The Princess and Curdie

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Dent, 1951 - Fairy tales - 238 pages
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A miner's son is entrusted with the weighty task of saving the king, the princess, and consequently the kingdom. He is directed in his efforts by a mysterious fairy queen who provides monstrous but gentle creatures to aid him.

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User Review  - LibraryCin - LibraryThing

2.5 stars This is a sequel to MacDonald's The Princess and the Goblin, which I read 15ish years ago and remember liking. In this one, the princess seeks Curdie's help and sends him on a quest. Pretty ... Read full review

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User Review  - Barnabas Piper - Goodreads

I do believe this is better than The Princess and the Goblin in some ways. Less fairy tale and more fable, and so poignantly powerful. Just a beautiful book. Read full review

Contents

CHAP PAGE i The Mountain
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The White Pigeon
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The Mistress of the Silver Moon
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