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The Resource The Adventures of Tom Sawyer : 135th Anniversary Edition, (electronic resource)

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer : 135th Anniversary Edition, (electronic resource)

Label
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer : 135th Anniversary Edition
Title
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Title remainder
135th Anniversary Edition
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This landmark anniversary edition contains a selection of Twain's hard-to-find letters and notes expressing his always-engaging opinions on the publication of Tom Sawyer
Member of
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1835-1910
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Twain, Mark
Dewey number
813.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baender, Paul
  • Gerber, John C
  • Williams, True W
Series statement
Mark Twain Library
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  • Sawyer, Tom (Fictitious character)
  • Runaway children
  • Child witnesses
  • Boys
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Missouri
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Missouri
Label
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer : 135th Anniversary Edition, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Illustrations; Foreword; The Writing of Tom Sawyer; The Adventures of Tom Sawyer; Dedication Page; Preface; 1. Y-o-u-u Tom--Aunt Polly Decides Upon her Duty--Tom Practices Music-The Challenge-A Private Entrance; 2. Strong Temptations--Strategic Movements--The Innocents Beguiled; 3. Tom as a General--Triumph and Reward--Dismal Felicity--Commission and Omission; 4. Mental Acrobatics--Attending Sunday--School--The Superintendent--"Showing off--Tom Lionized; 5. A Useful Minister--In Church--The Climax
  • 6. Self-Examination--Dentistry--The Midnight Charm--Witches and Devils--Cautious Approaches--Happy Hours7. A Treaty Entered Into--Early Lessons--A Mistake Made; 8. Tom Decides on his Course--Old Scenes Re-enacted; 9. A Solemn Situation--Grave Subjects Introduced--Injun Joe Explains; 10. The Solemn Oath--Terror Brings Repentance--Mental Punishment; 11. Muff Potter Comes Himself--Tom's Conscience at Work; 12. Tom Shows his Generosity--Aunt Polly Weakens; 13. The Young Pirates--Going to the Rendezvous--The Camp-Fire Talk; 14. Camp-Life--A Sensation--Tom Steals Away from Camp
  • 15. Tom Reconnoiters--Learns the Situation--Reports at Camp16. A Day's Amusements--Tom Reveals a Secret--The Pirates take a Lesson--A Night Surprise--An Indian War; 17. Memories of the Lost Heroes--The Point in Tom's Secret; 18. Tom's Feelings Investigated--Wonderful Dream--Becky Thatcher Overshadowed--Tom Becomes Jealous--Black Revenge; 19. Tom Tells the Truth; 20. Becky in a Dilemma--Tom's Nobility Asserts Itself; 21. Youthful Eloquence--Compositions by the Young Ladies--A Lengthy Vision--The Boys' Vengeance Satisfied; 22. Tom's Confidence Betrayed--Expects Signal Punishment
  • 23. Old Muff's Friends--Muff Potter in Court--Muff Potter Saved24. Tom as the Village Hero--Days of Splendor and Nights of Horror--Pursuit of Injun Joe; 25. About Kings and Diamonds--Search for the Treasure--Dead People and Ghosts; 26. The Haunted House--Sleepy Ghosts--A Box of Gold--Bitter Luck; 27. Doubts to be Settled--The Young Detectives; 28. An Attempt at No. Two--Huck Mounts Guard; 29. The Pic-nic--Huck on Injun Joe's Track--The "Revenge" Job--Aid for the Widow; 30. The Welchman Reports--Huck Under Fire--The Story Circulated--A New Sensation--Hope Giving Way to Despair
  • 31. An Exploring Expedition--Trouble Commences--Lost in the Cave--Total Darkness--Found but not Saved32. Tom tells the Story of their Escape--Tom's Enemy in Safe Quarters; 33. The Fate of Injun Joe--Huck and Tom Compare Notes--An Expedition to the Cave--Protection Against Ghosts--"An Awful Snug Place"--A Reception at the Widow Douglas's; 34. Springing a Secret--Mr. Jones' Surprise a Failure; 35. A New Order of Things--Poor Huck--New Adventures Planned; Conclusion; Explanatory Notes; Sources for Characters; Note on the Text
Control code
ocn794328502
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
1 online resource (306 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520946323
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794328502
Label
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer : 135th Anniversary Edition, (electronic resource)
Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Illustrations; Foreword; The Writing of Tom Sawyer; The Adventures of Tom Sawyer; Dedication Page; Preface; 1. Y-o-u-u Tom--Aunt Polly Decides Upon her Duty--Tom Practices Music-The Challenge-A Private Entrance; 2. Strong Temptations--Strategic Movements--The Innocents Beguiled; 3. Tom as a General--Triumph and Reward--Dismal Felicity--Commission and Omission; 4. Mental Acrobatics--Attending Sunday--School--The Superintendent--"Showing off--Tom Lionized; 5. A Useful Minister--In Church--The Climax
  • 6. Self-Examination--Dentistry--The Midnight Charm--Witches and Devils--Cautious Approaches--Happy Hours7. A Treaty Entered Into--Early Lessons--A Mistake Made; 8. Tom Decides on his Course--Old Scenes Re-enacted; 9. A Solemn Situation--Grave Subjects Introduced--Injun Joe Explains; 10. The Solemn Oath--Terror Brings Repentance--Mental Punishment; 11. Muff Potter Comes Himself--Tom's Conscience at Work; 12. Tom Shows his Generosity--Aunt Polly Weakens; 13. The Young Pirates--Going to the Rendezvous--The Camp-Fire Talk; 14. Camp-Life--A Sensation--Tom Steals Away from Camp
  • 15. Tom Reconnoiters--Learns the Situation--Reports at Camp16. A Day's Amusements--Tom Reveals a Secret--The Pirates take a Lesson--A Night Surprise--An Indian War; 17. Memories of the Lost Heroes--The Point in Tom's Secret; 18. Tom's Feelings Investigated--Wonderful Dream--Becky Thatcher Overshadowed--Tom Becomes Jealous--Black Revenge; 19. Tom Tells the Truth; 20. Becky in a Dilemma--Tom's Nobility Asserts Itself; 21. Youthful Eloquence--Compositions by the Young Ladies--A Lengthy Vision--The Boys' Vengeance Satisfied; 22. Tom's Confidence Betrayed--Expects Signal Punishment
  • 23. Old Muff's Friends--Muff Potter in Court--Muff Potter Saved24. Tom as the Village Hero--Days of Splendor and Nights of Horror--Pursuit of Injun Joe; 25. About Kings and Diamonds--Search for the Treasure--Dead People and Ghosts; 26. The Haunted House--Sleepy Ghosts--A Box of Gold--Bitter Luck; 27. Doubts to be Settled--The Young Detectives; 28. An Attempt at No. Two--Huck Mounts Guard; 29. The Pic-nic--Huck on Injun Joe's Track--The "Revenge" Job--Aid for the Widow; 30. The Welchman Reports--Huck Under Fire--The Story Circulated--A New Sensation--Hope Giving Way to Despair
  • 31. An Exploring Expedition--Trouble Commences--Lost in the Cave--Total Darkness--Found but not Saved32. Tom tells the Story of their Escape--Tom's Enemy in Safe Quarters; 33. The Fate of Injun Joe--Huck and Tom Compare Notes--An Expedition to the Cave--Protection Against Ghosts--"An Awful Snug Place"--A Reception at the Widow Douglas's; 34. Springing a Secret--Mr. Jones' Surprise a Failure; 35. A New Order of Things--Poor Huck--New Adventures Planned; Conclusion; Explanatory Notes; Sources for Characters; Note on the Text
Control code
ocn794328502
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
1 online resource (306 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520946323
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794328502

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