The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

By Mark Twain, Guy Cardwell, John Seelye, Walter Trier

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A nineteenth-century boy from a Mississippi River town recounts his adventures as he travels down the river with a runaway slave, encountering a family involved in a feud, two scoundrels pretending to be royalty, and Tom Sawyer's aunt who mistakes him for Tom. A nineteenth-century boy from a Mississippi River town recounts his adventures as he travels down the river with a runaway slave, encountering a family involved...

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December 31st 2002 by Penguin Classics

(first published December 1st 1884)

Edition Language
English

Quotes From "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn"

"All right, then, I'll go to hell."
"That is just the way with some people. They get down on a thing when they don’t know nothing about it."
"Human beings can be awful cruel to one another."
"Jim said that bees won't sting idiots, but I didn't believe that, because I tried them lots of times myself and they wouldn't sting me."
"Right is right, and wrong is wrong, and a body ain’t got no business doing wrong when he ain’t ignorant and knows better."
"I couldn't bear to think about it; and yet, somehow, I couldn't think about nothing else."
"I do not wish any reward but to know I have done the right thing."
"If you tell the truth you do not need a good memory!"

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