Understanding Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

Author by : Claudia Durst Johnson
Languange : en
Publisher by : Greenwood Publishing Group
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Description : Interdisciplinary primary materials for classroom use and student research illuminate the historical and social issues of this controversial American classic.


Understanding The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

Author by : Gary Wiener
Languange : en
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Description : An introduction to Twain's "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" discusses the author's life and the novel's plot, characters, and themes.


The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

Author by : Mark Twain
Languange : en
Publisher by : Jazzybee Verlag
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Description : The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is often considered Twain's greatest masterpiece. Combining his raw humor and startlingly mature material, Twain developed a novel that directly attacked many of the traditions the South held dear at the time of its publication. Huckleberry Finn is the main character, and through his eyes, the reader sees and judges the South, its faults, and its redeeming qualities. Huck's companion Jim, a runaway slave, provides friendship and protection while the two journey along the Mississippi on their raft. (From Gradesaver.com)


Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

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Languange : en
Publisher by : Random House Incorporated
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Description : A comprehensive edition of Mark Twain's great classic is based on never-before-published material and variations from the recently discovered original handwritten manuscript of the novel. 100,000 first printing. $100,000 ad/promo.


New Essays On Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

Author by : Louis J. Budd
Languange : en
Publisher by : CUP Archive
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Description : Describes the publishing history and contemporary reception of the novel and discusses Huckleberry Finn's style, language, and rhetoric


Mark Twain S Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

Author by : Alan Gribben
Languange : en
Publisher by : NewSouth Books
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Description : In a radical departure from standard editions, Mark Twain’s most famous novel is published here with one disturbing racial label translated as “slave.” In seeking to record accurately the speech of uneducated boys and adults along the Mississippi River in the 1840s, Twain casually included an epithet that is diminishing the potential audience for his masterpiece. While dozens of other editions preserve the inflammatory slur that the author employed for the sake of realism, the NewSouth Edition proves that the main point of Twain’s masterpiece—the immense harm deriving from inhumane social conformity—comes through just as vibrantly without obliging readers to confront hundreds of insulting racial pejoratives. The editor’s Introduction supplies the historical and literary context for Twain’s groundbreaking book, along with a helpful guide to his satirical targets.


Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

Author by : Mark Twain
Languange : en
Publisher by : Ignatius Press
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Total Read : 60
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Description : Focuses on traditional readings of the classics of world literature. Suitable for tradition-minded literature professors this title offers them an alternative for their students. It helps the reader to achieve a level of critical and literary appreciation befitting the works themselves.


The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn And Zombie Jim

Author by : Mark Twain
Languange : en
Publisher by : Simon and Schuster
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Description : THERE WARN’T NO HOME LIKE A RAFT, AFTER ALL. THE MONSTERS CAIN’T GET YOU THERE. NOT SO EASY. Free at last! Huckleberry Finn and Bagger Jim, his dearest, deadest friend, have set sail on a great adventure once again, but this time rattlers, scammers, and robbers are the least of their worries. The pox is killing men and bringing them back meaner and hungrier than ever, and zombies all over are giving in to their urges to eat. Huck can’t be sure that friendship will keep him from getting eaten up too, but with a price on Jim’s head for the murder Huck staged of himself, they’ve got to rely on each other and the mighty Mississippi to make their great escape. . . .


Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn Thrift Study Edition

Author by : Mark Twain
Languange : en
Publisher by : Courier Corporation
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Description : Includes the unabridged text of Twain's classic novel plus a complete study guide that features chapter-by-chapter summaries, explanations and discussions of the plot, question-and-answer sections, author biography, historical background, and more.


Mark Twain S Adventures Of Tom Sawyer And Huckleberry Finn

Author by : Alan Gribben
Languange : en
Publisher by : NewSouth Books
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Description : Mark Twain’s two most famous novels are published here as the continuous narrative that he originally envisioned. Twain started writing Adventures of Huckleberry Finn soon after finishing The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876), but difficulties with the sequel took him eight years to resolve. Consequently his contemporary readers failed to view the volumes as the companion books he had intended. In the twentieth century, publishers, librarians, and academics continued to separate the two titles, with the result that they are seldom read sequentially even though they feature many of the same characters and their narratives open in the identical Mississippi River village, St. Petersburg. This Original Text Edition brings the stories back together and faithfully follows the wording of the first editions.