Notes: "De luxe edition."--Copyright application.
Description: 6 p. l., 317, [1] p. col. front., illus., col. plates. 24 cm.
Contents: Tom plays, fights, and hides --
Glorious whitewasher --
Busy at war and love --
Showing off in Sunday school --
The pinch bug and his prey --
Tom meets Becky --
Tick-running and a heartbreak --
A pirate bold to be --
Tragedy in the graveyard --
Dire prophecy of the howling dog --
Conscience racks Tom --
The cat and the painkiller --
The pirate crew set sail --
Happy camp of the freebooters --
Tom's stealthy visit home --
First pipes : "I've lost my knife" --
Pirates at their own funeral --
Tom reveals his dream secret --
The cruelty of "I don't think" --
Tom takes Becky's punishment --
Eloquence and the master's gilded dome --
Huck Finn quotes scripture --
The salvation of Muff Potter --
Splendid days and fearsome nights --
Seeking the buried treasure --
Real robbers seize the box of gold --
Trembling on the trail --
In the lair of Injun Joe --
Huck saves the widow --
Tom and Becky in the cave --
Found and lost again --
"Turn out! They're found!" --
The fate of Injun Joe --
Floods of gold --
Respectable Huck joins the gang.
Series Title: Illustrated junior library.
Responsibility: by Mark Twain [pseud.] Illustrated by Donald McKay ...

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The adventures of a growing boy in the nineteenth century in a Mississippi River town, as he plays hookey on an island, witnesses a crime, hunts for pirates' treasure, and becomes lost in a cave.

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