search for books and compare prices
cover image
Life on the Mississippi
Price
Store
Arrives
Preparing
Shipping
The price is the lowest for any condition, which may be new or used; other conditions may also be available. Rental copies must be returned at the end of the designated period, and may involve a deposit.
Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Buccaneer Books
Publication date June 1, 1983
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780899664699
ISBN-10 0899664695
Dimensions 1 by 6 by 9 in.
Weight 1.25 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $25.95
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Relates Twain's youthful adventures on the Mississippi River and the historical events of the era
Amazon.com description: Product Description:

It's Time to Rediscover the Wonderful Books We All Cherish.

"The Mississippi is well worth reading about. It is not a commonplace river but on the contrary is in all ways remarkable."-- Mark Twain

0riginally published in 1883, Life on the Mississippi is Mark Twain's memoir of his youthful years as a cub pilot on a steamboat paddling up and down the Mississippi River. Twain used his childhood experiences growing up along the Mississippi in a number of works, including The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, but nowhere is the river and the pilot's life more thoroughly described than in this work. Told with insight, humor, and candor, Life on the Mississippi is an American classic.



Pricing is shown for items sent to or within the U.S., excluding shipping and tax. Please consult the store to determine exact fees. No warranties are made express or implied about the accuracy, timeliness, merit, or value of the information provided. Information subject to change without notice. isbn.nu is not a bookseller, just an information source.