File name: 09_03_000122
Title: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer’s Comrade) [Front cover]
Creator/Contributor: Mark Twain (1835-1910)
Created/Published: New York
Date created: 1885
Physical description: book
Summary: Missouri-born Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known by his pen-name Mark Twain, published more than thirty books and hundreds of short stories and essays. The author of such iconic works as The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876), Life on the Mississippi (1883), and A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1889), Twain was a master at rendering colloquial speech and helped create and popularize a distinctive American literature built on American themes and language. This is the first American edition of Twain's most famous book, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, generally recognized as one of America's greatest novels.
Location: Boston Public Library, Rare Books & Manuscripts Department
Rights: No known restrictions.