Part of the answer lies in his writing. You feel mighty free and easy and comfortable on a raft.
It had served its purpose, for by the time Twain was getting ready to melt down those hard-won plates, he had already seen his second book through the press, and watched it become a best seller.
Confident that he is now safe, Huck explores the island until he stumbles upon fresh campfire ashes.
It could be ordered with gilt edges, in full sheep, three-quarter morocco, and three- quarter calf. Collectors should be aware that the early black cloth bindings, unlike the bindings on Twain's later books, are very hard to find in truly fine condition. The size of the first edition is not known, but surviving copies would suggest there was but one printing of the sheets.
In comes Mr. A belief that killing a spider is a bad sign, touching snakeskin with bare hands can only bring bad luck, and the belief that a hairball can tell a persons future, are all examples of some of the superstitions found throughout their journey.