Template:RQ:Twain Sawyer

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1876, Mark Twain [pseudonym; Samuel Langhorne Clemens], The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Hartford, Conn.: The American Publishing Company, OCLC 1000326417:

Usage[edit]

This template may be used in Wiktionary entries to format English quotations from Mark Twain's The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1st ed., 1876). It creates a link to an online version of the book at the Internet Archive.

Parameters[edit]

The template takes the following parameters:

  • |1= or |chapter= – the chapter number in uppercase Roman numerals.
  • |2= or |page=, or |pages=mandatory in some cases: the page or range of pages quoted from. If quoting a range of pages, note the following:
    • Separate the first and last page number of the range with an en dash, like this: |pages=110–111.
    • You must also use |pageref= to indicate the page to be linked to (usually the page on which the Wiktionary entry appears).
This parameter must be specified for the template to link to the online version of the book at the Internet Archive.
  • |3= or |passage= – the passage to be quoted.

Examples[edit]

  • Wikitext:
    • {{RQ:Twain Sawyer|chapter=VI|page=68|passage=The master's pulse stood still, and he stared helplessly. The buzz of study ceased. The pupils wondered if this '''fool-hardy''' boy had lost his mind.}} or
    • {{RQ:Twain Sawyer|VI|68|The master's pulse stood still, and he stared helplessly. The buzz of study ceased. The pupils wondered if this '''fool-hardy''' boy had lost his mind.}}
  • Result:
    • 1876, Mark Twain [pseudonym; Samuel Langhorne Clemens], chapter VI, in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Hartford, Conn.: The American Publishing Company, OCLC 1000326417, page 68:
      The master's pulse stood still, and he stared helplessly. The buzz of study ceased. The pupils wondered if this fool-hardy boy had lost his mind.

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