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Rosenberg, Portia

Works: 2 works in 20 publications in 3 languages and 473 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PR6103.L375, 823.92
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Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell by Susanna Clarke( Book )
19 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 468 libraries worldwide
"Centuries ago, when magic still existed in England, the greatest magician of them all was the Raven King. A human child brought up by fairies, the Raven King blended fairy wisdom and human reason to create English magic. Now, at the beginning of the nineteenth century, he is barely more than a legend, and England, with its mad King and its dashing poets, no longer believes in practical magic." "Then the reclusive Mr Norrell of Hurtfew Abbey appears and causes the statues of York Cathedral to speak and move. News spreads of the return of magic to England and, persuaded that he must help the government in the war against Napoleon, Mr Norrell goes to London. There he meets a brilliant young magician and takes him as a pupil. Jonathan Strange is charming, rich and arrogant. Together, they dazzle the country with their feats."
Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
A magician and his apprentice dazzle nineteenth-century England but their partnership soon turns to rivalry
English (16)
Swedish (3)
Portuguese (1)
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