skip to content
Mark Twain's The adventures of Huckleberry Finn Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Mark Twain's The adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, ©2005.
Series: Bloom's guides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Critically analyzes Mark Twain's "Adventures of Huckelberry Finn." Includes biographical information on Mark Twain, a summary of the work, and an overview of the main characters and major themes. Also contains a series of critical essays written by various scholars.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Named Person: Mark Twain; Huckleberry Finn, (Fictitious character); Huckleberry Finn, (Fictitious character); Mark Twain; Mark Twain
Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Bloom
ISBN: 0791082415 9780791082416
OCLC Number: 57579281
Description: 109 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Biographical sketch --
The story behind the story --
List of characters --
Summary and analysis --
Critical views. David E.E. Sloane on the development of a "raft ethic" ; Louis J. Budd on historical relevance ; Michael Egan on Huck's language conventions ; William R. Everdell on the autobiographical mode of narration ; Victor A. Doyno on Huck's disillusionment with the Judeo-Christian tradition ; Everett Emerson on the complexity of Huck's character ; George C. Carrington, Jr. on the unity of Huckleberry Finn ; Leland Krauth on the convergence of southwestern humor and sentimentality ; Richard Poirier on games and trickery as self-expression ; Shelley Fisher Fishkin on the significance of silence and quiescence ; Lyall Powers on Huck as the embodiment of Emersonian independence ; John E. Becker on the work as a serious novel addressing critical social issues.
Series Title: Bloom's guides.
Other Titles: Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Responsibility: edited & with an introduction by Harold Bloom.
More information:

Abstract:

Critically analyzes Mark Twain's "Adventures of Huckelberry Finn." Includes biographical information on Mark Twain, a summary of the work, and an overview of the main characters and major themes. Also contains a series of critical essays written by various scholars.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"This is the type of novel that is open to interpretation and students will gain a better understanding from reading all of the discussion. Doctorow is quoted in several chapters. Students looking Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/57579281> # Mark Twain's The adventures of Huckleberry Finn
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "57579281" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/pau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Place/philadelphia> ; # Philadelphia
    rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: shs" ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Topic/boys_in_literature> ; # BOYS IN LITERATURE
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Topic/finn_huckleberry_fictional_character> ; # Finn, Huckleberry (Fictional character)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Person/finn_huckleberry_fictitious_character> ; # (Fictitious character) Huckleberry Finn
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1356110> ; # Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Twain, Mark)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837395> ; # Boys in literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Place/mississippi_river> ; # Mississippi River
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/227145541821196601497> ; # (Fictitious character) Huckleberry Finn
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Topic/mississippi_river_in_literature> ; # Mississippi River in literature
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999953> ; # Literature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Person/twain_mark> ; # Mark Twain
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1240238> ; # Mississippi River.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#CreativeWork/adventures_of_huckleberry_finn> ; # Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.4/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Topic/finn_huckleberry_fictitious_character> ; # FINN, HUCKLEBERRY (FICTITIOUS CHARACTER)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Topic/twain_mark_1835_1910_adventures_of_huckleberry_finn> ; # TWAIN, MARK, 1835-1910. ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN
    schema:alternateName "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/191378696> ; # Harold Bloom
    schema:copyrightYear "2005" ;
    schema:datePublished "2005" ;
    schema:description "Critically analyzes Mark Twain's "Adventures of Huckelberry Finn." Includes biographical information on Mark Twain, a summary of the work, and an overview of the main characters and major themes. Also contains a series of critical essays written by various scholars."@en ;
    schema:description "Biographical sketch -- The story behind the story -- List of characters -- Summary and analysis -- Critical views. David E.E. Sloane on the development of a "raft ethic" ; Louis J. Budd on historical relevance ; Michael Egan on Huck's language conventions ; William R. Everdell on the autobiographical mode of narration ; Victor A. Doyno on Huck's disillusionment with the Judeo-Christian tradition ; Everett Emerson on the complexity of Huck's character ; George C. Carrington, Jr. on the unity of Huckleberry Finn ; Leland Krauth on the convergence of southwestern humor and sentimentality ; Richard Poirier on games and trickery as self-expression ; Shelley Fisher Fishkin on the significance of silence and quiescence ; Lyall Powers on Huck as the embodiment of Emersonian independence ; John E. Becker on the work as a serious novel addressing critical social issues."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/411474612> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Series/bloom_s_guides> ; # Bloom's guides.
    schema:name "Mark Twain's The adventures of Huckleberry Finn"@en ;
    schema:productID "57579281" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/57579281#PublicationEvent/philadelphia_chelsea_house_publishers_2005> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Agent/chelsea_house_publishers> ; # Chelsea House Publishers
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip057/2005003089.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780791082416> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/57579281> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Agent/chelsea_house_publishers> # Chelsea House Publishers
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Chelsea House Publishers" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#CreativeWork/adventures_of_huckleberry_finn> # Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Person/finn_huckleberry_fictitious_character> # (Fictitious character) Huckleberry Finn
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Finn" ;
    schema:givenName "Huckleberry" ;
    schema:name "(Fictitious character) Huckleberry Finn" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Person/twain_mark> # Mark Twain
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Twain" ;
    schema:givenName "Mark" ;
    schema:name "Mark Twain" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Place/mississippi_river> # Mississippi River
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Mississippi River" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Series/bloom_s_guides> # Bloom's guides.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/57579281> ; # Mark Twain's The adventures of Huckleberry Finn
    schema:name "Bloom's guides." ;
    schema:name "Bloom's guides" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Topic/boys_in_literature> # BOYS IN LITERATURE
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "BOYS IN LITERATURE"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Topic/finn_huckleberry_fictional_character> # Finn, Huckleberry (Fictional character)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Finn, Huckleberry (Fictional character)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Topic/finn_huckleberry_fictitious_character> # FINN, HUCKLEBERRY (FICTITIOUS CHARACTER)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "FINN, HUCKLEBERRY (FICTITIOUS CHARACTER)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Topic/mississippi_river_in_literature> # Mississippi River in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mississippi River in literature"@en ;
    schema:name "MISSISSIPPI RIVER--IN LITERATURE"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/411474612#Topic/twain_mark_1835_1910_adventures_of_huckleberry_finn> # TWAIN, MARK, 1835-1910. ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "TWAIN, MARK, 1835-1910. ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1240238> # Mississippi River.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Mississippi River." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1356110> # Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Twain, Mark)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Twain, Mark)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/837395> # Boys in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Boys in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999953> # Literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Literature"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/191378696> # Harold Bloom
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bloom" ;
    schema:givenName "Harold" ;
    schema:name "Harold Bloom" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/227145541821196601497> # (Fictitious character) Huckleberry Finn
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Finn" ;
    schema:givenName "Huckleberry" ;
    schema:name "(Fictitious character) Huckleberry Finn" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780791082416>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0791082415" ;
    schema:isbn "9780791082416" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.