A stoical New Englander is transported to sixth-century Camelot
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This 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 American ingenuity. Through the collision of past and present, Twain exposes the insubstantiality of both utopias, destroying the myth of the romantic ideal as well as his own era's faith in scientific and social progress.
A central document in American intellectual history, "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court is at once a hilarious comedy of anachronisms and incongruities, a romantic fantasy, a utopian vision, and a savage, anarchic social satire that only one of America's greatest writers could pen.
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Book Description Signet Classics, 1963. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # 0451524756
Book Description Signet Classics, 1963. Mass-market paperback. Book Condition: New. Mass market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. 329 p. Signet Classics. Audience: General/trade. Bookseller Inventory # Alibris_0009383
Book Description Signet Classics, 1995. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0451524756
Book Description Signet Classics, 1963. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0451524756