3 edition of Connecticut Yankee in King Arthurs Court Illustrated found in the catalog.
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 105 p. :|
|Number of Pages||83|
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Spine may show signs of wear. " Samuel Langhorne Clemens 1835-1910best known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an author and humorist noted for the novels The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn which has been called "The Great American Novel" and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, among many other books. In it, a Yankee engineer from Connecticut is accidentally transported back in time to the court of King Arthur, where he fools the inhabitants of that time into thinking he is a magician—and soon uses his knowledge of modern technology to become a "magician" in earnest, stunning the English of the Early Middle Ages with such feats as demolitions, fireworks and the shoring up of a holy well.
html and all the images in jpg format "LargePngs. Some early editions are titled A Yankee at the Court of King Arthur. Following the series' demise, various companies reprinted its titles. Acceptable: A book with obvious wear. A book that looks new but has been read. A book that has been read but is in good condition.
After some initial confusion and his capture by one of Arthur's knights, Hank realizes that he is actually in the past, and he uses his knowledge to make people believe that he is a powerful magician. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in margins. Very minimal wear and tear.
The book recounts his adventures and use of his 'modern' technology against the royalty, knights, and church of the day. Some early editions are titled A Yankee at the Court of King Arthur. A Connecticut engineer named Hank Morgan gets knocked on the head and is transported back in time to medieval England during King Arthur's reign. May be very minimal identifying marks on the inside cover. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court is an 1889 novel by American humorist and writer Mark Twain.
Includes 221 illustrations by Dan Beard plus another 7 illustrations of text graphics This Public Domain ebook version was originally created for personal use so I could read A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court with an XX Large font on my Nook and see the illustrations, too.
Reprints of previous titles began in 1943. Created by Albert Kanter, the series began publication in 1941 and finished its first run in 1969, producing 169 issues. A beautiful edition with all 235 images and cover from the original first edition published in 1889.
The book recounts his adventures and use of his 'modern' technology against the royalty, knights, and church of the day.
He attempts to modernize the past, but in the end he is unable to prevent the death of Arthur and an interdict against him by the Catholic Church of the time, which grows fearful of his power.
Acceptable: A book with obvious wear.