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A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court

Author: Mark Twain; Carl Van Doren; Honoré Guilbeau; Heritage Press (New York, N.Y.)
Publisher: New York : Heritage Press, ©1948.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hank Morgan awakens one morning to find he has been transported from nineteenth-century New England to sixth-century England and the reign of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. Morgan brings to King Arthur's utopian court the ingenuity of the future, resulting in a culture clash that is at once satiric, anarchic, and darkly comic.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction, American
Fantasy fiction
Adaptations
Fiction
Historical fiction
Humorous fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court.
New York : Heritage Press, ©1948
(OCoLC)624419837
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Twain; Carl Van Doren; Honoré Guilbeau; Heritage Press (New York, N.Y.)
OCLC Number: 5316261
Description: vii, 269 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
Responsibility: by Samuel L. Clemens ; with an introduction by Carl Van Doren and illustrations by Honoré Guilbeau.

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Hank Morgan awakens one morning to find he has been transported from nineteenth-century New England to sixth-century England and the reign of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. Morgan brings to King Arthur's utopian court the ingenuity of the future, resulting in a culture clash that is at once satiric, anarchic, and darkly comic.

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