Tom Sawyer is a 3-LP box set containing a reading by Bing Crosby of an abridged version of Mark Twain’s classic story The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. It was recorded for Argo Records (UK) on September 3 and 5, 1975 at Argo Studios, 115 Fulham Road, London. Background music in the natural breaks in the story was composed by David T. Reilly and played by his father Tommy Reilly on the harmonica. The album has never been issued on CD.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain is an 1876 novel about a young boy growing up along the Mississippi River. It is set in the 1840s in the fictional town of St. Petersburg, inspired by Hannibal, Missouri, where Twain lived as a boy. In the novel Tom Sawyer has several adventures, often with his friend, Huckleberry Finn. Originally a commercial failure, the book ended up being the best selling of any of Twain's works during his lifetime.
Thomas Sawyer (/ˈsɔːjər/) is the title character of the Mark Twain novel The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876). He appears in three other novels by Twain: Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884), Tom Sawyer Abroad (1894), and Tom Sawyer, Detective (1896). Sawyer also appears in at least three unfinished Twain works, Huck and Tom Among the Indians, Schoolhouse Hill and Tom Sawyer's Conspiracy.
Tom Sawyer Quotes in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. The The Adventures of Tom Sawyer quotes below are all either spoken by Tom Sawyer or refer to Tom Sawyer. For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Tom Sawyer - Detective. Chapter 1 TOM! No answer.
Tracks in release Speechless. Trackname, Key, BPM, Publish date. Artists, Remixers, Label. 1. Speechless (Original Mix). 128 bpm, 2A, Eb minor, 2007-08-03, Progressive House, 0 1. Tom Sawyer.
Twain attempted to write a bunch of Tom Sawyer adventures, including Tom Sawyer Abroad (1894) and Tom Sawyer, Detective (1894), along with the unfinished Huck and Tom Among the Indians, Schoolhouse Hill, and Tom Sawyer's Conspiracy. There have been tons of film adaptations, TV specials, and spin-offs. And the Canadian progressive-rock band Rush has a song called "Tom Sawyer.
Tom Sawyer lives with his Aunt Polly and his half-brother Sid. He skips school to swim and is made to whitewash the fence the next day as punishment. He cleverly persuades his friends to trade him small treasures for the privilege of doing his work.