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The Book of Wonder by Lord Dunsany
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Feb 25, 2011

really liked it
bookshelves: 2011, classics, e-book, anthology
Read from February 25 to 28, 2011

From what I've read, the illustrations in this book were actually created first, then the stories written around them.

I didn't like this one as much as Fifty-One Tales, but it was still quite good. It was less of the weird fiction and more straight fantasy - though even with the most fantastical stories, there was still the hint of weirdness in them.

I only wish that the version I've found (off had better resolution on the graphics. It was so small and grainy, it was difficult to see what must be beautiful paintings.

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