How does Mark Twain use satire and stereotypes in The Adventure of Huckleberry Finn?

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How does Mark Twain use satire and stereotypes in The Adventure of Huckleberry Finn?

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Huckleberry Finn is full of people who base their lives on romantic literary models and stereotypes of various kinds. Tom Sawyer, the most obvious example, bases his life and actions on adventure novels. The deceased Emmeline Grangerford painted weepy maidens and wrote poems about dead children in the romantic style.