The adventures of Huckleberry Finn

813.4 T969h c.3 2010

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The adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Twain, Mark.

Berkeley, CA : University of California Press, 2001.

561 p. : illus. : 21 cm.

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Tells of his voyage down the Mississippi with a runaway slave named Jim. As the two journey downstream on a raft, Huck's vivid descriptions capture the sights, smells, sounds, and rhythms of life on the great river. As they encounter traveling actors, con men, lynch mobs, thieves, and Southern gentility, his shrewd comments reveal the dark side of human nature. By the end of the story, Huck has learned about the dignity and worth of human life and Twain has exposed the moral blindness of the "respectable" slave-holding society in which he lives.

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ISBN:

978-0-520-22838-2

LC Call No:

PS1305.A2 F5

Dewey Class No:

813.4/T969h/c.3/2010

Author:

Twain, Mark.

Title:

The adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

Publisher:

Berkeley, CA : University of California Press, 2001.

Physical:

561 p. : illus. : 21 cm.

Notes:

Includes bibliographical references.

Summary:

Tells of his voyage down the Mississippi with a runaway slave named Jim. As the two journey downstream on a raft, Huck's vivid descriptions capture the sights, smells, sounds, and rhythms of life on the great river. As they encounter traveling actors, con men, lynch mobs, thieves, and Southern gentility, his shrewd comments reveal the dark side of human nature. By the end of the story, Huck has learned about the dignity and worth of human life and Twain has exposed the moral blindness of the "respectable" slave-holding society in which he lives.

Subject:

Finn, Huckleberry (Ficticious character)--Fiction

Subject:

Mississippi River--Fiction

Subject:

Fugitive slaves--Fiction

Subject:

Male friendship--Fiction

Subject:

Missouri--Fiction.

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Author photo

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