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The Once and Future King (1958) written by T.H. White

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The Once and Future King (1958) (Book) written by T.H. White
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The Once and Future King (Book)

written by T.H. White

1958
 
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The Once and Future King is an Arthurian fantasy novel written by T. H. White. It was first published in 1958 and is mostly a composite of earlier works. 
 
The book is divided into 4 parts: 
 
The Sword in the Stone (1938)  
The Queen of Air and Darkness (1939) (published separately in somewhat different form as The Witch in the Wood)  
The Ill-Made Knight (1940)  
The Candle in the Wind (First published in the composite edition, 1958)  
A final part called The Book of Merlyn was published separately (ISBN 0-292-70769-X) following White's death. It chronicles Arthur's final lessons from Merlyn before his death, although some parts of it were incorporated into the final editions of the previous books.