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Morreion: A Tale Of The Dying Earth

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Illustrated by Stephen E. Fabian. Text originally published in 1973.
Published (first published 1978)
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Seizure Romero
Mar 18, 2008 Seizure Romero rated it it was amazing
I read this story when it first appeared in Flashing Swords! #1, in the very early days of my addiction. Stephen Fabian's art is a lush and decadent addition to the tale.
Jun 19, 2016 Ronaldo7 rated it liked it
I love Jack Vance, but... his short stories miss the magic of his novels.
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Sep 16, 2016 Edwin Kort rated it liked it
Shelves: 2015
Ben niet zo dol op boeken met meerdere verhalen. voor je goed en wel aan de personages van een verhaal gewend bent zout je al weer in een ander verhaal. Toch zaten er wel wat leuke tussen.
Aug 25, 2015 Ziburan rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: read-sf, read-2015
Typical weird science fantasy like Vance can produce. Sometimes a bit too weird.
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Aka John Holbrooke Vance, Peter Held, John Holbrook, Ellery Queen, John van See, Alan Wade.

The author was born in 1916 and educated at the University of California, first as a mining engineer, then majoring in physics and finally in journalism. During the 1940s and 1950s, he contributed widely to science fiction and fantasy magazines. His first novel, The Dying Earth, was published in 1950 to grea
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