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Corn king and the spring queen.

Naomi Mitchison

Corn king and the spring queen.

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Published by Cape in London .
Written in English


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The Corn King and the Spring Queen. Naomi Mitchison. Introduced by Naomi Mitchison. 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. Erif Der, a young witch, is.


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Naomi Mitchison. Cape, - Black Sea Region - pages. 1 Review. From inside the book LibraryThing. I read this book many years ago, probably in the 's; came across it by accident in a book store and liked it so much; it was unusual; a combination of novel and feminism and mythology, but very 4/5(1).

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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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Erif Der, a young witch, is compelled by her father to marry his powerful rival, Tarrik the Corn King, so becoming the Spring Queen.

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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.

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Media Mail shipping rate is also available: $ for the first book and $ for each additional. Overseas orders are billed at cost. Set more than 2, years ago on the calm and fertile shores of the Black Sea, The Corn King and the Spring Queen tells of ancient civilizations where tenderness, beauty, and love vie with brutality and dark Der, a young witch, is compelled by her father to marry his powerful rival, Tarrik the Corn King, so becoming the Spring Queen.

The Corn King and the Spring Queen. 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.

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