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The princess bride : S. Morgenstern's classic tale of true love and high adventure

Author: William Goldman
Publisher: Orlando : Harcourt, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Harvest mass market editionView all editions and formats
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Presents the timeless love story between a farm boy named Westley and the beautiful Princess Buttercup.
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Love stories
Adventure fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Goldman
ISBN: 9780156035217 0156035219
OCLC Number: 174301498
Description: xliv, 456 pages : map ; 18 cm
Contents: Introduction to the 30th anniversary edition --
Introduction to the 25th anniversary edition --
The princess bride --
Buttercup's baby: an explanation --
Buttercup's baby, chapter one: Fezzik dies --
Reading group guide.
Responsibility: the "good parts" version, abridged by William Goldman.

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In this 30th anniversary edition, Goldman frames the famous fairy tale with an "autobiographical" story; his father had abridged the book as he read it to his son. Now, Goldman is publishing an  Read more...

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PRAISE FOR THE PRINCESS BRIDE "[Goldman's] swashbuckling fable is nutball funny . . . A 'classic' medieval melodrama that sounds like all the Saturday serials you ever saw feverishly reworked by the Read more...

 
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