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The Princess Bride: S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure

Goldman, William, Abridged By

Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York, 1973
ISBN 10: 0151730857 / ISBN 13: 9780151730858
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Title: The Princess Bride: S. Morgenstern's Classic...

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York

Publication Date: 1973

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good -

Edition: First Edition

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First edition, stated; first printing, full letter line (B-E, for HBJ from 1973 to 1983). Bound in gray cloth-covered boards with black and red lettering on the spine. The book is unmarked; spine cocked; corners sharp, spine ends lightly bumped. The dust jacket is not price-clipped (original price $7.95); chipped and edgeworn at spine ends and corners; corner crease to top of front flap; two inch-long and two half-inch-long closed tears to top edge; Brodart protected. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 006531

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Synopsis: Beautiful, flaxen-haired Buttercup has fallen for Westley, the farm boy, and when he departs to make his fortune, she vows never to love another. So when she hears that his ship has been captured by the Dread Pirate Roberts - who never leaves survivors - her heart is broken. But her charms draw the attention of the relentless Prince Humperdinck who wants a wife and will go to any lengths to have Buttercup. So starts a fairytale like no other, of fencing, fighting, torture, poison, true love, hate, revenge, giants, hunters, bad men, good men, beautifulest ladies, snakes, spiders, beasts, chases, escapes, lies, truths, passion and miracles.

Product Description: Beautiful, flaxen-haired Buttercup has fallen for Westley, the farm boy, and when he departs to make his fortune, she vows never to love another. So, when she hears that his ship has been captured by the Dread Pirate Roberts (no survivors) her heart is broken. But her charms draw the attention of the relentless Prince Humperdinck who wants a wife and will go to any lengths to have Buttercup. So starts a fairy tale like no other, of fencing, poison, true love, hate, revenge, giants, bad men, good men, snakes, spiders, chases, escapes, lies, truths, passion and miracles, and a damn fine story.

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