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

Author: William Goldman
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2003.
Series: Ballantine reader's circle.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 30th anniversary ed., 1st trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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In this 30th anniversary edition, Goldman frames the famous fairy tale with an "autobiographical" story: his father abridged the book as he read it to his son. Now, Goldman is publishing an abridged version, interspersed with comments on the parts he cut out.
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Genre/Form: Adventure stories
Love stories
Adventure fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Goldman
ISBN: 0345418263 9780345418265
OCLC Number: 53223777
Notes: "Includes a new introduction"--Cover.
Includes reader's guide.
Description: xli, 429 pages : illustrations ; 21 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.
Series Title: Ballantine reader's circle.
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 abridged the book as he read it to his son. Now, Goldman is publishing an abridged version, interspersed with comments on the parts he cut out.

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The Princess Bride

by arataii (WorldCat user published 2009-11-07) Excellent Permalink

The Princess Bride is written hilariously and is gauranteed to make you laugh. I have read and re-read this book zillions of times -and each time I like it even better! Each character has their own hilarious personality and you will love each one. I highly recommend that you read this fast-paced,...
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