Twain publishes Huck Finn

February 18, 1885

Twain publishes Huck Finn

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was published first in England and Canada on December 10, 1884. It wasn't published in the US until the following year on February 18, 1885.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adventures_of_Huckleberry_Finn