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The Princess Bride: S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High
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The Princess Bride: S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure: The "Good Parts" Version, Abridged Hardcover - 1973

by William Goldman


About this book

The book is presented as an abridged version of a fictional book by S. Morgenstern, and Goldman includes commentary throughout the story that tells the story of a young woman named Buttercup and her true love, Westley

Buttercup is engaged to the cruel Prince Humperdinck, but she is still in love with Westley, who disappeared years ago. When she is kidnapped by a group of criminals, including a vengeful Spaniard named Inigo Montoya and a giant named Fezzik, Westley comes to her rescue.

The book is a mix of adventure, romance, and humor, with memorable characters and a clever narrative structure. It also explores themes of true love, revenge, and the power of storytelling. Overall, "The Princess Bride" is a timeless classic that has captivated readers of all ages, which has been adapted into a popular film, directed by Rob Reiner.

First Edition Identification

Harcourt Brace Jovanovich published a First Edition, First Printing hardcover in 1973, New York.


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  • Title The Princess Bride: S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure: The "Good Parts" Version, Abridged
  • Author William Goldman
  • Binding Hardcover
  • Edition First Edition
  • Pages 308
  • Volumes 1
  • Language ENG
  • Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P, New York
  • Date 1973
  • ISBN 9780151730858 / 0151730857
  • Library of Congress subjects Adventure stories, Love stories
  • Library of Congress Catalog Number 73006812
  • Dewey Decimal Code FIC
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