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  - charlie68 - LibraryThing

Didn't like this one as much as the first book. More preachy and less cerebral but still a good story about how sloth can lead to greater sins. Read full review

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User Review  - AltheaAnn - LibraryThing

The Princess and the Goblin was one of my favorite childhood books, My copy was read and re-read for the dreamlike sense of magic and wonder of the rooms at the top of the tower; the gritty terror of ... Read full review


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