Sword & Citadel: The Second Half of ‘The Book of the New Sun’

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An extraordinary work of art!"-Philadelphia Inquirer"The Book of the New Sun establishes Wolfe's preeminence, pure and simple. The book of the new sun contains elements of Spenserian allegory, Swiftian satire, Dickensian social consciousness and Wagnerian mythology. Wolfe creates a truly alien social order that the reader comes to experience from within.

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Shadow & Claw: The First Half of 'The Book of the New Sun'

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Orb Books #ad - The best science fiction i've read in years!"the claw of the Conciliator continues the saga of Severian, banished from his home, as he undertakes a mythic quest to discover the awesome power of an ancient relic, and learn the truth about his hidden destiny. Arguably the finest piece of literature American science fiction has yet produced is the four-volume Book of the New Sun.

Chicago sun-times"the Book of the New Sun establishes his preeminence, pure and simple. Once into it, there is no stopping. The new york times Book Review Orb Books. A masterpiece. Wolfe creates a truly alien social order that the reader comes to experience from within. Shadow & claw brings together the first two books of the tetralogy in one volume:The Shadow of the Torturer is the tale of young Severian, an apprentice in the Guild of Torturers on the world called Urth, exiled for committing the ultimate sin of his profession -- showing mercy toward his victim.

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The Urth of the New Sun: The sequel to 'The Book of the New Sun'

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Litany of the Long Sun: Nightside the Long Sun and Lake of the Long Sun Book of the Long Sun, Books 1 and 2

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Epiphany of the Long Sun: Calde of the Long Sun and Exodus from the Long Sun Book of the Long Sun, Books 3 and 4

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Lexicon Urthus: A Dictionary for the Urth Cycle

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Gary K. Dictionary of the Urth Cycle. Wolfe, in locus, said: "A convenient and well researched glossary of names and terms. It provides enough of a gloss on the novels that it almost evokes Wolfe's distant future all by itself. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Isbn13: 9780964279513.

Lexicon Urthus: A Dictionary for the Urth Cycle #ad - . Orb Books. It is head-spinning to confront a myriad of small and large details, some merely interesting, others jawdropping. Orb Books. Lexicon urthus is an alphabetical dictionary for the complete urth cycle by gene wolfe: the shadow of the torturer; the claw of the conciliator; The Sword of the Lictor; The Citadel of the Autarch; the sequel Urth of the New Sun; the novella Empires of Foliage and Flower; the short stories "The Cat, " "The Map, " and "The Old Woman Whose Rolling Pin Is the Sun"; and Gene Wolfe's own commentaries in The Castle of the Otter.

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Tales of the Dying Earth

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One of his enduring classics is his 1964 novel, baroque tale set on a far-future Earth, and its sequels--a fascinating, The Dying Earth, under a giant red sun that is soon to go out forever. This omnibus volume comprised all four books in the series, The Eyes of the Overworld, The Dying Earth, Cugel's Saga and Rialto the Magnificent.

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The Fifth Head of Cerberus: Three Novellas

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Orb Books #ad - Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Back in print for the first time in more than a decade, Gene Wolfe's The Fifth Head of Cerberus is a universally acknowledged masterpiece of science fiction by one of the field's most brilliant writers. Far out from earth, saint anne and Saint Croix, two sister planets, circle each other in an eternal dance.

Isbn13: 9780964279513. It is said a race of shapeshifters once lived here, only to perish when men came. Tracking provided on most orders. Orb Books. Like an intricate, braided knot, the pattern at last unfolds to reveal astonishing truths about this strange and savage alien landscape. Orb Books. But one man believes they can still be found, somewhere in the back of the beyond.

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The Urth of the New Sun

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Latro in the Mist

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Orb Books #ad - Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Orb Books. Orb Books. Condition: New. Writing down his experiences every day and reading his journal anew each morning gives him a poignantly tenuous hold on himself, but his story's hold on readers is powerful indeed, and many consider these Wolfe's best books.

Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Tracking provided on most orders. A distinguished compilation of two classic fantasy novels, soldier of the mist and soldier of Areté, in one volumeThis omnibus of two acclaimed novels is the story of Latro, a Roman mercenary who while fighting in Greece received a head injury that deprived him of his short-term memory but gave him in return the ability to see and converse with the supernatural creatures and the gods and goddesses, who invisibly inhabit the ancient landscape.

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ON BLUE'S WATERS Book of the Short Sun

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Tor Books #ad - The story continues in In Green's Jungles and Return to the Whorl. By any standard, wolfe's beautifully composed, meditative, thrilling, and tricky-beyond-belief 'science fantasy' is a work of the highest art. The washington Post Book World Orb Books. Tracking provided on most orders. On blue's waters is the start of a major new work by gene Wolfe, the first of three volumes that comprise The Book of the Short Sun, which takes place in the years after Wolfe's four-volume Book of the Long Sun.

ON BLUE'S WATERS Book of the Short Sun #ad - Horn, the narrator of the earlier work, now tells his own story. But horn is the only one who can locate the great leader Silk, and convince him to return to Blue and lead them all to prosperity. Isbn13: 9780964279513. So horn sets sail in a small boat, on a long and difficult quest across the planet Blue in search of the now legendary Patera Silk.

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