Wonder Tales: The Book of Wonder and Tales of Wonder

Wonder Tales: The Book of Wonder and Tales of Wonder

by Lord Dunsany
     
 

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Irish writer Edward J. M. D. Plunkett, the eighteenth Baron Dunsany, was one of English literature's most original talents. The author of many of the best fantastic tales in the language, he also greatly influenced other writers working in the genre. This collection of all the stories from two of his finest collections includes the famous "Three Sailors' Gambit,"… See more details below

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Irish writer Edward J. M. D. Plunkett, the eighteenth Baron Dunsany, was one of English literature's most original talents. The author of many of the best fantastic tales in the language, he also greatly influenced other writers working in the genre. This collection of all the stories from two of his finest collections includes the famous "Three Sailors' Gambit," possibly the best chess story ever written, as well as "The Bad Old Woman in Black," "The Watch-Tower," "The Three Infernal Jokes," "The House of the Sphinx," and 28 other literary gems

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486432014
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
10/16/2003
Edition description:
Unabridged
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
671,483
Product dimensions:
5.18(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.38(d)

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