Fb2 Well of the Unicorn ePub
by Fletcher Pratt
|Publisher:||Del Rey (February 12, 1981)|
|Fb2 eBook:||1904 kb|
|ePub eBook:||1841 kb|
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The Well of the Unicorn is a fantasy novel by the American writer Fletcher Pratt. It was first published in 1948, under the pseudonym George U. Fletcher, in hardcover by William Sloane Associates.
The Well of the Unicorn is a fantasy novel by the American writer Fletcher Pratt.
It is Fletcher Pratt's The Well of the Unicorn, truly a book ahead of its time. Fletcher Pratt more than succeeded in this book. Pratt was a military historian, and the warfare of his semimedieval world rings true. It set standards from which rules for this elusive and special kind of story might be drawn. 1. The milieu and cast of the story should have nothing to do with any recognizable time or place. An accomplished fantasist, he created, with L. Sprague de Camp, several notable worlds of. Here, on his own, he created a classic. Baird Searles Director of Drama and Literature WBAI, New York. Author's Note Before the Tale Begins: THIS IS THE reader's book.
Fletcher Pratt has one book listed in the Advanced Dungeons & Dragons Appendix N, The Blue Star, and then et .
Fletcher Pratt has one book listed in the Advanced Dungeons & Dragons Appendix N, The Blue Star, and then et al. The Well of the Unicorn is probably one of the et al. By contrast, though The Well of the Unicorn vaguely borrows its fantasy world from a Dunsany play (as Pratt says in the intro, he projects the history of that world several I know Fletcher Pratt from his collaborations with L. Sprague de Camp on the "Harold Shea" stories, in which a psychologist uses symbolic logic to travel to other realities(!)
Fletcher Pratt's classic of modern heroic fantasy; first published in 1948
Fletcher Pratt's classic of modern heroic fantasy; first published in 1948.
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The Well Of The Unicorn is one of the finest novels in the field of heroic fantasy. - L. Sprague de Camp.
This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them. This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable. The Well Of The Unicorn is one of the finest novels in the field of heroic fantasy. From the Inside Flap. Robbed of lands and heritage by the rapacious Vulkings, young Airar Alvarson had only his limited gift for sorcery to aid him against a world of savage intrigues.
Book is NEW. No remainder marks. I read this book ages ago and fondly recall it as a really good piece of adventure/fantasy, and one written by a historian well capable of handling its military theme. It deserves reprinting and revival by a major publisher. If you can find it in your library, or anywhere, get it.
Pratt is best known for his fantasy collaborations with de Camp, the most . If the contents of the book, please be as precise as you can as to the location.
Pratt is best known for his fantasy collaborations with de Camp, the most famous of which is the humorous Harold Shea series, was eventually published in full as The Complete Compleat Enchanter. His solo fantasy novels Well of the Unicorn and The Blue Star are also highly regarded. Pratt wrote in a markedly identifiable prose style, reminiscent of the style of Bernard DeVoto. One of his books is dedicated "To Benny DeVoto, who taught me to write. If the book has page numbers, please include the page number; otherwise please include a significant text string to help us to locate the error.
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