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The Last Unicorn by Peter S. Beagle
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Mar 06, 10

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Read from February 28 to March 05, 2010

I re-read this for a course in classic fantasy.

Despite being a product of the 60's, this tale has stood the test of time. It certainly is a beautiful classic. The language of the writing and the iconic themes hold even 40 years later.

It's also fascinating in that the book is very self-aware. It knows it is a fairy-tale, revels in itself and still teaches us the meaning of heroes and love and sacrifice. That we must be part of the world.

May it hold for another 40 years.
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