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Well of the Unicorn

George U. Fletcher

Well of the Unicorn

by George U. Fletcher

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Published by W. Sloane Associates in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] George U. Fletcher [pseud.]
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.P88896 We, PS3531.R23 We
The Physical Object
Pagination338 p.
Number of Pages338
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6029320M
LC Control Number48005093
OCLC/WorldCa1457126

His solo fantasy novels The Well of the Unicorn and The Blue Star are also highly regarded. Pratt wrote in a markedly identifiable prose style, reminiscent of the style of Bernard DeVoto. One of his books is dedicated "To Benny DeVoto, who taught me to write." Several of Pratt's books were illustrated by Inga Stephens Pratt, his wife. BibliographyBorn: Ap , Buffalo, New York. Well of the Unicorn by Pratt at - ISBN - ISBN - Del Rey - - Softcover/5().

“That's not my unicorn ” We're big fans of the 'thats not my ' series in this house. Rosie has just turned one and has been enjoying these books for a few months now. She got the unicorn book for her birthday and has been really enjoying it. She loves to find the texture on each page and get excited when we spot the little mouse!   The Well of the Unicorn was first published in hardcover by William Sloane Associates in (under the name George U. Fletcher). It was first printed in paperback in by Lancer Books, and then Ballantine in May , with a classic cover by the Brothers Hildebrandt.

"The Unicorn" is a song by Shel Silverstein that was made very popular by The Irish Rovers in It remains one of the best-known songs in the Irish Rovers' long career. It sold 8 million copies worldwide and reached #2 in the US Adult Contemporary Chart, #7 in Genre: Folk. “Unicorn! Unicorn!” shouted Kia. “I’ve just seen a unicorn!” Everyone in the marketplace turned to stare at her. Her father, Jed the blacksmith, dropped his hammer in amazement. “A unicorn? Impossible! No-one’s seen a unicorn round here in twenty years.” “Well, I did!” insisted Kia. File Size: 1MB.


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"The Well of the Unicorn" was first published by William Sloane Associates inas by the previously unknown author, George U. Fletcher. It featured a lovely dust jacket, a frontispiece map, and inset maps as chapter headings, the beautiful work of Rafael Palacios, whose maps had graced many other books, including some highly-regarded military histories by Fletcher Pratt/5(14).

Predating even "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy (), "The Well of the Unicorn" is an early fantasy novel, written in The book tells the story of a young man kicked out of his home by an invading force and the man's wanderings and ultimate participation in a war against the invaders/5.

"The Well of the Unicorn" finally appeared under the author's own name in a Lancer Books paperback inwith a new, intelligent, Introduction by Baird Searles, new cover art (uncredited, but very attractive), and the frontispiece map (not too badly reproduced in the smaller format).Cited by: 3.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, Brand: Reading Essentials. When the Garland edition appeared, "The Well of the Unicorn" already had been published in mass-market paperback under Pratt's name inby Lancer Books. It was issued again in this format by Del Rey Books inand, with a new cover, in -- this last being version currently shown on Amazon/5(11).

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Todos los departamentos /5(10). that there was discovered the Well of the Unicorn, the well of peace, with which this narrative is concerned; the world’s wonder. The turbulent Twelve Cities. Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition.

Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. WELL OF UNICORN By Fletcher Pratt **Mint Condition**. Editions for The Well of the Unicorn: (Mass Market Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperba.

Buy The Well of the Unicorn by Fletcher Pratt online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 3 editions - starting at $Price Range: $ - $ His solo fantasy novels Well of the Unicorn and The Blue Star are also highly regarded.

Pratt wrote in a markedly identifiable prose style, reminiscent of the style of Bernard DeVoto. One of his books is dedicated "To Benny DeVoto, who taught me to write.". Fletcher Pratt's classic of modern heroic fantasy; first published in This is the Del Rey paperback edition. "The Well Of The Unicorn is one of the finest novels in the field of heroic fantasy."-- /5().

Fletcher Pratt has books on Goodreads with ratings. Fletcher Pratt’s most popular book is The Well of the Unicorn. The gathering forces of the Dark Powers threatened the world of man.

The legions of Faery, aided by trolls, demons and the Wild Hunt itself, were poised to overthrow the realms of light. The first book in the Vergil Magus series. Against the backdrop of a hauntingly familiar yet alien otherworld.

The well of the unicorn (Book, ) [] Get this from a library. The well of the unicorn. [Fletcher Pratt; Darrell Sweet] -- "Robbed of lands and heritage by the rapacious Vulkings, young Airar Alvarson had only his limited gift for sorcery to aid him against a world of savage intrigues.

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This remains one of my favorites. Full of just the right amount of attitude, this is the story of Unicorn, who has always sort of been the big man (or unicorn) on : Maria Burel.

Shop for kids unicorn books online at Target. Free shipping on orders of $35+ and save 5% every day with your Target RedCard. The Well of the Unicorn, then, is a very early example of the “secondary world” fantasy—a fantasy set in a world that doesn’t exist, and to which (unlike, for example, Oz or Narnia), there is no access from our world.

If modern readers find the premise familiar, it is because they have subsequently absorbed decades of this type of. Genre/Form: Science fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pratt, Fletcher, Well of the unicorn.

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