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The Golden Fool Setting & Symbolism

Robin Hobb
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Objects/Places

Six Duchies

The Six Duchies is an area or state. Buckkeep Town is located in the Six Duchies.

Buckkeep Town

Buckkeep Town is located in the Six Duchies. It is a small, rural town of magical and non-magical citizens.

Wit

Wit is a form of magic where one can sense animals and bond with a beast.

Skill

Skill is a form of magic where one can speak telepathically to other Skilled Ones and go outside oneself.

Out Islands

The Out Islands are a matriarchal society from where the Narcheska comes. The Outislanders had been at war with the Farseers long ago. But now they try for peace.

Old Blood

Old Blood are the Witted Ones.

Stuck Pig

The Stuck Pig is a tavern where Tom and Hap drink in Buckkeep Town.

Aslevjal

Aslevjal is the frozen island where the dragon, Icefyre, lives. The Narcheska challenges Dutiful to journey...

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