Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : an authoritative text, contexts and sources, criticism /

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Main Author: Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
Other Authors: Cooley, Thomas, 1942-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Norton, c1999.
Edition:3rd ed.
Series:Norton critical edition.
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface to the third edition
  • Note on the text and illustrations
  • The text of adventures of Huckleberry Finn
  • Contexts and sources
  • Mark twain
  • Letters about Huckleberry Finn
  • From the autobiography
  • The "poet lariat," the "Sweet Singer of Michigan," and young Sam Clemens / Bloodgood H. Cutter
  • On the death of his beloved wife / Julia A. Moore
  • Little Andrew / Sam Clemens
  • To Jennie and to Mollie
  • Publishing circular confidential terms to agents
  • Banned book: One hundred years of "trouble" for Huck's book
  • Boston transcript, March 1885
  • Springfield Republican, March 1885
  • Mark Twain
  • Replies to the newspapers / John H. Wallace
  • Case against Huck Finn / Earl F. Briden
  • Kemble's "specialty" and the pictorial countertext of Huckleberry Finn / David Carkeet
  • Dialects in Huckleberry Finn / Mark Twain
  • True story, repeated word for word as I heard it / Sociable Jimmy
  • Criticism
  • Early responses
  • William Ernest Henley
  • Review: Adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Brander Matthews
  • Review: Adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Robert Bridges
  • Mark Twain's blood-curdling humor / Thomas Sergeant Perry
  • First major American review
  • Modern views / Victor A. Doyno
  • From writing Huck Finn: Mark Twain's creative process / T.S. Eliot
  • Introduction to adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Jane Smiley
  • Say it ain't so, Huck: Second thoughts on Mark Twain's "masterpiece" / David L. Smith
  • Huck, Jim, and American racial discourse / Shelley Fisher Fishkin
  • Jimmy [from was Huck black?] / James R. Kincaid
  • Voices on the Mississippi [review of was Huck black?] / Toni Morrison
  • This amazing, troubling book
  • Mark Twain: Chronology
  • Selected bibliography.