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Last Unicorn, the (1968) [Novel]
by Peter S. Beagle Rating: Weighted - 8.1 / Average - 8.1 of 10 (16 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary :

The unicorn had lived since before memory in a forest where death could touch nothing. Maidens who caught a glimpse of her glory were blessed by enchantment they would never forget. But outside her wondrous realm, dark whispers and rumors carried a message she could not ignore: "Unicorns are gone from the world." Aided by a bumbling magician and an indomitable spinster, she set out to learn the truth. But she feared even her immortal wisdom meant nothing in a world where a mad king's curse and terror incarnate lived only to stalk the last unicorn to her doom...

Original title: The Last Unicorn
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionFantasySaga, Myth, and Legend
FictionChildren & Young AdultFantasyMythical CreaturesUnicorns
FictionFantasyA BestiaryMythical Beasts

Edition #1: Last Unicorn, the

Last Unicorn, the (1968)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "A novel of this sort comes alive and stay alive on bright intensity of imagination, with style as a useful auxiliary.... [Peter] Beagle has both the opulence of imagination and the master of style." The New York Times Book Review
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Manifested in:

The Last Unicorn (1991)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Roc
ISBN: 0451450523
Dimensions: x x
Pages: 212

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