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Undine by Penni Russon

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Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English


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FormatElectronic resource
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Open LibraryOL24253084M
ISBN 109780061838293, 9780061838316

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May 15,  · Undine is a marvelous and compelling read--that is, if you are into reading long, draggy books with unnecessary details, loosely tied ideas and a much more loosely connected plot. It has an interesting concept idea however it is implemented very poorly/5(8). Undine is a tightly written fairy tale-type story, with many twists and turns in a pretty small container. As a note, they do not live happily ever after. There is very few places which leaves you hoping the book ends, but you want to find out how things will work out in the end/5. Nov 27,  · Undine is a fairy-tale novella in which Undine, a water spirit, marries a knight named Huldebrand in order to gain a soul. It is an early German romance, but likely descended from earlier Continental tales about water-sprites who married mortals, /5(25). Jan 01,  · ‘Undine’ by Penni Russon is the first book in a trilogy about a mythically and aptly named adolescent girl struggling to find out the truth about her father and ultimately about herself and the increasingly volatile power she possesses/5.

Aug 16,  · Undine is a fairy-tale novella, written by Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué ( – ). A true classic of the genre, it tells the story of Undine (a water spirit), who marries a knight named Huldebrand in order to gain a soul.3/5(1). Undine is a novel by Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué concerning Undine, a water spirit who marries a Knight named Huldebrand in order to gain a soul. It is an early German romance, which has been translated into English and other languages. Undine is a term that appears in the alchemical writings of Paracelsus, a Renaissance alchemist and physician. It is derived from the Latin word unda, meaning "wave", and first appears in Paracelsus' book Liber de Nymphis, sylphis, gnomes et salamandris et de . Undine Hydrotherapy Pool online booking system. Powered by grupo-operativo-gei-porcino.com

Undine book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This book was originally published in It contains many line drawings an /5. Jul 05,  · Buy Undine by Friedrich de la Motte Fouque (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible grupo-operativo-gei-porcino.com: Friedrich de la Motte Fouque. “Undine” is a story of much lighter fancy, and full of a peculiar grace, though with a depth of melancholy that endears it. No doubt it was founded on the universal idea in folk-lore of the nixies or water-spirits, one of whom, in Norwegian legend, was seen weeping bitterly because of the want of a soul. He protects Undine and threatens anyone who might harm her. The story reminds many readers of The Little Mermaid, in that Undine losses some of her powers as a water-spirit when she marries, only to regain them later in the book. Undine was popular in the 19th century.