Count Karlstein: or The Ride of the Demon Huntsman by Philip Pullman

Count Karlstein: or The Ride of the Demon Huntsman by Philip Pullman

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A Transylvanian spoof by the author of "Spring-heeled Jack". It consists of a melodramatic adventure tale in words, cartoons and jokes, about Zamiel, the Demon Huntsman. He terrorizes the villagers of Karlstein, and is offered the evil Count Karlstein's two young nieces as part of a bargain.

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Who would dare venture outdoors on All Souls' Eve knowing that Zamiel the Demon Huntsman is on the prowl? But evil Count Karlstein has struck a bargain with Zamiel - and his two young nieces Charlotte and Lucy stand to lose out in the pact. What can the girls do to escape their fate? Brilliantly informed by a variety of classic, and not so classic, sources, this tale gallops along at high speed and is a highly visual and very unusual book.

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SKU GOR000710499
Title Count Karlstein: or The Ride of the Demon Huntsman
Author By (author) Philip Pullman
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Random House Children's Publishers UK
Year Published 1998
Number of Pages 112
ISBN 10 0440862663
ISBN 13 9780440862666
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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Who would dare venture outdoors on All Souls' Eve knowing that Zamiel the Demon Huntsman is on the prowl? But evil Count Karlstein has struck a bargain with Zamiel - and his two young nieces Charlotte and Lucy stand to lose out in the pact. What can the girls do to escape their fate? Brilliantly informed by a variety of classic, and not so classic, sources, this tale gallops along at high speed and is a highly visual and very unusual book.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR000710499
Title Count Karlstein: or The Ride of the Demon Huntsman
Author By (author) Philip Pullman
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Random House Children's Publishers UK
Year Published 1998
Number of Pages 112
ISBN 10 0440862663
ISBN 13 9780440862666
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No

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