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Author Sloane, David E. E., 1943-

Title Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : American comic vision / David E.E. Sloane
Published Boston, Mass. : Twayne Publishers, [1988]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 170 pages)
Series Gale virtual reference library
Twayne's masterwork studies ; no. 18
Gale virtual reference library.
Twayne's masterwork studies ; no. 18
Contents Historical context -- The importance of the work -- Critical reception -- A reading -- Undermining authority -- Huck acts, an escape from sivilization -- The raft and the river: defining an ethic -- The duke and dauphin: authoritarian fraud -- The Wilks episode: Huck and Mary Jane -- Huck's moral reasoning as heroism -- The last fifth of the novel as echo: the Phelps farm -- Tying up the loose ends
Summary Provides in-depth analysis of the literary work Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, as well as its importance and critical reception. Includes a chronology of the life and works of the author
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Finn, Huckleberry (Fictitious character)
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Humor.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
SUBJECT Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Finn, Huckleberry (Fictitious character) fast
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. fast
Twain, Mark. swd
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Twain, Mark) fast
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. swd
Subject Comic, The, in literature.
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Twain)
Comic, The, in literature.
Literatura norte americana (historia e critica)
Genre/Form Humor.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0805717293