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PRINCE AND THE PAUPER, THE

  • Author: Mark Twain
  • Catalogue No: 615219
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    • Suitable for all
  • Geographical Restrictions: None
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Synopsis

Set in 1547, this is the story of two young boys who are identical in appearance: Tom Canty, a pauper and Edward VI, son of Henry VIII of England. The two boys meet, and for a joke decide to switch clothes. The repercussions of this illustrate England’s unfair justice system at the time.