King Elfland's Daughter

by Lord Dunsany

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Book 13 of 52 in the Best Literary Fantasy Books
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The poetic style and sweeping grandeur of The King of Elfland's Daughter has made it one of the most beloved fantasy novels of our time, a masterpiece that influenced some of the greatest contemporary fantasists. The heartbreaking story of a marriage between a mortal man and an elf princess is a masterful tapestry of the fairy tale following the "happily ever after."

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Steve | 2013-12-02 01:25:31
FWIW, the actual title is 'The King of Elfland's Daughter'.
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