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A Fine and Private Place / The Last Unicorn (2 in 1 book edition)

A Fine and Private Place / The Last Unicorn (2 in 1 book edition)

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Published by Science Fiction Book Club .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8788608M
ISBN 101582880603
ISBN 109781582880600
OCLC/WorldCa54673178

The Last Unicorn (最後のユニコーン, Saigo no Yunikōn) is an English-language Japanese animated fantasy film about a unicorn who, upon learning that she is the last of her species in the world, goes on a quest to find out what has happened to the others of her kind. Based on the novel The Last Unicorn written by Peter S. Beagle, who also wrote the film's screenplay, the Music by: Jimmy Webb.   The The Last Unicorn was written by Peter S. Beagleand published in If you enjoyed reading the novel, perhaps you would be interested in these books also written by Peter S. Beagle: A Fine and Private Place, Lila the Werewolf, The Lady and Her Tiger, The Fantasy Worlds of Peter S. Beagle, The Folk of the Air, The Innkeeper's Song, In the .

  Fifty years ago, Peter S. Beagle’s second novel, The Last Unicorn, was published, eight years after he won acclaim as the upstart year-old debut author of A Fine and Private the course of that near-decade, he did things like get a grownup job, get married, and have children. His debut was wistful and funny and an unbelievably Author: Ceridwen Christensen. Peter S. Beagle PETER S. BEAGLE is one of the world's best-loved fantasy authors. His works include the novels A Fine and Private Place and The Folk of the Air, as well as nonfiction books and the screenplay for the animated film version of J. R. R. Tolkien's The Hobbit. He lives in Davis, California.

  Peter S. Beagle is one of the world's best-loved fantasy authors and screenwriters. His best known book, The Last Unicorn, was published in and was made into a popular animated film in Beagle also wrote the screenplay to the animated The Lord of the Rings movie and others. He has written and contributed to more than 30 novels and story collections, including his first book 5/5(2). “A fine and private place: The last unicorn” 47 Copy quote The unicorn lived in a lilac wood, and she lived all alone. She was very old, though she did not know it, and she was no longer the careless color of sea foam but rather the color of snow falling on a moonlit night.


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A Fine and Private Place / The Last Unicorn Paperback – by Peter S Beagle (Author)/5(7). A Fine and Private Place -and- The Last Unicorn (two books in one) [Peter S.

Beagle] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(6). A Fine and Private Place/The Last Unicorn book. Read 10 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

The Last Unicorn is a fantasy novel writt /5(10). A Fine and Private Place is a contemporary 'ghost' story set in a cemetary, and The Last Unicorn is a lovely fantasy set in an alternate world.

I recommend both of them without I first read A Fine and Private Place in /5. A Fine and Private Place is a contemporary ‘ghost’ story set in a cemetery, and The Last Unicorn is a lovely fantasy set in an alternate world.

I recommend both of them without reservation.” ―Robin Hobb, author of Assassin’s Apprentice and Assassin’s Fate/5(56). Peter S. Beagle's The Last Unicorn has sold at least six million copies around the world since it was published inand tens of millions of viewers have delighted in the animated film version (for which Peter also wrote the screenplay).

But none of the fans of this amazing work have ever known the full story of how The Last Unicorn came to be. Inthe 23 year-old/5. Free download or read online The Last Unicorn pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Peter S.

Beagle. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fantasy, fiction story are The Last Unicorn, Mommy Fortuna/5.

In the tradition of Bruce Chatwin, Colin Thubron, and Peter Matthiessen, The Last Unicorn chronicles deBuys's journey deep into one of the world's most remote places. It's a story rich with the joys and sorrows of an expedition into undiscovered country, pursuing a species as rare and elusive as the fabled unicorn.

The Last Unicorn is by any means NOT a children's book. It's approriate for children, because it has no violence or sexuality, but it is a novel for adult people. And 2. even if it was a children's book it wouldn't say ANYTHING about it's quality. The book is for adults. A Fine and Private Place is wonderful, too.

flag * Susan Oct Peter S. Beagle is a novelist, screenwriter, and poet, and an icon of fantasy fiction. He was born in New York City in and raised in the Bronx, surrounded by education and the arts.

He published his first novel, A Fine and Private Place, at the age of uent works include the perennially poplular travelogue I See By My Outfit, his second novel and fantasy classic The Last 4/5(18).

Peter S. Beagle was born in and raised in the Bronx, just a few blocks from Woodlawn Cemetery, the inspiration for his first novel, A Fine and Privatethanks to classic works such as The Last Unicorn, Tamsin, and The Innkeeper's Song, he is acknowledged as America's greatest living fantasy auth∨ and his dazzling abilities with language, characters, 4/5().

But none of the fans of this amazing work have ever known the full story of how The Last Unicorn came to be. Inthe 23 year-old Beagle was at a career crossroads.

His fantasy novel A Fine and Private Place had been released to great critical acclaim inbut his mainstream second book had been flatly rejected by his publisher.4/5(1). The book takes its title from a verse from Andrew Marvell's "To His Coy Mistress": "The grave's a fine and private place, / But none, I think, do there embrace." The setting, accordingly, is the fictional Yorkchester Cemetery, where one Jonathan Rebeck, a homeless and bankrupt pharmacist who has dropped out of society, has been living, illegally and unobtrusively, for Author: Peter S.

Beagle. Peter S. Beagle was born in and raised in the Bronx, just a few blocks from Woodlawn Cemetery, the inspiration for his first novel, A Fine and Privatethanks to classic works such as The Last Unicorn, Tamsin, and The Innkeeper’s Song, he is acknowledged as America’s greatest living fantasy author; and his dazzling abilities with /5().

A fine and private place ; The last unicorn. [Peter S Beagle] -- A Fine and Private Place centers on the insular world of Jonathan Rebeck, who, following the failure of his business, rejected his place in society in order to live for twenty years within the quiet.

He published his first novel, A Fine and Private Place, at the age of nineteen. Subsequent works include the perennially poplular travelogue I See By My Outfit, his second novel and fantasy classic The Last Unicorn, and "Two Hearts," a Last Unicorn sequel that won both the Hugo and Nebula awards in Brand: Idea & Design Works, LLC.

All about A Fine and Private Place / The Last Unicorn by Peter S. Beagle. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5. I have a soft spot for Peter Beagle. The movie of The Last Unicorn is a fond memory for my childhood, and I remember how mesmerized I was when I read for the first time A Nice and Private Place.

I bought this book, not because I loved those two books. I only discovered that it was a compilation and that they were included when I received the book/5(15). "The Last Unicorn is the best book I have ever read. You need to read it. If you've already read it, you need to read it again."--Patrick Rothfuss, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author of The Name of the Wind A Fine and Private Place.

Today, thanks to classic works such as The Last Unicorn, Tamsin, and The Innkeeper's Song, he is /5(K). A Fine and Private Place/The Last Unicorn by Peter S. Beagle (Goodreads Author) avg rating — ratings — published — 3 editions. IDW Publishing released a six-issue comic book adaptation of The Last Unicorn beginning in April The collected hardcover edition was released in Januarypremiering at #2 on the New York Times Hardcover Graphic Novel bestseller list.

It will be followed by an adaptation of A Fine and Private : Fantasy.A unicorn leaves the safety of her enchanted forest to find out if she is actually the last, and along the way learns around the joys and heartaches of the mortal world. I really liked that this story took cliches and tropes of the genre and twisted them /5(6).Peter S.

Beagle was born in and raised in the Bronx, just a few blocks from Woodlawn Cemetery, the inspiration for his first novel, A Fine and Privatethanks to classic works such as The Last Unicorn, Tamsin, and The Innkeeper’s Song, he is acknowledged as America’s greatest living fantasy author; and his dazzling abilities with language, characters.