The Prince And The Pauper (amazonclassics Edition)

November 14, 2017|
The Prince And The Pauper (amazonclassics Edition) by Mark Twain


Poor boy Tom Canty admires the royals who seem so far out of his reach in sixteenth-century English society, but when he meets young Prince Edward, he realizes they are very much alike. They share the same birthday and the same face. And when Edward dons Tom’s rags, and Tom slips into the royal cloak, no one can tell them apart. The wrong prince will soon be crowned king, unless Edward can produce the Great Seal of England in time to prove his right to the throne.

In The Prince and the Pauper, Mark Twain sheds satiric light on class distinctions, personal identity, and power dynamics that seem as germane today as ever before.

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Revised edition: Previously published as The Prince and the Pauper, this edition of The Prince and the Pauper (AmazonClassics Edition) includes editorial revisions.

Known best by his pen name, American novelist and humorist Mark Twain (1835–1910) grew up as Samuel L. Clemens in the tiny town of Hannibal, Missouri. His home on the Mississippi River inspired his classic novels The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, which showcase and skewer the American South through co...
Title:The Prince And The Pauper (amazonclassics Edition)
Product dimensions:254 pages, 8.2 X 5.5 X 0.68 in
Shipping dimensions:254 pages, 8.2 X 5.5 X 0.68 in
Published:November 14, 2017
Publisher:Amazon Publishing
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781542049511

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