Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

Notes

  1. ^ Facsimile of the original 1st edition.
  2. ^ Twain, Mark., Clemens, Samuel. (2007), p1 "It was in Warwick Castle that I came across the curious stranger ... He attracted me by three things: his candid simplicity, his marvelous familiarity with ancient armor, and the restfulness of his company. As the stranger recalls tales of Sir Lancelot, another man enters the castle and, through a first-person narrative establishes himself"
  3. ^ Twain, Mark., Clemens, Samuel. (2007), p2 "It was during a misunderstanding conducted with crowbars with a fellow we used to call Hercules. He laid me out with a crusher alongside the head that made everything crack"
  4. ^ Twain, Mark., Clemens, Samuel. (2007), p2 "At the end of an hour we saw a far-away town sleeping in a valley by a winding river; and beyond it on a hill, a vast gray fortress, with towers and turrets, the first I had ever seen out of a picture."
  5. ^ "Five Millennium Catalog of Solar Eclipses: 0501 to 0600". NASA. Retrieved 2013-02-11. 
  6. ^ LeMaster, J. R. and James D. Wilson (editors). The Mark Twain Encyclopedia. Taylor & Francis, 1993: 174–175. ISBN 082407212X
  7. ^ Rasmussen, R. Kent. Critical Companion to Mark Twain: A Literary Reference to His Life and Work. New York: Facts on File, 2007: 96. ISBN 9780-8160-5398-8
  8. ^ Bell, Michael Davitt. The Problem of American Realism: Studies in the Cultural History of a Literary Idea. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1996: 58. ISBN 0-226-04202-2
  9. ^ Mark Twain. Life on the Mississippi, ch 46.
  10. ^ George Hardy, "Visions in a dark mirror" in Mary Wheatley (ed.), "The Beginnings of Science Fiction"
  11. ^ "Preface", Allison R. Ensor. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court: An Authoritative Text, Backgrounds, and Sources, Composition and Publication, Criticism. New York: W. W. Norton (1982).
  12. ^ Once Upon a Classic, A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court at the Internet Movie Database
  13. ^ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0808811/
  14. ^ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0097104/
  15. ^ Sagan, Carl (1985). Contact. New York: Simon and Schuster. pp. 9–10, 13, 342. ISBN 0-671-00410-7. 

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