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(3) For stages of composition see Henry Nash Smith's introduction to the standard edition of Mark Twain, A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, ed.
Wells penned his classic Time Machine, recounting the adventures of an anonymous inventor who journeys far into the future, and soon thereafter Mark Twain wrote of a napping New England mechanic who woke to find himself A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court. In the '30s and '40s, dozens and dozens of time-traveling stories appeared in science fiction magazines like Amazing Stories and Astounding Science Fiction, and through the years writers like Isaac Asimov, Arthur C.
Of merely antiquarian interest during the 18th century, it again figured in literature during Victorian times, notably in Alfred, Lord Tennyson's Idylls of the King and, in quite a different vein, in Mark Twain's A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court. The Arthurian legend continued to be retold in the 20th century by writers such as Edwin Arlington Robinson, who wrote an Arthurian trilogy, and T.H.
As a kid, one of my favorite books was Mark Twain's A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court. The idea of taking modern ideas and a Colt revolver back to medieval England fascinated me.
During the seventeen years that he lived in the Hartford home, Sam Clemens completed The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884), along with The Prince and the Pauper (1881) and A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1889), in addition to countless lectures, magazine pieces, and stories improvised for the children's delight.
A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's Court (1949): Bing Crosby is whisked back in time.
Berkove and Csicsila set forth the main elements of Twain's "counter-theological" interpretation of Calvinism and analyze in detail the way it shapes five of his major books--Roughing It, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, and No.
Bird considers Twain's metaphoric construction over his complete career and especially sheds new light on his central texts: Roughing It; The Adventures of Tom Sawyer; Adventures of Huckleberry Finn; A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court; Pudd'nhead Wilson; and No.