The Once And Future King by T. H. WhiteThe Once And Future King by T. H. White

The Once And Future King

byT. H. White

Paperback | March 10, 2015

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The classic novel of King Arthur.A beautiful paperback edition of The Once and Future King, White's masterful retelling of the Arthurian legend.T.H. White's masterful retelling of the Arthurian legend is an abiding classic. Here all five volumes that make up the story are published together in a single volume, as White himself always wished.This is the tale of King Arthur and his shining Camelot; of Merlyn and Owl and Guinevere; of beasts who talk and men who fly; of knights, wizardry and war.It is the book of all things lost and wonderful and sad; the masterpiece of fantasy by which all others are judged.Contains The Sword in the Stone, The Witch in the Wood , The Ill-Made Knight, The Candle in the Wind and The Book of Merlyn.
T.H. White died in 1964, leaving a literary legacy that places him alongside J R.R. Tolkien, C. S. Lewis and Mervyn Peake as one of the 20th Century's greatest British fantasists. He has inspired generations of fantasy writers, from Neil Gaiman to JK Rowling.Born in India in 1906, White studied at Queens' College, Cambridge, where he w...
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Title:The Once And Future KingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:864 pagesPublished:March 10, 2015Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0008108587

ISBN - 13:9780008108588

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Rated 2 out of 5 by from Just meh I wanted to like this book, I really did. But sad to say I was bored out of my head reading it. I kept waiting for stuff to happen. I found myself skipping pages that contained details upon details which I felt were unnecessary. And it's not a short book either. I'd skip this one and grab a better Arthurian book.
Date published: 2017-08-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from INCREDIBLE i hated the disney movie but I'm so glad I picked up this book
Date published: 2017-06-14
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Amazing!! Slow at times but so amazing!!
Date published: 2017-04-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from All in one T. H. white was a iterate genius. It's great to have all these books in one volume to just pick up and read at leisure.
Date published: 2017-01-08

Editorial Reviews

'Harry's spiritual ancestor' JK Rowling'As good as anything anyone has written' Neil Gaiman'A sprawling masterpiece of glowing historical prose and psychological power' Lev Grossman