Publisher description for Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : "Tom Sawyer's comrade", scene: the Mississippi Valley, time: early nineteenth century / Mark Twain ; with an introduction by Padgett Powell and a new afterword by Jayne Anne Phillips.
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The adventure of a lifetime
Tom Sawyer's pal Huck Finn finds himself on the run, floating down the Mississippi with Jim, a runaway slave. With rich description as well as sharp satire, Twain vividly recreates the world he knew as a child.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Finn, Huckleberry (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Mississippi River -- Fiction.
Runaway children -- Fiction.
Male friendship -- Fiction.
Fugitive slaves -- Fiction.
Race relations -- Fiction.
Missouri -- Fiction.
Boys -- Fiction.