The Once and Future King

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Collins, 1958 - Arthurian romances - 677 pages
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great story telling. - weRead
most depressing ending ever. - weRead
TH White has a humorous writing style. - weRead
Gold standard in character development. - weRead
It's clearly therapeutic writing. - weRead
And this is where White's writing really shines. - Goodreads

Review: The Once and Future King (The Once and Future King #1-5)

User Review  - Sean Barrs - Goodreads

I really do not understand how anybody could have enjoyed this series. It is terrible, the first book is entertaining though after a while the characters grow stale and become increasingly annoying ... Read full review

Review: The Once and Future King (The Once and Future King #1-5)

User Review  - Petra - Goodreads

Audio 6/6. This story is delightful & a lot of fun to listen to while jogging. Jan/14: Still listening to this. Just finished Book 3 (the story of Lancelot). Great story. In the audio, its hard to ... Read full review

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About the author (1958)

Terence Hanbury White was born on May 29, 1906 in Bombay, India. He attended Cheltenham College, Gloucestershire, and Queen's College, Cambridge. The success of his autobiography, England Have My Bones, allowed him to leave teaching after six years and devote his time to writing. Although he wrote a wide array of novels and some poetry, he is best known for The Once and Future King, his four-volume retelling of the legend of King Arthur, which became the basis for both the musical, Camelot, and the Disney film, The Sword in the Stone. White died on January 17, 1964, while returning home from a lecture tour in America.

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