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Wizard of Earthsea (Reissue) (Paperback) (Ursula K. Le Guin)

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Originally published in 1968, Ursula K. Le Guin’s A Wizard of Earthsea marks the first of the six now beloved Earthsea titles. Ged was the greatest sorcerer in Earthsea, but in his youth he was the reckless Sparrowhawk. In his hunger for power and knowledge, he tampered with long-held secrets and loosed a terrible shadow upon the world. This is the tumultuous tale of his testing, how he mastered the mighty words of power, tamed an ancient dragon, and crossed death's threshold to restore the balance.

In the first volume of this legendary fantasy series originally published in 1968, a boy grows to manhood while attempting to subdue the evil he unleashed on the world as an apprentice to the Master Wizard.
Ged was the greatest sorcerer in all Earthsea, but once he was called Sparrowhawk, a reckless youth, hungry for power and knowledge, who tampered with long-held secrets and loosed a terrible shadow upon the world. This is the tale of his testing, how he mastered the mighty words of power, tamed an ancient dragon, and crossed death's threshold to restore the balance.
Edition: Reissue
Number of Pages: 251.0
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Magic
Series Title: The Earthsea Cycle
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Age Range: Teen
Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Language: English
Street Date: September 11, 2012
TCIN: 14185505
UPC: 9780547722023
Item Number (DPCI): 248-80-7258

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