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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Review: The Princess and Curdie (Princess Irene and Curdie #2)

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This was such a childhood favourite, and quite formative in my attitudes to fantasy and idealised magic. Read full review

Review: The Princess and Curdie (Princess Irene and Curdie #2)

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The sequel to the Princess and the Goblin, and I think I liked this one a bit more. It is interesting to read MacDonald's fiction while reading his nonfiction at the same time as there are numerous ... Read full review

Contents

CHAP PAGE i The Mountain
1
The White Pigeon
8
The Mistress of the Silver Moon
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