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    Fantasy book with skeleton army from 70s

    So kind. I was always fond of the character names in the story: Welsh origin and unpronounceable to a West Coast American like myself.
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    Fantasy book with skeleton army from 70s

    Sounds like The Chronicles of Prydain series by Lloyd Alexander. Disney made an animated movie that was loosely based on it.
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    1980s-early 90s. Boy with peculiarly long, flexible fingers apprenticed to wizard...

    ...with the same distinguishing characteristic. Perhaps 'kidnapped' would be a better term. Anyway. The master wizard is amazingly, hilariously pompous and has a niece (?) with whom the boy falls in love. Two other highlights are that the wizard sends the boy into a local noxious swamp for magic...