Once and Future King
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(3.8 based on 219 ratings)
  • 1-5
    The Once and Future King | T. H. White

    The Once and Future King

    • UNABRIDGED (33 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By T. H. White
    • Narrated By Neville Jason
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    The complete "box set" of T. H. White's epic fantasy novel of the Arthurian legend. The novel is made up of five parts: "The Sword in the Stone", "The Witch in the Wood", "The Ill-Made Knight", "The Candle in the Wind", and "The Book of Merlyn".

    Magical

    Though I liked all the books, the first was my favourite. Captivated from the first words and the narration is excellent; as good as Stephen Fry in t..Show More »

    Reviewed on 05 July 2011 by W. Reid ()
  • 1
    The Sword in the Stone | T. H. White

    The Sword in the Stone

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 40 mins)
    • By T. H. White
    • Narrated By Neville Jason
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    This is one of the most popular re-tellings of the story of King Arthur. Like The Lord of the Rings, this fantasy novel has been equally popular among younger readers and adults. White takes an inventive approach that involves animals who speak and Robin Hood! A true Arthurian classic.

    Buy it, now!

    Anyone who dismisses this as a children's story, fairy tale, or -worse - only knows the Disney cartoon... should be locked up in Galapas's dungeon &am..Show More »

    Reviewed on 12 May 2011 by Billybreitling ()
  • 2-3
    'The Witch in the Wood' & 'The Ill-Made Knight' | T. H. White

    'The Witch in the Wood' & 'The Ill-Made Knight'

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 5 mins)
    • By T. H. White
    • Narrated By Neville Jason
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    These two stories are the second and third parts of T. H. White's classic and individual fantasy novel of the Arthurian legend. Arthur has become king, Guinevere and Launcelot (The Ill-Made Knight) fall in love, and the kingdom is threatened from the north.

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  • 4-5
    The Candle in the Wind and The Book of Merlyn | T. H. White

    The Candle in the Wind and The Book of Merlyn

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By T. H. White
    • Narrated By Neville Jason
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    In these last two books, the ageing king faces the greatest challenge of his reign, when his own son threatens to overthrow him and destroy everything he has worked for. In The Book of Merlyn, Arthur's tutor Merlyn reappears, and the ancient magician teaches him that, even in the face of apparent ruin, there is still hope.

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