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The Resource The adventures of Tom Sawyer : authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, criticism, Mark Twain ; edited by Beverly Lyon Clark

The adventures of Tom Sawyer : authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, criticism, Mark Twain ; edited by Beverly Lyon Clark

Label
The adventures of Tom Sawyer : authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, criticism
Title
The adventures of Tom Sawyer
Title remainder
authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, criticism
Statement of responsibility
Mark Twain ; edited by Beverly Lyon Clark
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1835-1910
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Twain, Mark
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Clark, Beverly Lyon
Series statement
Norton critical editions
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sawyer, Tom (Fictitious character)
  • Adventure stories, American
  • Runaway children
  • Boys
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Missouri
  • Twain, Mark
  • Sawyer, Tom
Label
The adventures of Tom Sawyer : authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, criticism, Mark Twain ; edited by Beverly Lyon Clark
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 381-383)
Contents
  • text of The adventures of Tom Sawyer.
  • p. 1
  • Backgrounds and contexts.
  • p. 181
  • [Autobiography]/
  • Mark Twain,1835-1910
  • p. 183
  • Letter to Will Bowen, 6 February 1870/
  • Mark Twain, 1835-1910
  • p. 191
  • cave at Hannibal.
  • p. 193
  • Miss Clapp's school/
  • Mark Twain, 1835-1910
  • p. 197
  • old-time school-discipline/
  • Eli M. Rapp
  • p. 200
  • Dissection of the dead/
  • John Draper
  • p. 201
  • [The case against dissection].
  • p. 204
  • page that Becky tore?.
  • p. 208
  • Fire in a liquid form/
  • K. Patrick Ober
  • p. 209
  • Boy culture/
  • E. Anthony Rotundo
  • p. 213
  • [Mark Twain's Missouri]/
  • Robert Jackson
  • p. 221
  • story of the bad little boy who didn't come to grief/
  • Mark Twain, 1835-1910
  • p. 225
  • story of the good little boy who did not prosper/
  • Mark Twain, 1835-1910
  • p. 228
  • From Robin Hood and His Merry Foresters/
  • Stephen Percy
  • p. 231
  • Boy's manuscript/
  • Mark Twain 1835-1910
  • p. 239
  • Correspondence on The adventures of Tom Sawyer/
  • Mark Twain, 1835-1910
  • William Dean Howells
  • p. 253
  • [Revisions inspired by Howells]/
  • Bernard DeVoto
  • p. 260
  • Criticism.
  • p. 263
  • [Review]/
  • William Dean Howells
  • p. 265
  • composition and the structure of Tom Sawyer/
  • Hamlin L. Hill
  • p. 267
  • sanctioned rebel/
  • Judith Fetterley
  • p. 279
  • Boy books, bad boy books, and The adventures of Tom Sawyer/
  • Alan Gribben
  • p. 290
  • Masculinity and the logic of sympathy in The adventures of Tom Sawyer/
  • Glenn Hendler
  • p. 306
  • Why Mark Twain murdered Injun Joe - and will never be indicted/
  • Carter Revard
  • p. 332
  • "200 rattling pictures" : True Williams and the imagetext of the first American edition of The adventures of Tom Sawyer/
  • Susan R. Gannon
  • p. 353
  • Mark Twain : a chronology.
  • p. 379
Control code
ocm70911207
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 383 p.
Isbn
9780393926033
Lccn
2006047302
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The adventures of Tom Sawyer : authoritative text, backgrounds and contexts, criticism, Mark Twain ; edited by Beverly Lyon Clark
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 381-383)
Contents
  • text of The adventures of Tom Sawyer.
  • p. 1
  • Backgrounds and contexts.
  • p. 181
  • [Autobiography]/
  • Mark Twain,1835-1910
  • p. 183
  • Letter to Will Bowen, 6 February 1870/
  • Mark Twain, 1835-1910
  • p. 191
  • cave at Hannibal.
  • p. 193
  • Miss Clapp's school/
  • Mark Twain, 1835-1910
  • p. 197
  • old-time school-discipline/
  • Eli M. Rapp
  • p. 200
  • Dissection of the dead/
  • John Draper
  • p. 201
  • [The case against dissection].
  • p. 204
  • page that Becky tore?.
  • p. 208
  • Fire in a liquid form/
  • K. Patrick Ober
  • p. 209
  • Boy culture/
  • E. Anthony Rotundo
  • p. 213
  • [Mark Twain's Missouri]/
  • Robert Jackson
  • p. 221
  • story of the bad little boy who didn't come to grief/
  • Mark Twain, 1835-1910
  • p. 225
  • story of the good little boy who did not prosper/
  • Mark Twain, 1835-1910
  • p. 228
  • From Robin Hood and His Merry Foresters/
  • Stephen Percy
  • p. 231
  • Boy's manuscript/
  • Mark Twain 1835-1910
  • p. 239
  • Correspondence on The adventures of Tom Sawyer/
  • Mark Twain, 1835-1910
  • William Dean Howells
  • p. 253
  • [Revisions inspired by Howells]/
  • Bernard DeVoto
  • p. 260
  • Criticism.
  • p. 263
  • [Review]/
  • William Dean Howells
  • p. 265
  • composition and the structure of Tom Sawyer/
  • Hamlin L. Hill
  • p. 267
  • sanctioned rebel/
  • Judith Fetterley
  • p. 279
  • Boy books, bad boy books, and The adventures of Tom Sawyer/
  • Alan Gribben
  • p. 290
  • Masculinity and the logic of sympathy in The adventures of Tom Sawyer/
  • Glenn Hendler
  • p. 306
  • Why Mark Twain murdered Injun Joe - and will never be indicted/
  • Carter Revard
  • p. 332
  • "200 rattling pictures" : True Williams and the imagetext of the first American edition of The adventures of Tom Sawyer/
  • Susan R. Gannon
  • p. 353
  • Mark Twain : a chronology.
  • p. 379
Control code
ocm70911207
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 383 p.
Isbn
9780393926033
Lccn
2006047302
Other physical details
ill.

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