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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

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'Most of the adventures recorded in this book really occurred; one or two were experiences of my own, the rest those of boys who were schoolmates of mine. Huck Finn is drawn from life; Tom Sawyer also, but not from an individual, he is a combination of the characteristics of three boys whom I knew, and therefore belongs to the composite order of architecture. (...) Although my book is intended mainly for the entertainment of boys and girls, I hope it will not be shunned by men and women on that account, for part of my plan has been to try to pleasantly remind adults of what they once were themselves, and of how they felt and thought and talked, and what queer enterprises they sometimes engaged in.' (The Author, Hartford, 1876)

Item details

Author(s):
Mark Twain
Condition:
As new
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9788497890571
Number of pages:
256
Publisher:
The Children's Golden Library
Title:
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

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'Most of the adventures recorded in this book really occurred; one or two were experiences of my own, the rest those of boys who were schoolmates of mine. Huck Finn is drawn from life; Tom Sawyer also, but not from an individual, he is a combination of the characteristics of three boys whom I knew, and therefore belongs to the composite order of architecture. (...) Although my book is intended mainly for the entertainment of boys and girls, I hope it will not be shunned by men and women on that account, for part of my plan has been to try to pleasantly remind adults of what they once were themselves, and of how they felt and thought and talked, and what queer enterprises they sometimes engaged in.' (The Author, Hartford, 1876)

Author(s):
Mark Twain
Condition:
As new
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9788497890571
Number of pages:
256
Publisher:
The Children's Golden Library
Title:
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

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