E.R. Eddison


Born
in Adel, Leeds, The United Kingdom
November 24, 1882

Died
August 18, 1945

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Eric Rücker Eddison was an English civil servant and author, writing under the name "E.R. Eddison."

Average rating: 3.72 · 5,202 ratings · 499 reviews · 15 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Worm Ouroboros

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3.71 avg rating — 4,137 ratings — published 1922 — 224 editions
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Mistress of Mistresses

3.64 avg rating — 499 ratings — published 1935 — 23 editions
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A Fish Dinner in Memison

3.68 avg rating — 211 ratings — published 1941 — 16 editions
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The Mezentian Gate

3.62 avg rating — 167 ratings — published 1950 — 12 editions
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Zimiamvia: A Trilogy

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4.25 avg rating — 92 ratings — published 1992 — 4 editions
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Styrbiorn The Strong

4.13 avg rating — 55 ratings — published 1926 — 8 editions
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Egil's Saga

4.44 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1930 — 6 editions
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Le Serpent Ouroboros, volume 1

4.20 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1922 — 3 editions
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The Worm Ouroboros Volume 2

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Egil's Saga

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4.06 avg rating — 2,298 ratings — published 1240 — 55 editions
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“Let worthy minds ne'er stagger in distrust
To suffer death or shame for what is just”
E. R. Eddison, The Worm Ouroboros

“The harvest of this world is to the resolute, and he that is infirm of purpose is ground betwixt the upper and the nether millstone”
E.R. Eddison, The Worm Ouroboros

“This last best luck of all: that earth should gape for me when my great deeds were ended.”
E.R. Eddison, The Worm Ouroboros

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