The prince and the pauper

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Two boys exchange their clothes and their lives in Mark Twain's classic satiric comedy. They are the same age. They look alike. In fact, there is but one difference between them: Tom Canty is a child of the London slums; Edward Tudor is heir to the throne of England. Just how insubstantial this difference really is becomes clear when a chance encounter leads to an exchange of roles…with the pauper caught up in the pomp and folly of the royal court, and the prince wandering, horror-stricken, through the lower depths of sixteenth-century English society. Out of the theme of switched identities, Mark Twain has fashioned both a scathing attack upon social hypocrisy and injustice and an irresistible comedy imbued with the sense of high-spirited play that belongs to his most creative period.With an Afterword by Everett Emerson 
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9781612474540
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9789629544379
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142375168
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Written by quintessential American humor writer Mark Twain, The Prince and the Pauper offers an extraordinarily insightful glimpse into the British system of social classes. Although the novel was intended for children and young adults, it's a rollicking read for all fans of engrossing fiction.

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title The prince and the pauper
title_alt Prince & the pauper.
title_display The prince and the pauper
title_full The Prince and The Pauper, The prince and the pauper / Mark Twain, The prince and the pauper / Mark Twain ; supplementary materials written by Karen Davidson ; series edited by Cynthia Brantley Johnson, The prince and the pauper / Samuel Clemens, The prince and the pauper [electronic resource] / Mark Twain, The prince and the pauper [electronic resource] / Mark Twain ; [edited by Philip M. Parker], The prince and the pauper [electronic resource] / by Mark Twain, The prince and the pauper [sound recording] / by Mark Twain
title_short The prince and the pauper
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