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The annotated Huckleberry Finn : Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's comrade)

by:Twain, Mark, 1835-1910

A feisty young boy fakes his own death to escape his abusive father and heads off down the Mississippi River with his newfound friend Jim, a runaway slave.

Editions:4541  Date:1800 - 2018  Genre(s):Adventure fiction, Humorous fiction, Bildungsromans, Action and adventure fiction, Action and adventure fiction

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The adventures of Tom Sawyer

by:Twain, Mark, 1835-1910

The adventures and pranks of a mischievous boy growing up in a Mississippi River town in the early nineteeenth century.

Editions:4731  Date:0001 - 2018  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Adventure fiction, Humorous fiction, Juvenile works, Action and adventure fiction, Action and adventure fiction

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Emma

by:Austen, Jane, 1775-1817

Emma Woodhouse imagines that she dominates those around her in the small town of Highbury, but her inept matchmaking creates problems for herself and others.

Editions:2832  Date:0802 - 2018  Genre(s):Love stories, Humorous fiction, Romance fiction, Romance fiction, Drama

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The history of Tom Jones, a foundling

by:Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754

Lusty tale set in 18th century England. Tom Jones is an orphan raised by the village squire who grows up to be a handsome young man with a way with women. He loves the daughter of a neighboring landowner, and falls into many adventures in pursuit of her, including duels, bedroom romps and prison!

Editions:1947  Date:1749 - 2018  Genre(s):Humorous fiction, Bildungsromans, Humorous fiction, Humorous fiction, Bildungsromans

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Vanity fair

by:Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863

Chronicles the exploits of Becky Sharp, an unscrupulous young woman who is determined to achieve wealth and social success.

Editions:2081  Date:1678 - 2018  Genre(s):Satire, Satirical literature, Satirical literature, History, Humorous fiction

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A sentimental journey through France and Italy

by:Sterne, Laurence, 1713-1768

Best known for his novel Tristram Shandy, author Laurence Sterne drew upon his experiences in the 1760s, when he travelled extensively through France and Italy, to create this fictional travelogue. --From publisher's description.

Editions:2141  Date:1750 - 2018  Genre(s):Psychological fiction, Humorous fiction, Psychological fiction

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The authoritative Calvin and Hobbes

by:Watterson, Bill

A large-format treasury of cartoons featuring the mischievous six-year-old Calvin and his stuffed tiger Hobbes.

Editions:312  Date:1974 - 2014  Genre(s):Comics (Graphic works), Comic books, strips, etc, Comic books, strips, etc, Comics (Graphic works), Humorous fiction

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Charlie and the great glass elevator : the further adventures of Charlie Bucket and Willy Wonka, chocolate-maker extraordinary

by:Dahl, Roald

Each of five children lucky enough to discover an entry ticket into Mr. Willy Wonka's mysterious chocolate factory takes advantage of the situation in his own way.

Editions:292  Date:1962 - 2017  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Humorous fiction, Humorous fiction, Humorous fiction, Fantasy fiction

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The adventures of Huckleberry Finn

by:Twain, Mark, 1835-1910

The adventures of a boy growing up in half-settled Missouri in the 1840's, who with a runaway slave floated down the Mississippi on a raft.

Editions:896  Date:1884 - 2018  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Adventure fiction, Humorous fiction, Bildungsromans, Juvenile works

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Dead souls

by:Gogolʹ, Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich, 1809-1852

Dead Souls is one of the most unusual works of nineteenth-century fiction and a devastating satire on social hypocrisy. Chichikov, a mysterious stranger, arrives in a provincial town and visits a succession of landowners to make each a strange offer. He proposes to buy the names of dead serfs still registered on the census, saving their owners from paying tax on them, and to use these "souls" as collateral to reinvent himself as a gentleman.-Amazon.com.

Editions:1268  Date:1842 - 2018  Genre(s):Humorous fiction

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