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Darkness Box, the (1963) [Short Story]
by Ursula K. Le Guin Rating: Weighted - 7.9 / Average - 8.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary (IBList user synopsis):

Rikard the Prince, weary defender of his father's kingdom (in which the clock perpetually points to ten minutes of ten), finds hope in a child's gift of a box containing darkness.

Originally published in the November 1963 issue of Fantastic.

Reprinted in The Wind's Twelve Quarters, and Dark Imaginings.

Original title: The Darkness Box
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionFantasyFairy Tales
Fairy Tales & FolkloreOriginal Creations

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Wind's Twelve Quarters, the (1975) [Collection]
      Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
     Dark Imaginings (1978) [Anthology]
      Authors: Ursula K. Le Guin , H. P. Lovecraft , Ray Bradbury , Arthur Conan Doyle , Peter S. Beagle , Poul Anderson , Algernon Blackwood , William Hope Hodgson , Robert E. Howard , Fritz Leiber , Catherine Lucille (C.L.) Moore , Clark Ashton Smith , Abraham Merritt , T.H. White , George MacDonald , H. Rider Haggard

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