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Hardcover, Limited First Edition, 152 pages
Published November 2016 by Fiddleblack Ltd
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Eloy Cryptkeeper
Sep 23, 2020 rated it really liked it
"Los genios necesitan de la soledad. Y él era un genio, ya lo sabe usted. El más grande ilusionista después de Houdini.
No le gustaba que le llamasen mago. Decía que era una palabra que había que dejar para los hacedores de milagros.
Solía llamarse a sí mismo el Gran Simulador"

"al tratar con el Abismo era mejor no creer jamás lo que veían los ojos. En cuanto se fiaba uno de los propios sentidos, cuando se creía que un tigre era un tigre, se estaba ya medio poseído"

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May 04, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Very good read. Highly recommend.
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Nov 21, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Great writing and so chilling and creepy. I will have images from this book burned into my memory for a while. Also very reminiscent of HP Lovecraft and it really does his books justice.
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Exciting and dark. This was a chilling tale!
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Mar 22, 2017 rated it really liked it
Good read. I could have done without the satanist using Clive Barkers work as a soap box to preach. Really weak argument. Greatest sin in satanism is stupidity and this was a stupid move.

Great Job though Clive your part was great! I like the History of the book as well and how Harry is connected with Clive's writings.
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Clive Barker was born in Liverpool, England, the son of Joan Rubie (née Revill), a painter and school welfare officer, and Leonard Barker, a personnel director for an industrial relations firm. Educated at Dovedale Primary School and Quarry Bank High School, he studied English and Philosophy at Liverpool University and his picture now hangs in the entrance hallway to the Philosophy Department. It ...more

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