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The Resource A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, edited by Bernard L. Stein. Original illustrations by Daniel Carter Beard

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, edited by Bernard L. Stein. Original illustrations by Daniel Carter Beard

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A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
Title
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bernard L. Stein. Original illustrations by Daniel Carter Beard
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is designed primarily to alleviate the agony that language learning in its early stages entails, when the foreign words in the sentence simply will not combine to make sense. Legions of beginners give up when they could have made it with the aid of a book like this. But for centuries schoolmasters have frowned on this device, calling it dirty names like crib, crutch, pony. But the truth is that highly educated and motivated people have learned to read a foreign language this way. The great German archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann, who knew many ancient and modern languages, acquire
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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1835-1910
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Twain, Mark
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1850-1941
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  • Stein, Bernard L
  • Beard, Daniel Carter
Series statement
Mark Twain library
Series volume
4]
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  • Americans
  • Arthurian romances
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Kings and rulers
  • Britons
  • Time travel
  • FICTION
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Americans
  • Arthurian romances
  • Britons
  • Kings and rulers
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Time travel
  • Great Britain
Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, edited by Bernard L. Stein. Original illustrations by Daniel Carter Beard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Illustrations; Foward; 1 Camelot; 2 King Arthur's Court; 3 Knights of the Table Round; 4 Sir Dinadan the Humorist; 5 An Ispriration; 6 The Eclipse; 7 Merlin's Tower; 8 The Boss; 9 The Tournament; 10 Beginnings of Civilization; 11 The Yankee in Search of Adventures; 12 Slow Torture; 13 Freemen!; 14 "Defend Thee, Lord!"; 15 Sandy's Tale; 16 Morgan le Fay; 17 A Royal Banquet; 18 In the Queen's Dungeons; 19 Knight-Errantry as a Trade; 20 The Ogre's Castle; 21 The Pilgrims; 22 The Holy Fountain; 23 Restoration of the Fountain; 24 A Rival Magician; 25 A Competitive Examination
  • 26 The First Newspaper27 The Yankee and the King Travel Incognito; 28 Drilling the King; 29 The Small-Pox Hut; 30 The Tragedy of the Manor House; 31 Marco; 32 Dowley's Humilation; 33 Sixth-Century Political Economy; 34 The Yankee and the King Sold as Slaves; 35 A Pitiful Incident; 36 An Encounter in the Dark; 37 An Awful Predicament; 38 Sir Launcelot and Knights to the Rescue; 39 The Yankee's Fight with the Knights; 40 Three Years Later; 41 The Interdict; 42 War!; 43 The Battle of the Sand-Belt; 44 A Postscript by Clarence; References; Explanatory Notes; Note on the Text
Control code
ocn755415620
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
1 online resource (504 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520948075
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttt5sgw
  • e2e51056-d07d-4fce-85af-63470e5b3966
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)755415620
Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, edited by Bernard L. Stein. Original illustrations by Daniel Carter Beard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Illustrations; Foward; 1 Camelot; 2 King Arthur's Court; 3 Knights of the Table Round; 4 Sir Dinadan the Humorist; 5 An Ispriration; 6 The Eclipse; 7 Merlin's Tower; 8 The Boss; 9 The Tournament; 10 Beginnings of Civilization; 11 The Yankee in Search of Adventures; 12 Slow Torture; 13 Freemen!; 14 "Defend Thee, Lord!"; 15 Sandy's Tale; 16 Morgan le Fay; 17 A Royal Banquet; 18 In the Queen's Dungeons; 19 Knight-Errantry as a Trade; 20 The Ogre's Castle; 21 The Pilgrims; 22 The Holy Fountain; 23 Restoration of the Fountain; 24 A Rival Magician; 25 A Competitive Examination
  • 26 The First Newspaper27 The Yankee and the King Travel Incognito; 28 Drilling the King; 29 The Small-Pox Hut; 30 The Tragedy of the Manor House; 31 Marco; 32 Dowley's Humilation; 33 Sixth-Century Political Economy; 34 The Yankee and the King Sold as Slaves; 35 A Pitiful Incident; 36 An Encounter in the Dark; 37 An Awful Predicament; 38 Sir Launcelot and Knights to the Rescue; 39 The Yankee's Fight with the Knights; 40 Three Years Later; 41 The Interdict; 42 War!; 43 The Battle of the Sand-Belt; 44 A Postscript by Clarence; References; Explanatory Notes; Note on the Text
Control code
ocn755415620
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed
Extent
1 online resource (504 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520948075
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttt5sgw
  • e2e51056-d07d-4fce-85af-63470e5b3966
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)755415620

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