The Crystal Cave Summary
Mary Stewart

Everything you need to understand or teach The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart.

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  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
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The Crystal Cave Summary

The Crystal Cave is a story of the life of Merlin before he became associated with King Arthur. The book begins with a Prologue, where Merlin describes being an old man reminiscing on the past. He says that some memories are clearer than others are.

He then describes a couple having a secret rendezvous at a cave. We do not know at the time that they happen to be his parents...

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The Crystal Cave Study Guide

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