This novel tells the tale of Hank Morgan, the vital self-reliant New Englander
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Twain exposes the insubstantiality of either utopias, destroying the parable of the romantic perfect
as good as his personal era’s religion in clinical and social progress.
A significant record in American highbrow background, A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s courtroom
is immediately a hilarious comedy of anachronisms and incongruities, a romantic myth, a utopian imaginative and prescient,
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