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A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court

Author: Mark Twain
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Kennebec Large Print, 2009.
Series: Kennebec Large Print perennial favorites collection.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While Hank Morgan, Twain's time-displaced Yankee traveller, keeps up a steady stream of flippancies, founding the first tabloid, the Camelot Weekly Hosannah and Literary Volcano, and organizing a game of baseball between armour-clad knights, he also keeps up a steady commentary on the social mores of King Arthur's court, criticizing the hereditary social classes and state church still strong in the Victorian England  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Fiction
Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Twain
ISBN: 9781597229777 1597229776
OCLC Number: 299381325
Description: 493 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Kennebec Large Print perennial favorites collection.
Responsibility: Mark Twain.

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While Hank Morgan, Twain's time-displaced Yankee traveller, keeps up a steady stream of flippancies, founding the first tabloid, the Camelot Weekly Hosannah and Literary Volcano, and organizing a game of baseball between armour-clad knights, he also keeps up a steady commentary on the social mores of King Arthur's court, criticizing the hereditary social classes and state church still strong in the Victorian England of Twain's own day, and championing women's suffrage and union labour organization.

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