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Author Walton, Evangeline, author.

Title The Mabinogion Tetralogy [electronic resource] / Evangeline Walton ; introduction by Betty Ballantine.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Abrams / Vearsa Limited, [2003]


Description 1 online resource (720 pages)
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Summary "The Mabinogion is to Welsh mythology what the tales of Zeus, Hera, and Apollo are to Greek myth. these tales constitute a powerful work of the imagination, ranking with Tokien's Lord of the Rings novels and T.H. White's The Once and Future King. Evangeline Walton's compelling rendition of these classic, thrilling stories of magic, betrayal, lost love, and bitter retribution include the encounter between Prince Pwyll and Arawn, the God of Death, which Pwyll survives by agreeing to kill the one man that Death cannot fell, and the tale of bran the blessed and his family's epic struggle for the throne. The Mabinogion is internationally recognized as the world's finest arc of Celtic mythology; Walton's vivid retelling introduces an ancient world of gods and monsters, heroes, kings and quests, making accessible one of the greatest fantasy sagas of all time."-- Provided by Freading.
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Subject Mabinogion -- Adaptations.
Tales, Medieval -- Adaptations.
Tales -- Wales -- Adaptations.
Mythology, Welsh -- Fiction.
Wales -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fantasy fiction.
Historical fiction.
Electronic books.
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Container of (work): Walton, Evangeline. Children of Llyr.
Container of (work): Walton, Evangeline. Song of Rhiannon.
Container of (work): Walton, Evangeline. Virgin and the swine.
ISBN 9781468307955 (epub)
9781585672417 (print)
Standard No. 9781468307955

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