The first volume of "The Imajica" - five dominions, four reconciled, but one, the Earth, cut off, her inhabitants ignorant of the sea of possibilites, the ocean of mystery and magic that lies within their grasp. But the moment is approaching when the Earth will rightfully be reunited.
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THE FIRST VOLUME OF BARKER’S EPIC WORK – IMAJICA
The Imajica – five Dominions, four reconciled. The fifth is Earth, cut off, living ignorant on the edge of a sea of possibilities, mystery and magic. Only a few know of the Imajica, and of the approaching moment when the Earth will be reunited with the other Dominions. And they are both terrified and in awe of the prospect.
Racing to capture that moment are Gentle, a master forger; Judith, a beautiful independent woman; and Pie’oh’pah, an assassin who deals love and death. Together they must embark on the greatest journey of all – through each of the five Dominions to the ultimate mystery – the First Dominion – where, in the City of the Unbeheld, their highest hopes, or deepest fears, will be realised.
“An invocation of both magic and the imagination, a novel of eerie and erotic enchantment…A majestic maze of mythmaking, a fiction that question all assumptions of its reality – and our own.”
“The tears of blood and nightmare imagery are passionate and ingenious…'Imajica' is a ride with remarkable views.”
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“Barker’s fecundity of invention is beyond praise. In a world of hard-bitten horror and originality, Clive Barker dislocates your mind.”
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Clive Barker was born in Liverpool in 1952. His earlier books include ‘The Books of Blood’, ‘Cabal’, and ‘The Hellbound Heart’. In addition to his work as a novelist and playwright, he also iilustrates, writes, directs and produces for stage and screen. His films include ‘Hellraiser’, ‘Hellbound’, ‘Nightbreed’ and ‘Candyman’. Clive lives in Beverly Hills, California.
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Book Description Harper, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P11000649868X
Book Description Harper, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX000649868X
Book Description Harper, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 000649868X
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