The Princess Bride: An Illustrated Edition of S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure William Goldman

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

Author: William Goldman
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Book Title
The Princess Bride: An Illustrated Edition of S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure
Author
William Goldman
ISBN
9780544173767
Here William Goldman's beloved story of Buttercup, Westley, and their fellow adventurers finally receives a beautiful illustrated treatment. A tale of true love and high adventure, pirates, princesses, giants, miracles, fencing, and a frightening assortment of wild beasts--The Princess Bride is a modern storytelling classic. As Florin and Guilder teeter on the verge of war, the reluctant Princess Buttercup is devastated by the loss of her true love, kidnapped by a mercenary and his henchman, rescued by a pirate, forced to marry Prince Humperdinck, and rescued once again by the very crew who absconded with her in the first place. In the course of this dazzling adventure, she'll meet Vizzini--the criminal philosopher who'll do anything for a bag of gold; Fezzik--the gentle giant; Inigo--the Spaniard whose steel thirsts for revenge; and Count Rugen--the evil mastermind behind it all. Foiling all their plans and jumping into their stories is Westley, Princess Buttercup's one true love and a very good friend of a very dangerous pirate.Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: William GoldmanPublisher: Houghton MifflinPublished: 11/05/2013ISBN: 9780544173767Pages: 450Weight: 2.22lbsSize: 9.25h x 6.39w x 1.23dReview Citations: Library Journal Prepub Alert 06/01/2013 pg. 76Library Journal 06/01/2013Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 60420 / Princess BrideReading Level: 5.8 / Interest Level: Upper Grade / Point Value: 14
Here William Goldman's beloved story of Buttercup, Westley, and their fellow adventurers finally receives a beautiful illustrated treatment.

A tale of true love and high adventure, pirates, princesses, giants, miracles, fencing, and a frightening assortment of wild beasts--The Princess Bride is a modern storytelling classic.

As Florin and Guilder teeter on the verge of war, the reluctant Princess Buttercup is devastated by the loss of her true love, kidnapped by a mercenary and his henchman, rescued by a pirate, forced to marry Prince Humperdinck, and rescued once again by the very crew who absconded with her in the first place. In the course of this dazzling adventure, she'll meet Vizzini--the criminal philosopher who'll do anything for a bag of gold; Fezzik--the gentle giant; Inigo--the Spaniard whose steel thirsts for revenge; and Count Rugen--the evil mastermind behind it all. Foiling all their plans and jumping into their stories is Westley, Princess Buttercup's one true love and a very good friend of a very dangerous pirate.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: William Goldman
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
Published: 11/05/2013
ISBN: 9780544173767
Pages: 450
Weight: 2.22lbs
Size: 9.25h x 6.39w x 1.23d

Review Citations: Library Journal Prepub Alert 06/01/2013 pg. 76
Library Journal 06/01/2013

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 60420 / Princess Bride
Reading Level: 5.8 / Interest Level: Upper Grade / Point Value: 14
Here William Goldman's beloved story of Buttercup, Westley, and their fellow adventurers finally receives a beautiful illustrated treatment.

A tale of true love and high adventure, pirates, princesses, giants, miracles, fencing, and a frightening assortment of wild beasts--The Princess Bride is a modern storytelling classic.

As Florin and Guilder teeter on the verge of war, the reluctant Princess Buttercup is devastated by the loss of her true love, kidnapped by a mercenary and his henchman, rescued by a pirate, forced to marry Prince Humperdinck, and rescued once again by the very crew who absconded with her in the first place. In the course of this dazzling adventure, she'll meet Vizzini--the criminal philosopher who'll do anything for a bag of gold; Fezzik--the gentle giant; Inigo--the Spaniard whose steel thirsts for revenge; and Count Rugen--the evil mastermind behind it all. Foiling all their plans and jumping into their stories is Westley, Princess Buttercup's one true love and a very good friend of a very dangerous pirate.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: William Goldman
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
Published: 11/05/2013
ISBN: 9780544173767
Pages: 450
Weight: 2.22lbs
Size: 9.25h x 6.39w x 1.23d

Review Citations: Library Journal Prepub Alert 06/01/2013 pg. 76
Library Journal 06/01/2013

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 60420 / Princess Bride
Reading Level: 5.8 / Interest Level: Upper Grade / Point Value: 14