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was mark twains book adventures of tom sawyer literary device be considered humor?

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  1. Humor is definitely one of his devices.
    To achieve this he often uses "irony".
    He also uses dialect (slang). Twain uses a straight forward, no nonsense style. He "tells it as it is."

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    http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/tomsawyer/themes.html

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