Coverart for item
The Resource A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, composition and publication, criticism, Samuel Langhorne Clemens ; edited by Allison R. Ensor

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, composition and publication, criticism, Samuel Langhorne Clemens ; edited by Allison R. Ensor

Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, composition and publication, criticism
Title
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court
Title remainder
an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, composition and publication, criticism
Statement of responsibility
Samuel Langhorne Clemens ; edited by Allison R. Ensor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a reprint of the text of first American edition of Mark Twain's "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court", wherein a nineteenth-century mechanic suffers a blow to the head and wakes up in King Arthur's Britain. Includes original illustrations by Daniel Beard and contains critical reviews and essays
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1835-1910
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Twain, Mark
Dewey number
813/.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS1308.A2
LC item number
E57 1982
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ensor, Allison
Series statement
A Norton critical edition
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Twain, Mark
  • Arthurian romances
  • Medievalism
  • Middle Ages in literature
  • Americans
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Great Britain
  • Time travel
Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, composition and publication, criticism, Samuel Langhorne Clemens ; edited by Allison R. Ensor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 453-455)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • W.E.H. Lecky
  • Financing the mansion house
  • W.E.H. Lecky
  • The text of A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's court
  • Backgrounds and sources
  • King Arthur
  • The Total eclipse
  • Washington Irving
  • The Acetic saints
  • W.E.H. Lecky
  • The King's touch
  • The New dynasty
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • To Mrs. Jervis Langdon
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • To Mrs. Cincinnatus A. Taft
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • Buying a copy of Morte d' Arthur
  • George Washington Cable
  • From Mark Twain's notebooks and journals
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • Composition and Publication
  • The 1886 reading at Governor's Island
  • From the New York Sun and the New York Herald --
  • The Author and the Novel
  • The "Tournament" in A.D. 1870
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • The Great revolution in Pitcairn
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • Legend of the "Spectacular Ruin"
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • Daniel Carter Beard
  • The Character of the yankee
  • Daniel Carter Beard
  • To Dan Beard
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • To A reader
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • Beard's illustrations
  • Henry Nash Smith
  • The English Edition
  • Letters about A Connecticut Yankee
  • Clemens, Chatto, and the English edition
  • Dennis Welland
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • From The Autobiography of Mark Twain
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • A Rejected preface
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • The Dan Beard Illustrations
  • Making the illustration for A Connecticut yankee
  • Mark Twain's new book: a satirical attack on English institutions
  • William T. Stead
  • This Melancholy product of the American mind
  • From the Boston Literary World
  • He has not the knowledge
  • Andrew Lang
  • The Yankee animal
  • Rudyard Kipling
  • A Bull in the china-shop of ideas
  • Charles Whibley
  • Criticism
  • His literary worst and best
  • Albert Bigelow Paine
  • Early Views
  • Nothing more delicious
  • Sylvester Baxter
  • His wonder-story
  • William Dean Howells
  • King Arthur or Jay Gould?
  • From the London Daily Telegraph
  • Kenneth S. Lynn
  • A Connecticut yankee in King Arthur's court: the machinery of self-preservation
  • James M. Cox
  • Uncle Sam
  • Louis J. Budd
  • The Ideas in a dream
  • Henry Nash Smith
  • Epoch-eclipse and apocalypse: "special effects" in A Connecticut yankee
  • David Ketterer
  • The Meaning of A Connecticut yankee
  • Recent Criticism
  • Everett Carter
  • So much divine comedy
  • John B. Hoben
  • The Composition of A Connecticut yankee
  • Howard G. Baetzhold
  • Revision and intention in Mark Twain's A Connecticut yankee
  • James D. Williams
  • The Volcano
Control code
ocm06196668
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 455 pages
Isbn
9780393013788
Lccn
80013771
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) 442429
Label
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court : an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, composition and publication, criticism, Samuel Langhorne Clemens ; edited by Allison R. Ensor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 453-455)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • W.E.H. Lecky
  • Financing the mansion house
  • W.E.H. Lecky
  • The text of A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's court
  • Backgrounds and sources
  • King Arthur
  • The Total eclipse
  • Washington Irving
  • The Acetic saints
  • W.E.H. Lecky
  • The King's touch
  • The New dynasty
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • To Mrs. Jervis Langdon
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • To Mrs. Cincinnatus A. Taft
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • Buying a copy of Morte d' Arthur
  • George Washington Cable
  • From Mark Twain's notebooks and journals
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • Composition and Publication
  • The 1886 reading at Governor's Island
  • From the New York Sun and the New York Herald --
  • The Author and the Novel
  • The "Tournament" in A.D. 1870
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • The Great revolution in Pitcairn
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • Legend of the "Spectacular Ruin"
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • Daniel Carter Beard
  • The Character of the yankee
  • Daniel Carter Beard
  • To Dan Beard
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • To A reader
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • Beard's illustrations
  • Henry Nash Smith
  • The English Edition
  • Letters about A Connecticut Yankee
  • Clemens, Chatto, and the English edition
  • Dennis Welland
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • From The Autobiography of Mark Twain
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • A Rejected preface
  • Samuel L. Clemens
  • The Dan Beard Illustrations
  • Making the illustration for A Connecticut yankee
  • Mark Twain's new book: a satirical attack on English institutions
  • William T. Stead
  • This Melancholy product of the American mind
  • From the Boston Literary World
  • He has not the knowledge
  • Andrew Lang
  • The Yankee animal
  • Rudyard Kipling
  • A Bull in the china-shop of ideas
  • Charles Whibley
  • Criticism
  • His literary worst and best
  • Albert Bigelow Paine
  • Early Views
  • Nothing more delicious
  • Sylvester Baxter
  • His wonder-story
  • William Dean Howells
  • King Arthur or Jay Gould?
  • From the London Daily Telegraph
  • Kenneth S. Lynn
  • A Connecticut yankee in King Arthur's court: the machinery of self-preservation
  • James M. Cox
  • Uncle Sam
  • Louis J. Budd
  • The Ideas in a dream
  • Henry Nash Smith
  • Epoch-eclipse and apocalypse: "special effects" in A Connecticut yankee
  • David Ketterer
  • The Meaning of A Connecticut yankee
  • Recent Criticism
  • Everett Carter
  • So much divine comedy
  • John B. Hoben
  • The Composition of A Connecticut yankee
  • Howard G. Baetzhold
  • Revision and intention in Mark Twain's A Connecticut yankee
  • James D. Williams
  • The Volcano
Control code
ocm06196668
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 455 pages
Isbn
9780393013788
Lccn
80013771
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) 442429

Library Locations

    • Cy-Fair LibraryBorrow it
      9191 Barker-Cypress Road, Cypress, TX, 77433, US
      29.911273 -95.686197
    • Tomball LibraryBorrow it
      30555 Tomball Parkway, Tomball, TX, 77375, US
      30.1149527 -95.6431808
Processing Feedback ...