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The Resource Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : an authoritative text, contexts and sources, criticism, Mark Twain ; edited by Thomas Cooley

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : an authoritative text, contexts and sources, criticism, Mark Twain ; edited by Thomas Cooley

Label
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : an authoritative text, contexts and sources, criticism
Title
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Title remainder
an authoritative text, contexts and sources, criticism
Statement of responsibility
Mark Twain ; edited by Thomas Cooley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume reprints the Iowa-California text of Twain's classic novel about the son of the town drunk who joins an escaped slave in a bid for freedom down the Mississippi River. Includes annotations, documents, information about the author, and critical excerpts
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1835-1910
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Twain, Mark
Dewey number
813/.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS1305.A2
LC item number
C66 1999
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cooley, Thomas
Series statement
Norton critical edition
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Twain, Mark
  • Finn, Huckleberry
  • Mississippi River
  • Runaway children
  • Male friendship
  • Fugitive slaves
  • Race relations
  • Missouri
  • Boys
Label
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : an authoritative text, contexts and sources, criticism, Mark Twain ; edited by Thomas Cooley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 397-398)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the third edition -- Note on the text and illustrations -- The text of adventures of Huckleberry Finn -- Contexts and sources -- Letters about Huckleberry Finn / Mark Twain -- From The autobiography / Mark Twain -- The "poet lariat," the "Sweet Singer of Michigan," and Young Sam Clemens -- On the death of his beloved wife / Bloodgood H. Cutter -- Little Andrew / Julia A. Moore -- To Jennie and to Mollie / Sam Clemens -- Publishing circular, confidential terms to agents -- A banned book : one hundred years of "trouble" for Huck's book -- Boston transcript, March 1885 -- Springfield Republican, March 1885 -- Replies to the newspapers / Mark Twain -- The case against Huck Finn / John H. Wallace -- Kemble's "specialty" and the pictorial countertext of Huckleberry Finn / Earl F. Briden -- The dialects in Huckleberry Finn / David Carkeet -- A true story, repeated word for word as I heard it / Mark Twain -- Sociable Jimmy / Mark Twain -- Criticism -- Early responses -- Review : The adventures of Huckleberry Finn / William Ernest Henley -- Review : Adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Brander Matthews -- Mark Twain's blood-curdling humor / Robert Bridges -- [First major American review] / Thomas Sergeant Perry -- Modern views -- From Writing Huck Finn : Mark Twain's creative process / Victor A. Doyno -- Introduction to Adventures of Huckleberry Finn / T.S. Eliot -- Say it ain't so, Huck : second thoughts on Mark Twain's "masterpiece" / Jane Smiley -- Huck, Jim, and American racial discourse / David L. Smith -- Jimmy [from Was Huck black?] / Shelley Fisher Fishkin -- Voices on the Mississippi [review of Was Huck black?] / James R. Kincaid -- This amazing, troubling book / Toni Morrison -- Mark Twain : a chronology -- Selected bibliography
Control code
ocm38884119
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xi, 402 p.
Isbn
9780393966404
Lccn
98006901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)38884119
Label
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : an authoritative text, contexts and sources, criticism, Mark Twain ; edited by Thomas Cooley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 397-398)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the third edition -- Note on the text and illustrations -- The text of adventures of Huckleberry Finn -- Contexts and sources -- Letters about Huckleberry Finn / Mark Twain -- From The autobiography / Mark Twain -- The "poet lariat," the "Sweet Singer of Michigan," and Young Sam Clemens -- On the death of his beloved wife / Bloodgood H. Cutter -- Little Andrew / Julia A. Moore -- To Jennie and to Mollie / Sam Clemens -- Publishing circular, confidential terms to agents -- A banned book : one hundred years of "trouble" for Huck's book -- Boston transcript, March 1885 -- Springfield Republican, March 1885 -- Replies to the newspapers / Mark Twain -- The case against Huck Finn / John H. Wallace -- Kemble's "specialty" and the pictorial countertext of Huckleberry Finn / Earl F. Briden -- The dialects in Huckleberry Finn / David Carkeet -- A true story, repeated word for word as I heard it / Mark Twain -- Sociable Jimmy / Mark Twain -- Criticism -- Early responses -- Review : The adventures of Huckleberry Finn / William Ernest Henley -- Review : Adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Brander Matthews -- Mark Twain's blood-curdling humor / Robert Bridges -- [First major American review] / Thomas Sergeant Perry -- Modern views -- From Writing Huck Finn : Mark Twain's creative process / Victor A. Doyno -- Introduction to Adventures of Huckleberry Finn / T.S. Eliot -- Say it ain't so, Huck : second thoughts on Mark Twain's "masterpiece" / Jane Smiley -- Huck, Jim, and American racial discourse / David L. Smith -- Jimmy [from Was Huck black?] / Shelley Fisher Fishkin -- Voices on the Mississippi [review of Was Huck black?] / James R. Kincaid -- This amazing, troubling book / Toni Morrison -- Mark Twain : a chronology -- Selected bibliography
Control code
ocm38884119
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xi, 402 p.
Isbn
9780393966404
Lccn
98006901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)38884119

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