|Darkness Box, the (1963) [Short Story]|
by Ursula K. Le Guin
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(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
Genre: Fiction→ Fantasy→ Fairy Tales
Fairy Tales & Folklore→ Original 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