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Author Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.

Title Mississippi writings / Mark Twain.

Publisher New York, N.Y. : Library of America : Distributed to the trade by Penguin Group, c1982.
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LIBRARY CALL # STATUS
 Standley Lake Library  813.4 TWAIN    ON SHELF
 Columbine Library  813.4 TWAIN    ON SHELF
Description 1126 p. ; 21 cm.
Series The Library of America ; 5
Library of America ; 5.
Summary The adventures of Tom Sawyer: The adventures and pranks of a mischievous boy growing up in a Mississippi River town in the early nineteeenth century.
Life on the Mississippi: Twain recounts growing up alongside the Mississippi River and achieving his boyhood dream of being a river pilot
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: The adventures and pranks of a mischievous boy growing up in a Mississippi River town in the early nineteeenth century.
Pudd'nhead Wilson: When a mulatto slave woman switches her own infant with the look-alike son of a wealthy merchant, it takes Pudd'nhead Wilson, the town eccentric, to put things right again.
Note "Guy Cardwell wrote the notes for this volume."--P. opposite t.p.
Reprint of works originally published 1876-1903.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The adventures of Tom Sawyer -- Life on the Mississippi -- Adventures of Huckleberry Finn -- Pudd'nhead Wilson.
Subject Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Homes and haunts -- Mississippi River Valley.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Travel -- Mississippi River Valley.
Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography.
Sawyer, Tom (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Finn, Huckleberry (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Impostors and imposture -- Fiction.
Race relations -- Fiction.
Prejudices -- Fiction.
Slavery -- Fiction.
Mississippi River -- Fiction.
Mississippi River Valley -- Description and travel
United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction.
United States -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Fiction.
American literature -- 19th century.
Other Author Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Adventures of Tom Sawyer.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Life on the Mississippi.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Pudd'nhead Wilson.
Cardwell, Guy, 1905-
Unif Title Selections. 1982
Call # 813.4 TWAIN
Standard # sky222914215 sky203841359
ISBN 9780940450073
0940450070
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