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Tales of Wonder

Lord Dunsany

The Last Book of Wonder, originally published as Tales of Wonder, is the tenth book and sixth original short story collection of Irish fantasy writer Lord Dunsany, considered a major influence on the work of J. R. R. Tolkien, H. P. Lovecraft, Ursula K. Le Guin and others. The first edition, in hardcover, was published in London by Elkin Mathews in October 1916 as Tales of Wonder, followed by a Boston hardcover publication in November 1916, by John W. Luce & Co.. The title of the American edition, The Last Book of Wonder, was Dunsany's own preferred title. The British and American editions also differ in that they arrange the material slightly differently.

The Last Book of Wonder, originally published as Tales of Wonder, is the tenth book and sixth original short story collection of Irish fantasy writer Lord Dunsany, considered a major influence on the work of J. R. R. Tolkien, H. P. Lovecraft, Ursula K. Le Guin and others. The first edition, in hardcover, was published in London by Elkin Mathews in October 1916 as Tales of Wonder, followed by a Boston hardcover publication in November 1916, by John W. Luce & Co.. The title of the American edition, The Last Book of Wonder, was Dunsany's own preferred title. The British and American editions also differ in that they arrange the material slightly differently.
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The Last Book of Wonder, originally published as Tales of Wonder, is the tenth book and sixth original short story collection of Irish fantasy writer Lord Dunsany, considered a major influence on the work of J. R. R. Tolkien, H. P. Lovecraft, Ursula K. Le Guin and others. The first edition, in hardcover, was published in London by Elkin Mathews in October 1916 as Tales of Wonder, followed by a Boston hardcover publication in November 1916, by John W. Luce & Co.. The title of the American edition, The Last Book of Wonder, was Dunsany's own preferred title. The British and American editions also differ in that they arrange the material slightly differently.

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

4h 20m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

02:42


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

08:57


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

26:08


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

21:19


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

08:14


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

06:23


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

07:51


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

14:02


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

08:21


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

09:13


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

11:14


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

10:36


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

26:02


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

27:22


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

02:14


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

07:37


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

06:18


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

06:28


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

05:40


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

18:10


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

10:51


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

14:55