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corn king and the spring queen.

Naomi Mitchison

corn king and the spring queen.

by Naomi Mitchison

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Published by J. Cape in London .
Written in English


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Pagination721 p.
Number of Pages721
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Open LibraryOL22352045M

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The Corn King and the Spring Queen () also appeared as: Translation: Kornkönig und Frühlingsbraut [German] () We Have Been Warned () The Bull Calves () The Big House () Travel Light () Graeme and the Dragon () To the Chapel Perilous () also appeared as: Translation: König Artus lässt schön grüssen [German.   Short story: The marriage of the corn king. save for a few clothes. No books, no possessions. A Gyre philosophy of intellectual preservation, which .

made. The company developed Corn Queen, with darker green foliage and light yellow kernels, in The Queen pattern was made until , when the company closed. True collectors can be quite adamant about the corn's hue. The earliest Corn King is the most expensive — up to $ for some serving pieces. Corn Queen sells in the $$65 range. Shawnee Pottery designed and marketed many useful dinnerware items whimsically shaped like corn. These popular lines known as Corn King and Corn Queen were originally Proctor & Gamble premium giveaways, according to pottery collector Evelyn McHugh. The first Shawnee corn line was known as White Corn.


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Introduced by Naomi Mitchison. Set over two thousand years ago on the calm and fertile shores of the Black Sea, Naomi Mitchison's The Corn King and the Spring Queen tells of ancient civilisations where tenderness, beauty and love vie with brutality and dark magic.

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Set over two thousand years ago on the clam and fertile shores of the Black Sea, Naomi Mitchison's The Corn King and the Spring Queen tells of ancient civilisations where tenderness, beauty and love vie with brutality and dark magic.4/5. The Corn King and the Spring Queen (Canongate Classics Book 29) - Kindle edition by Mitchison, Naomi, Mitchison, Naomi.

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Further novels were set in ancient classical times, most notably The Corn King and the Spring Queen () which drew on her interest in myth and ritual and the writings of J.G. Frazer. The Blood of the Martyrs () brought her hatred of oppression and a perennial concern for human decency to a tale of the early Christian movement.4/5().

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Uploaded by Lotu Tii on J Pages: Of all Mitchison's vast back-catalogue, The Corn King and the Spring Queen is the best. A mixture of history, folklore and magic, the novel spans the lifetime of Erif Der and Tarrik, the deities responsible for ensuring luck and prosperity for Marob, a mythical village on the shores of the Black Sea.4/5(9).

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Set over two thousand years ago on the calm and fertile shores of the Black Sea, Naomi Mitchison’s The Corn King and the Spring Queen tells of ancient civilisations where tenderness, beauty and love vie with brutality and dark magic.

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Erif Der, a young witch, is compelled by her father to marry his powerful rival, Tarrik the Corn King, so becoming the Spring Queen. Forced by her father, she uses her magic spells to try and break Tarrik's power. But one night Tarrik rescues Sphaeros, an Hellenic philosopher, from a Edition: Main.

The Corn King and the Spring Queen is a tale of murder and revenge and of lasting love set in the Classical world several centuries before Christianity.

It opens on the shores of the Black Sea when a pagan priest-king takes his rival's eldest daughter as his bride. Domestic orders are shipped via the U.S. Postal Service (Priority Mail) starting at $ for the first book. Shipping cost may be slightly higher depending on weight of book and shipping destination.

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published in is regarded as one of the best historical novels of the 20th century. Set over two thousand years ago on the calm and fertile shores of the Black Sea, it is a tale of ancient civilisations where tenderness, beauty and love vie with brutality and dark magic.The Corn King and the Spring Queen () is seen by some as the best 20th-century historical ion: Society of Oxford Home Students.