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Read & download º Boy Apprenticed to an Enchanter A number of collections of stories for children beginning with The King of Ireland's Son 1916 In 1922 he started writing novels Amongst his other works are Three Plays 1916 The Boy Who Knew What the Birds Said 1918 The Children of Odin The Book of Northern Myths 1920 and The Golden Fleece and the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles 1921. Eean a fisherman s son and late an enchanter s apprentice is caught trying to steal a king s marvelous horse To stave off execution he relates the events that led up to the attempted theft and halfway through his tale someone else breaks into the stable The author is Irish but this has never struck me as a particularly Irish story a mix of many different fairy tales and legends Not a criticism it s a lovely meld and the story doesn t fall into a predictable pattern The structure is also a bit unusual It s got a nicely strong heroine she rescues the hero at least once and while the illustrations don t do anything for me they re lavish and fitting

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Read & download º Boy Apprenticed to an Enchanter Padraic Colum 1881 1972 was an Irish poet novelist dramatist biographer and collector of folklore He was one of the leading figures of the Celtic Revival At the age of seventeen he passed an exam for and was awarded a clerkship in the Irish Railway Clearing House He stayed in this job until 1903 During this period Colum started to wri. I don t remember where I first saw Padraic Colum mentioned but it was many years ago I never did see anything written by him until I discovered Project Gutenberg Then of course it took some time to get around to reading one of his titles Colum was an author playwright and collector of folklore among many other talents He often took traditional tales and re told them in his own manner which explains why The Boy Apprenticed To An Enchanter will remind you of Scheherezade s story telling in One Thousand And One Nights As for the youth who had tried to steal the white horse that the King owned he was bound hand and foot and taken into the castle of the King There he was thrown down beside the trestles of the great table and the hot wax from the candles that lighted the supper board dripped down upon him And it was told to him that at the morrow s sunrise he would be slain with the swordThen the King called upon one to finish the story that was being told when the neigh of the white hors

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Read & download º Boy Apprenticed to an Enchanter Te and met a number of the leading Irish writers of the time His earliest published poems appeared in The United Irishman His first book Wild Earth 1907 collected many of these poems In 1911 he founded the short lived literary journal The Irish Review In 1914 Colum travelled to the USA where he took up children's writing and published. A short and comfy read Highly recommend


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