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Tom Sawyer abroad ; Tom Sawyer detective

by Mark Twain

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Missouri
    • Subjects:
    • Sawyer, Tom (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
    • Adventure stories, American,
    • Humorous stories, American,
    • Boys -- Fiction,
    • Missouri -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMark Twain ; foreword and notes by John C. Gerber ; text established by Terry Firkins.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesThe Mark Twain library
      ContributionsGerber, John C., Firkins, Terry., Twain, Mark, 1835-1910
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS1302 .G4 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 193 p. :
      Number of Pages193
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3783954M
      ISBN 100520045602, 0520045610
      LC Control Number81040325

      Find books like Tom Sawyer Abroad / Tom Sawyer, Detective from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Tom Sawyer Abroad /. Tom Sawyer attempts to solve a mysterious murder in this burlesque of the immensely popular detective novels of the time. Like Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the story is told using the first-person narrative voice of Huck Finn. Tom and Huck are once again in the .

      Tom Sawyer Abroad is a novel by Mark Twain published in It features Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn in a parody of Jules Verne-esque adventure stories. In the story, Tom, Huck, and Jim set sail to Africa in a futuristic hot air balloon, where they survive encounters with lions, robbers, and fleas to see some of the world’s greatest 3/5(1). It is set in the s in the fictional town of St. Petersburg, inspired by Hannibal, Missouri, where Twain lived as a boy. Also included are The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (), Tom Sawyer Abroad (), and Tom Sawyer, Detective ().

        This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader. A sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Tom Sawyer Abroad.4/5(1).   Tom Sawyer abroad --Tom Sawyer, detective --Stolen white elephant --Some rambling notes of an idle excursion --Facts concerning the recent carnival of crime in Connecticut --About magnanimous-incident literature --Punch, brothers, punch --Great revolution in Pitcairn --On the decay of the art of lying --Canvasser's tale


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It may thus seem strange that 's Tom Sawyer Abroad and 's Tom Sawyer, Detective are now almost by: 4. Mark Twain's novel The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and its follow-up The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn are two of American literature's most famous works and the latter one of its most acclaimed.

It may thus seem strange that 's Tom Sawyer Abroad and 's Tom Sawyer, Detective are now almost obscure/5(4). Mark Twain's novel The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and its follow-up The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn are two of American literature's most famous works and the latter one of its most acclaimed.

It may thus seem strange that 's Tom Sawyer Abroad and 's Tom Sawyer, Detective are now almost obscure/5(18).

(The rating is an average: Tom Sawyer Abroad gets 5 stars, and Tom Sawyer, Detective 3.) Relatively unknown, Tom Sawyer Abroad is an insightful masterpiece of parody, directed mainly at insufferable know-it-alls, but never forgoing a chance to take a poke at religion or contemporary society/5.

If Tom Sawyer Detective is to the original Tom/Huck books what Bad News Bears Go to Japan was to the original, then Tom Sawyer is the Mark Twain equivalent of Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol.

Tom, Huck, and the slave Jim get kidnapped by a mad scientist and /5. Tom Sawyer abroad, Tom Sawyer, detective, and other stories, etc., etc. By Mark Twain book.

Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers /5(3). Tom Sawyer Abroad / Tom Sawyer, Detective Book Description: These unjustly neglected works, among the most enjoyable of Mark Twain's novels, follow Tom, Huck, and Jim as they travel across the Atlantic in a balloon, then down the Mississippi to help solve a mysterious crime.

Tom Sawyer, Detective was much better than Tom Sawyer Abroad. Tom Sawyer Abroad didn't make any sense, and I think it could have largely been saved by the sentence, "and then I woke up from my dream" at the end Tom Sawyer, Detective was very Hardy Boys-esque.

While also not overly realistic, it was a fun read, even if the ending wasn't exactly /5. Tom Sawyer Abroad Tom Sawyer, Detective and Other Stories, Etc., Etc.

(Author's National Edition, The Writings of Mark Twain, Volume 2) by Mark Twain (Samuel L. Clemens) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Tom Sawyer Abroad, and Tom Sawyer, Detective.

by Mark Twain (Author), John C. Gerber (Editor), Paul Baender (Editor), Terry Firkins (Editor) April ; First Edition; Hardcover $, £ eBook $, £; Series The Works of Mark Twain; Title Details. Rights: Available worldwide Pages: ISBN. Book Four: Tom Sawyer, Detective Is an novel by Mark Twain.

It is a sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer () and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (), and a prequel to Tom Sawyer Abroad (). Tom Sawyer attempts to solve a mysterious murder in this burlesque of the immensely popular detective novels of the time/5(53).

Tom Sawyer Abroad / Tom Sawyer, Detective. by Mark Twain (Author), Terry Firkins (Editor), John C. Gerber (Foreword), Daniel Carter Beard (Illustrator), Richard A. Watson (Other) November ; First Edition; Paperback $, £ eBook $, £; Series Mark Twain Library; Title Details.

Rights: Available worldwide Pages: ISBN. TOM SAWYER, DETECTIVE. An Invitation for Tom and Huck 2. Jake Dunlap 3. A Diamond Robbery 4. The Three Sleepers 5. A Tragedy in the Woods 6. Plans to Secure the Diamonds 7.

A Night’s Vigil 8. Talking with the Ghost 9. Finding of Jubiter Dunlap The Arrest of Uncle Silas Tom Sawyer Discovers the Murderers. TOM SAWYER ABROAD. Tom Brand: Dover Publications. In "Tom Sawyer, Detective," Tom stays home in America in a humorous take-off of dime-mystery stories to solve a diamond robbery and the murder of "Jubiter Dunlap." This story was the basis for a film directed by Louis King and starring Billy Cook and Donald O'Connor.

Mass Market Paperback, First Printing, First Collier Books Edition. Tom Sawyer Abroad by Mark Twain and a great selection of related Tom Sawyer Abroad, Tom Sawyer Detective (The Complete Novels of Mark Twain) Mark (Samuel Clemens) Twain Condition: Good.

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Published inTom Sawyer Abroad is one of Mark Twain’s major ventures into science fiction. In it he resurrects the three characters so popular in Adventures of Huckleberry Finn-Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn, and Jim-and sends them on a balloon trip to Africa.

The balloon is less ingeniously engineered than the space ships in present-day films and science fiction, but its wings and fans. TOM SAWYER ABROAD TOM SAWYER, DETECTIVE AND OTHER STORIES Etc., Etc.

by Twain, Mark [Clemens, Samuel L. ] Seller poor mans books Published Condition. Tom Sawyer, Detective is an novel by Mark Twain. It is a sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (), Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (), and Tom Sawyer Abroad ().

Tom Sawyer attempts to solve a mysterious murder in this burlesque of the immensely popular detective novels of the : Mark Twain. Tom puts his mail-order detective kit to good use as he and Huck get involved in a diamond heist, meet a mysterious stranger, and borrow a bloodhound to discover a shallow grave.

In Tom Sawyer Abroad, Jim joins the boys for a grand adventure in the style of a Jules Verne novel. Tom recruits his friends for a trip to St. Louis to see an : Dover Publications. These unjustly neglected works, among the most enjoyable of Mark Twain's novels, follow Tom, Huck, and Jim as they travel across the Atlantic in a balloon, then down the Mississippi to help solve a mysterious crime.

Both with the original illustrations by Dan Beard and A.B. Frost.4/5(3). An enjoyable, little known, short book by Mark Twain.

Tom Sawyer Abroad, includes some sharp political commentary over New York railroad investors as well as the New York customs house. It is filled with adventure and what I call "Huck-isms" and "Jim-flams."Reviews: 8.Tom Sawyer Abroad: Tom, Huck, and Jim embark on a globe-spanning balloon adventure with a mad professor in this sequel to Tom Sawyer.

Tom Sawyer, Detective: Tom and Huck solve the mystery of a diamond robbery, and a tangled web of murder and mistaken identity. This New Albion Press edition can be annotated, searched, and highlighted by the reader.

One was Tom Sawyer Abroad (), and the other is this short novel in which Tom Sawyer attempts to solve a mysterious murder, as narrated by Huck Finn. It is a satire of the immensely popular detective novels of the by: 2.