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The Resource The princess bride : S. Morgenstern's classic tale of true love and high adventure, the "good parts" version, abridged by William Goldman

The princess bride : S. Morgenstern's classic tale of true love and high adventure, the "good parts" version, abridged by William Goldman

Label
The princess bride : S. Morgenstern's classic tale of true love and high adventure
Title
The princess bride
Title remainder
S. Morgenstern's classic tale of true love and high adventure
Statement of responsibility
the "good parts" version, abridged by William Goldman
Title variation
  • Princess bride
  • princess bride
Title variation remainder
S. Morgensterns classic tale of true love and high adventure : the "good parts" version
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Westley . . . handsome farm boy who risks death and much, much worse for the woman he loves; Inigo . . . the Spanish swordsman who lives only to avenge his father's death; Fezzik . . . the Turk, the gentlest giant ever to have uprooted a tree with his bare hands; Vizzini . . . the evil Sicilian, with a mind so keen he's foiled by his own perfect logic; Prince Humperdinck . . . the eviler ruler of Guilder, who has an equally insatiable thirst for war and the beauteous Buttercup; Count Rugen . . . the evilest man of all, who thrives on the excruciating pain of others; Miracle Max. . . the King's ex-Miracle Man, who can raise the dead (kind of); The Dread Pirate Roberts . . . supreme looter and plunderer of the high seas; and, of course, Buttercup . . . the princess bride, the most perfect, beautiful woman in the history of the world." --Cover
Member of
Summary
A classic swashbuckling romance retells the tale of a drunken swordsman and a gentle giant who come to the aid of Westley, a handsome farm boy, and Buttercup, a princess in dire need of rescue from the evil schemers surrounding her
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
076794
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goldman, William
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
870
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3557.O384
LC item number
P75 2003
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Ballantine reader's circle
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  • Good and evil
  • Princes
  • Princesses
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
S. Morgenstern's classic tale of true love and high adventure : the "good parts" version
Label
The princess bride : S. Morgenstern's classic tale of true love and high adventure, the "good parts" version, abridged by William Goldman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Col. map on inside front cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to the 30th anniversary edition -- Introduction to the 25th anniversary edition -- The princess bride -- Buttercup's baby: an explanation -- Buttercup's baby, chapter one: Fezzik dies -- Reading group guide
Control code
14349786
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
xliv, 456 pages
Isbn
9780156035217
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn174301498
  • (OCoLC)174301498
Label
The princess bride : S. Morgenstern's classic tale of true love and high adventure, the "good parts" version, abridged by William Goldman
Publication
Note
Col. map on inside front cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to the 30th anniversary edition -- Introduction to the 25th anniversary edition -- The princess bride -- Buttercup's baby: an explanation -- Buttercup's baby, chapter one: Fezzik dies -- Reading group guide
Control code
14349786
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
xliv, 456 pages
Isbn
9780156035217
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn174301498
  • (OCoLC)174301498

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