The Resource A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court, written by Mark Twain ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court, written by Mark Twain ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court
Title
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court
Statement of responsibility
written by Mark Twain ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Title variation
  • Kid in King Arthur's Court
  • Black knight
  • Connecticut Yankee in King Arthurs Court
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A blow on the head transports a Yankee to 528 A.D. where he proceeds to modernize King Arthur's kingdom by organizing a school system, constructing telephone lines, and inventing the printing press
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
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1835-1910
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Twain, Mark
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1020L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
9.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hyman, Trina Schart
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Arthurian romances
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court, written by Mark Twain ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 374 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780688063467
Lccn
87062879
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court, written by Mark Twain ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 374 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780688063467
Lccn
87062879
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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