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The Resource A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court, Mark Twain ; edited with an introduction and notes by M. Thomas Inge

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court, Mark Twain ; edited with an introduction and notes by M. Thomas Inge

Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court
Title
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court
Statement of responsibility
Mark Twain ; edited with an introduction and notes by M. Thomas Inge
Title variation
  • Kid in King Arthur's Court
  • Black knight
  • Connecticut Yankee in King Arthurs Court
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What begins as a literary burlesque of British chivalry and culture grows into a disturbing satire of late 19th century technology and social thought
Member of
Summary
This satirical novel tells the story of Hank Morgan, the quintessential self-reliant New Englander, who brings to King Arthur's Age of Chivalry the "great and beneficent" miracles of nineteenth-century engineering and Yankee ingenuity
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
060003
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1835-1910
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Twain, Mark
Dewey number
813/.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS1308
LC item number
.A1 2008
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Inge, M. Thomas
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Oxford world's classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Kings and rulers
  • Americans
  • Time travel
  • Americans
  • Kings and rulers
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Time travel
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court, Mark Twain ; edited with an introduction and notes by M. Thomas Inge
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [xxii]-xxiii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn261344529
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxv, 360 p.
Isbn
9780199540587
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008275165
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)261344529
Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court, Mark Twain ; edited with an introduction and notes by M. Thomas Inge
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [xxii]-xxiii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn261344529
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxv, 360 p.
Isbn
9780199540587
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008275165
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)261344529

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