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A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, by Mark Twain

Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
Title
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
Statement of responsibility
by Mark Twain
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
VBM
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, by Mark Twain
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A witty tale about a 19th century New Englander who travels back to King Arthur's realm. The absurdities of both time periods are humorously revealed
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Color
black and white
Contents
Word of explanation -- Camelot -- King Arthur's court -- Knights of the table round -- Sir Dinadan the humorist -- Inspiration -- Eclipse -- Merlin's tower -- Boss -- Tournament -- Beginnings of civilization -- Yankee in search of adventure -- Slow torture -- Freemen! -- "Defend Thee, lord!" -- Sandy's tale -- Morgan Le Fay -- Royal banquet -- In the queen's dungeons -- Knight-errantry as a trade -- Ogre's castle -- Pilgrims -- Holy fountain -- Restoration of the fountain -- Rival magician -- Competitive examination -- First newspaper -- Yankee and the king travel incognito -- Drilling the king -- Smallpox hut -- Tragedy of the manor house -- Marco -- Dowley's -- humiliation -- Sixth-century political economy -- Yankee and the king sold as slaves -- Pitiful Incident -- Encounter in the dark -- Awful predicament -- Sir Lancelot and knights to the rescue -- Yankee's fight with the knights -- Three years later -- Interdict -- War! -- Battle of the sand belt -- Postscript by Clarence
Control code
32800867
Dimensions
18 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Bantam Classic ed.
Extent
274 p.
File format
one file format
Isbn
9780553211436
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm32800867
System details
Also available via HathiTrust (https://www.hathitrust.org); full access may be limited to partner institutions
Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, by Mark Twain
Publication
Note
A witty tale about a 19th century New Englander who travels back to King Arthur's realm. The absurdities of both time periods are humorously revealed
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Color
black and white
Contents
Word of explanation -- Camelot -- King Arthur's court -- Knights of the table round -- Sir Dinadan the humorist -- Inspiration -- Eclipse -- Merlin's tower -- Boss -- Tournament -- Beginnings of civilization -- Yankee in search of adventure -- Slow torture -- Freemen! -- "Defend Thee, lord!" -- Sandy's tale -- Morgan Le Fay -- Royal banquet -- In the queen's dungeons -- Knight-errantry as a trade -- Ogre's castle -- Pilgrims -- Holy fountain -- Restoration of the fountain -- Rival magician -- Competitive examination -- First newspaper -- Yankee and the king travel incognito -- Drilling the king -- Smallpox hut -- Tragedy of the manor house -- Marco -- Dowley's -- humiliation -- Sixth-century political economy -- Yankee and the king sold as slaves -- Pitiful Incident -- Encounter in the dark -- Awful predicament -- Sir Lancelot and knights to the rescue -- Yankee's fight with the knights -- Three years later -- Interdict -- War! -- Battle of the sand belt -- Postscript by Clarence
Control code
32800867
Dimensions
18 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Bantam Classic ed.
Extent
274 p.
File format
one file format
Isbn
9780553211436
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm32800867
System details
Also available via HathiTrust (https://www.hathitrust.org); full access may be limited to partner institutions

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