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Pudd'nhead Wilson,

Author: Mark Twain; Langston Hughes
Publisher: New York, Bantam Books [©1959]
Series: Bantam classic.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Hoping to ensure a better life for her child, a young slave woman exchanges her light-skinned baby for her master's." *** "While it retains the comic exuberance of 'Huckleberry Finn, ' this is Twain's darker and more disturbing account of human nature under slavery."
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Twain; Langston Hughes
OCLC Number: 844916
Description: xvi, 143 pages 18 cm.
Series Title: Bantam classic.
Responsibility: by Mark Twain; With an introd. by Langston Hughes.

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"Hoping to ensure a better life for her child, a young slave woman exchanges her light-skinned baby for her master's." *** "While it retains the comic exuberance of 'Huckleberry Finn, ' this is Twain's darker and more disturbing account of human nature under slavery."

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