The mark of Zorro

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(0)
4 star
 
(1)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description

1820s California, in a bygone era of sprawling haciendas and haughty caballeros, suffers beneath the whip of oppression. Missions are pillaged, native peasants are abused, and innocent men and women are persecuted by the corrupt governor and his army. But a champion of freedom rides the highways. His identity hidden behind a mask, the laughing outlaw Zorro defies the tyrant's might. A deadly marksman and a demon swordsman, his flashing blade strikes down those who exploit the poor and oppressed.

First published in 1919, The Mark of Zorro remains a paradigm of swashbuckling adventure and a popular novel to this day.

Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780899685410
9781483083094
9781101007365
9781481545525
9781455154104
9781781980224
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 175a7349-90b9-be1e-bc3e-2a9693a802b7
Grouping Title mark of zorro
Grouping Author mcculley johnston
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-21 22:57:58PM
Last Indexed 2018-09-21 00:17:00AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Durán, Armando, Kilmer, Val, 1959-, Morsberger, Katharine M., Morsberger, Robert Eustis, 1929-
author McCulley, Johnston, 1883-1958.
author2-role Durán, Armando, Kilmer, Val,1959-|Narrator, Morsberger, Katharine M., Morsberger, Robert Eustis,1929-, hoopla digital.
author_display McCulley, Johnston
available_at_catalog Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Main Kids, Main Library
collection_catalog Audiobook, Fiction
detailed_location_catalog Green Hills - Adult Audiobook, Main Library - Adult Fiction
display_description

Originally titled The Curse of Capistrano in its 1919 debut, this exciting tale achieved immortal fame thanks to Douglas Fairbanks's 1920 blockbuster film, The Mark of Zorro—a cinematic triumph that inspired Johnston McCulley to retitle his novel and dedicate it to Fairbanks. Set in Mexican California during the 1820s, the story follows the career of Don Diego Vega, by all appearances an effete and foppish aristocrat. But Vega's timorous reputation is nothing more than a mask to conceal his alter ego: a California Robin Hood known as Zorro, whose swift blade strikes down those who exploit the poor and oppressed. The inspiration for dozens of film and television adaptations, The Mark of Zorro remains a paradigm of swashbuckling adventure.

format_catalog Book, CD audio book, eAudiobook, eBook
format_category_catalog Audio Books, Books, eBook
id 175a7349-90b9-be1e-bc3e-2a9693a802b7
isbn 9780899685410, 9781101007365, 9781455154104, 9781481545525, 9781483083094, 9781781980224
item_details hoopla:MWT10025193||Online Hoopla Collection|Online Hoopla|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|Hoopla||https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/10025193||Available Online||||, hoopla:MWT11860725||Online Hoopla Collection|Online Hoopla|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|Hoopla||https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11860725||Available Online||||, ils:CARL0000099331|35192042619852|Main Library - Adult Fiction|Fiction McCulley|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||MN||, ils:CARL0000391800|35192042571673|Green Hills - Adult Audiobook|CD AUDIO Fiction McCulle|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GH||, overdrive:76b0e9d6-dd99-4131-b253-7f4eb3f958f4|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Available Online||||, overdrive:fb7cd119-c6e4-4218-b58b-64b5e46ab09a|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,Kindle Book,OverDrive Read|Available Online||||
itype_catalog , Book, CD audio book
last_indexed 2018-09-21T05:17:00.025Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Dramas, Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog CD AUDIO Fiction McCulle, Fiction McCulley
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Main Kids, Main Library
primary_isbn 9780899685410
publishDate 1941, 1996, 2005, 2011
record_details hoopla:MWT10025193|eAudiobook|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English|Blackstone Audio, Inc. ,|2011.|1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 09 min.)) : digital., hoopla:MWT11860725|eAudiobook|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English|Naxos Audiobooks ,|1941.|1 online resource (1 audio file (6hr., 32 min.)) : digital., ils:CARL0000099331|Book|Books||English||1996.|192 p. ; 23 cm., ils:CARL0000391800|CD audio book|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English|Blackstone Audio,|[2011]|6 sound discs (ca. 6.8 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in., overdrive:76b0e9d6-dd99-4131-b253-7f4eb3f958f4|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Blackstone Publishing|2011|, overdrive:fb7cd119-c6e4-4218-b58b-64b5e46ab09a|eBook|eBook||English|Penguin Publishing Group|2005|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:76b0e9d6-dd99-4131-b253-7f4eb3f958f4 -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
overdrive:fb7cd119-c6e4-4218-b58b-64b5e46ab09a -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000391800 35192042571673 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
hoopla:MWT11860725 Available Online Available Online false true false false false false
hoopla:MWT10025193 Available Online Available Online false true false false false false
ils:CARL0000099331 35192042619852 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
series Penguin classics, Zorro
series_with_volume Penguin classics|, Zorro|
subject_facet Aristocracy (Social class) -- Drama, Aristocracy (Social class) -- Fiction, Audiobooks, California -- Drama, California -- Fiction, Spaniards -- California -- Drama, Spaniards -- California -- Fiction, Vigilantes -- Drama, Vigilantes -- Fiction, Western stories, Zorro (Fictitious character) -- Drama, Zorro (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Zorro -- (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
title_display The mark of Zorro
title_full The Mark of Zorro, The mark of Zorro / Johnston McCulley, The mark of Zorro [electronic resource] McCulley, Johnston, 1883-1958., The mark of Zorro [sound recording] / Johnston McCulley
title_short The mark of Zorro
title_sub
topic_facet Aristocracy (Social class), Audiobooks, Classic Literature, Fiction, Literature, Spaniards, Vigilantes, Western stories, Zorro, Zorro (Fictitious character)