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The adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Author: Mark Twain
Publisher: London : Penguin Classics, 2014.
Series: Penguin classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : New editionView all editions and formats
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"The classic boyhood adventure tale, updated with a new introduction by noted Mark Twain scholar R. Kent Rasmussen In recent years, neither the persistent effort to "clean up" the racial epithets in Mark Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn nor its consistent use in the classroom have diminished, highlighting the novel's wide-ranging influence and its continued importance in American society. An incomparable  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Novels
Action and adventure fiction
Adventure stories
Fiction
Adventure fiction
Humorous fiction
Bildungsromans
Named Person: Huckleberry Finn, (Fictitious character); Huckleberry Finn, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Twain
ISBN: 9780143107323 0143107321 9780142437179 0142437174 9780192729163 0192729160 9780553210798 0553210793 9780307475565 0307475565 9780141321097 0141321091
OCLC Number: 919109663
Description: xlvi, 345 pages ; 20 cm
Series Title: Penguin classics
Responsibility: Mark Twain.

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Huckleberry Finn and Jim the slave escape their difficult lives by fleeing down the Mississippi on a raft. There, they find steamships, feuding families, an unlikely Duke and King and vital lessons  Read more...

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"All modern American literature comes from one book by Mark Twain called Huckleberry Finn."-Ernest Hemingway

 
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