When the men of Erl asked that they be ruled by a magic lord, their lord bowed to their wishes and sent his eldest son, Alveric, beyond the fields we know, to the land of faery to win the hand of Lirazel, the King of Elfland¿s sweet and beautiful daughter. But marriage between a mortal and an elf princess can only end in heartbreak, and the land of Erl discovers that the imposition of magic rule is, at best, a mixed blessing. Enchantingly written and completely captivating, The King of Elfland¿s Daughter is a moving and brilliant masterpiece.
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One of the greatest and most influential fantasy novels of all timeAbout the Author:
SALES POINTS Part of the Fantasy Masterworks series ¿[Dunsany is] one of the greatest writers of [the] century . . . Immensely significant¿ Katharine Kerr ¿A fantasy novel in a class with the Tolkien books¿ L. Sprague de Camp ¿Lord Dunsany . . . showed us all the way¿ Ellen Kushner ¿Lord Dunsany¿s words . . . opened my eyes to otherworldly beauty and enchantment¿ Esther M. Friesner ¿All pure ore¿ Ursula K. Le Guin ¿One of the the seminal fantasies of the century¿ John Clute
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