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The Resource A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court., With photos. of Mark Twain and his environment as well as drawings from early editions of the book, together with an introd. by E. Hudson Long

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court., With photos. of Mark Twain and his environment as well as drawings from early editions of the book, together with an introd. by E. Hudson Long

Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court.
Title
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court.
Statement of responsibility
With photos. of Mark Twain and his environment as well as drawings from early editions of the book, together with an introd. by E. Hudson Long
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A blow on the head transports a Yankee to 528 A.D. where he proceeds to modernize King Arthur's kingdom by organizing a school system, constructing telephone lines, and inventing the printing press
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1835-1910
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Twain, Mark
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ3.C59
  • PS1308
LC item number
Co21
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Great illustrated classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Americans
  • Arthurian romances
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Kings and rulers
  • Time travel
  • Britons
  • Americans
  • Arthurian romances
  • Britons
  • Kings and rulers
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Time travel
  • Great Britain
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Time travel
Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court., With photos. of Mark Twain and his environment as well as drawings from early editions of the book, together with an introd. by E. Hudson Long
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A word of explanation -- Camelot -- King Arthur's court -- Knights of the Round Table -- Sir Dinadan and the humorist -- An inspiration -- The eclipse -- Merlin's tower -- The boss -- The tournament -- Beginnings of civilization -- The Yankee in search of adventure -- Slow torture -- Freeman -- "Defend thee, lord!" -- Sandy's tale -- Morgan Lefay -- A royal banquet -- In the queen's dungeons -- Knight-errantry as a trade -- The ogre's castle -- The pilgrims -- The holy fountain -- Restoration of the fountain -- A rival magician -- A competitive examination -- The first newspaper -- The Yankee and the king travel incognito -- Drilling the king -- The smallpox hut -- The tragedy of the manor-house -- Marco -- Dowley's humiliation -- Sixth-century political economy -- The Yankee and the king sold as slaves -- A pitiful incident -- An encounter in the dark -- An awful predicament -- Sir Launcelot [i.e., Lancelot] and knights to the rescue -- The Yankee's fight with the knights -- Three years later -- The interdict -- War! -- The battle of the sand-belt -- A postscript by Clarence -- Final P. S. by M. T
Control code
ocm01874610
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
450 pages
Lccn
60011017
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)1874610
Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court., With photos. of Mark Twain and his environment as well as drawings from early editions of the book, together with an introd. by E. Hudson Long
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A word of explanation -- Camelot -- King Arthur's court -- Knights of the Round Table -- Sir Dinadan and the humorist -- An inspiration -- The eclipse -- Merlin's tower -- The boss -- The tournament -- Beginnings of civilization -- The Yankee in search of adventure -- Slow torture -- Freeman -- "Defend thee, lord!" -- Sandy's tale -- Morgan Lefay -- A royal banquet -- In the queen's dungeons -- Knight-errantry as a trade -- The ogre's castle -- The pilgrims -- The holy fountain -- Restoration of the fountain -- A rival magician -- A competitive examination -- The first newspaper -- The Yankee and the king travel incognito -- Drilling the king -- The smallpox hut -- The tragedy of the manor-house -- Marco -- Dowley's humiliation -- Sixth-century political economy -- The Yankee and the king sold as slaves -- A pitiful incident -- An encounter in the dark -- An awful predicament -- Sir Launcelot [i.e., Lancelot] and knights to the rescue -- The Yankee's fight with the knights -- Three years later -- The interdict -- War! -- The battle of the sand-belt -- A postscript by Clarence -- Final P. S. by M. T
Control code
ocm01874610
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
450 pages
Lccn
60011017
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)1874610

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