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Sword in the Stone

Roger Brooke

Sword in the Stone

by Roger Brooke

  • 49 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Raintree Steck-Vaughn Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • General,
  • Children"s 9-12

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSusan Hunter (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9614855M
    ISBN 100817222561
    ISBN 109780817222567
    OCLC/WorldCa234296595

    Book 1 is called The Sword In the Stone, : just like that awesome old Disney was based on this first of four books in the Once And Future King quartet.; Sir Ector and Sir Grummore Grummursum (that name) are discussing questing and the best way to go about educating boys.; A tutor, apparently, is required, since Sir Ector can't very well send his boys off to Eton.   "Sword in the Stone" is the must-read book of Arthuriana, an imaginative fantasy romp that has inspired all our ideas about the venerable Merlin and about King Arthur's boyhood. White infuses the book with whimsy, poignancy, and a mixture of early 20th-century England and medieval Ector's ward Arthur (known as "Wart") has no idea what 5/5(5).

    The Sword in the Stone, a King Arthur Legend of the Sword Story ~ Legends Stories for Kids More stories like this one> This is the Tale of The Sword in the Stone, a King Arthur Legend of the Sword Story. It is one of the many tales of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round is adapted and brought to you by Stories to Grow by.   Buy The Sword in the Stone by T. H. White from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Author: T. H. White.

    the Sword and the Stone by t.h. white and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This book is more lighthearted and joyous than the sections that follow in "The Once & Future King," which are available on Audible as "The Witch in the Wood" and "The Ill-Made Knight." Although this book and the others are meant to go together as an epic work, "The Sword in the Stone" can easily stand alone as an enjoyable novel in its own right.


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Golden Kite Honor artist Dennis Nolan has loved The Sword in the Stone since childhood, and he imbues White's tale with magic and mystery in his glowing illustrations. Readers who know Arthur or are meeting him for the first time will delight in this beautiful rendering of one of the greatest stories of all by: “The Sword in the Stone” is the first book of “The Once and Future King” volumes written by T.H.

White during the same period Tolkien was writing The Lord of the Rings and C.S Lewis creating the world of Narnia—other epic, fantasy novels, which gave birth to the new movement of magical realism—a movement in which magical elements are part of an otherwise realistic environment/5.

Book Summary The Once and Future King: The Sword in the Stone The first volume of The Once and Future King, The Sword in the Stone, begins as the Wart, an innocent and wholesome boy living in twelfth-century England, is informed by his adoptive father, Sir Ector, that he must begin his education.

Read Common Sense Media's The Sword in the Stone review, age rating, and parents guide. Brilliant, high-level take on Arthur's childhood. The Sword in the Stone Book Review4/5. THE SWORD IN THE STONE.

Disney's Wonderful World Of Reading. Free of any writing, creases or tears. Tight binding. Very Good glossy hardcover. THE SWORD IN THE STONE. Disney's Wonderful World Of Reading.

Free of any writing, creases or tears. Tight Rating: % positive. A sword, which has been stuck all the way through an iron anvil and into a stone underneath it, has appeared in front of a church in London. On the sword are inscribed the words, “Whoso Pulleth Out This Sword of this Stone and Anvil, is Rightwise King Born of All England.”.

Archimedes notices a sword in a stone in a nearby churchyard and points it out to Wart. Arthur pulls the sword from the stone, unwittingly fulfilling the Sword in the Stone’s prophecy.

When Arthur returns with the sword, Ector and Sir Bart recognize it as the Sword in the Stone, and the tournament is : $3 million.

19 quotes from The Sword in the Stone (The Once and Future King, #1): ‘The best thing for being sad is to learn something.’ Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. The Sword in the Stone by T.H. Wh Cited by: PDF's Related to The Sword in the Stone Misbehaving by Abbi Glines.

The Sword of Truth, Boxed Set I: Wizards First Rule, Blood of the Fold, Stone of Tears by Terry Goodkind. Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese. The Conquering Sword of Conan by Robert E. Howard /5. The Sword in the Stone Character List These notes were contributed by members of the GradeSaver community.

We are thankful for their contributions and encourage you to. The Sword in the Stone is a American animated musical fantasy comedy film produced by Walt Disney and released by Buena Vista Distribution.

The 18th Disney animated feature film, the film is based on the novel of the same name, which was first published in as a single novel. It was later republished in as the first book of T. White's tetralogy The Once and Future King.

Directed by Based on: The Sword in the Stone, by T. White. The Sword And The Stone recreates, against the background of magnificent pageantry and dark magic that was medieval England, the education and training of young King Arthur, who was to become the greatest of Britain's legendary rulers/5(28).

In The Sword in the Stone, Arthur is a young boy being raised by Sir Kay with the inglorious nickname of Wart. When a new tutor, Merlin, arrives, Arthur is taught about life by various fantasies coming alive through magic such as history from a snake and courage from a hawk.4/5(1). The Sword and the Stone is a very relaxing movie to watch.

In an animation, you want humour and emotion, and this movie had plenty of both. Most of the humour comes from Sir Ektor(voice of Sebastian Cabot) and Archimedes (voice of Junius Matthews), but Merlin (voice of Karl Swenson) had some truly delicious lines/10(86K). The Sword in the Stone is a novel by T.

White, published ininitially as a stand-alone work but now the first part of a tetralogy The Once and Future King.A fantasy of the boyhood of King Arthur, it is a sui generis work which combines elements of legend, history, fantasy and comedy.

Walt Disney Productions adapted the story to an animated film, and the BBC adapted it to radio. The Sword In The Stone () About book: The book "The Sword in the Stone" by T.H. White is, as stated by Garth Nix, 'One of the best fantasy novels ever written.' The tale takes place in a large castle in Great Britain during the Medieval Ages in which a young orphan, Arthur, or mainly known as The Wart, lives with Sir Ector and his foster brother s: 4.

Soon, Merlin makes a magic sword. He puts the sword in the stone. He tells the nobles, “The man who can pull the sword from the stone will become the King of England.” The nobles all want to be King.

One by one, they try to pull the sword out of the stone. They try and try, but no one can pull out the sword. No one can be the King. The Sword in the Stone Questions and Answers. The Question and Answer section for The Sword in the Stone is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.

Sword in the Stone. by WHITE, T. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Sword in the Stone by White, First Edition - AbeBooks Passion for books. () The Sword in the Stone is the first and most familiar of T.

White’s tetrology based on the life of King Arthur. It is also published collectively, along with its companion books. The Sword in the Stone is an enchanted retelling of the childhood of King Arthur of England. The book's magical adventures, talking animals, and questing knights actually provide serious life.

Based on the book The Once and Future King by T.H. White, THE SWORD IN THE STONE is the story of the early years of King Arthur. Nicknamed "Wart," the future King Arthur is squire to a knight when he meets Merlin the magician, who promises to take on his education.4/5.Growing up in a colorful world peopled by knights in armor and fair damsels, foul monsters and evil witches, young Arthur slowly learns the code of the gentleman.

Under the wise guidance of Merlin, the all-powerful magician for whom life progresses backward, the king-to-be becomes expert in falconry, jousting, hunting, and swordplay.

He is transformed by his remarkable old tutor into various /5(5).