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Little Brown and Company. Boston, 1932.

Alan Dundes, Mother Wit From The Laughing Barrel.
Garland Publishing Company, Inc. New York & London, 1981.

Caroline Thomas Harnsberger. Mark Twain's Views of Religion.
The Schori Press. Evanston, 1961.

Joel Chandler Harris
Daddy Jake The Runaway.
The Century Company. New York, 1896.

Nights With Uncle Remus.
Houghton Mifflin Company. Boston & New York, 1883.

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D. Appleton & Company. New York, 1898.

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Western Printing and Lithographing Company. Hannibal, 1965.

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G.P. Putnam's Sons. New York & London, 1893.

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University of North Carolina Press. Chapel Hill, 1926.

Mark Twain
The Autobiography of Mark Twain. Harper & Row. New York, Evanston, & London, 1959.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. University of California Press. Berkeley & Los Angeles, 1985.