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The knight

Author: Gene Wolfe
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A young man in his teens is transported from our world to a magical realm that contains seven levels of reality. Very quickly transformed by magic into a grown man of heroic proportions, he takes the name Abel and sets out on a quest to find the sword that has been promised to him, a sword he will get from a dragon, the one very special blade that will help him fulfill his life ambition to become a knight and a true  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gene Wolfe
ISBN: 0765309890 9780765309891 0765313480 9780765313485
OCLC Number: 52943139
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Performer(s): Greg Manchess, illustrator.
Description: 430 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Gene Wolfe.
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Drawn from the real world into a magical realm of seven worlds, a teenager finds himself in the body of a mature warrior of heroic proportions and embarks on a perilous quest to find his destined  Read more...

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Sir Able of the High Heart is unlike any other hero, part Candide and part Conan the Barbarian, and the worlds in which he travels are also appropriately unique. Most writers of the fantastic do Read more...

 
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