Symbolism In Huckleberry Finn

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Huck Finn The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is an incredible novel. It was written by Mark Twain in 1884. (Shmoop) Although this novel has been banned in many school libraries due to it having slavery and offensive language, it is on many college reading lists because of its many literary devices. It incorporates many of the common elements such as symbolism, theme, tone, setting, irony and kjldhvkjzxk. Symbolism can be found in many places throughout the book, but the Mississippi River is the main symbol of this story. The Mississippi River symbolizes freedom in the story. Before Huck and Jim take a journey on the rapids, Huck feels as if he is restricted by society (Shmoop). Afterwards, there is nothing to hold him back. Hence the river
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