Analysis; Critical Essays. Discussion and Analysis In Chapter 30 the duke is seen in a better light than we have seen him so far in the novel.. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is an 1884.
While Huckleberry Finn is a novel obsessed with race, however, it is also a novel obsessed with the absence of race. Huck and Jim find happiness only on Jackson’s Island, the site of their first meeting, where the two manage to briefly transcend race altogether.