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From: "Matthew Davis" 
Subject: Re: (urth) Major new Wolfe story online
Date: Tue, 7 May 2002 22:00:51 +0100

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From: "Adam Stephanides" 
Sent: Tuesday, May 07, 2002 10:17 PM
Subject: Re: (urth) Major new Wolfe story online

> So Wolfe is a Kai Lung fan.  I had no idea.
> I've seen the "princess on a glass mountain" motif twice before: in a
> called THE GLASS MOUNTAIN by Leonard Wolf, which I haven't read, and in a
> Fractured Fairy Tale (in which the rescuer was a giant frog).  Given this,
> I'd expect that it occurs in some genuine fairy tale or medieval romance,
> but nothing comes to mind.

The "princess and the glass hill" by andrew lang

which I found by this nifty index to Lang's fairy tales

But does the title allude to anything? One of the hobbits went under the
false name "Mr Underhill" but nothing else leaps to mind.


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