Available to American readers for the first time, this landmark collection gathers four groundbreaking fantasy classics from the acclaimed author of Light. Set in the imagined city of Viriconium, here are the masterworks that revolutionized a genre and enthralled a generation of readers: The Pastel City, A Storm of Wings, In Viriconium, and Viriconium Nights. Back in print after a long absence, these singular tales of a timeless realm and its enigmatic inhabitants are now reborn and compiled to captivate a whole new generation.
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"The world that Harrison depicts is intricate and authentic, peopled with a multitude of strange yet lifelike characters--a combination which serves to make his richly imagined empire of Viriconium feel very real indeed.... This omnibus collection from the author of Light" "is canon-reading for those who wish to know the genre's roots, as well as the heights, to which it can aspire."--"Kirkus Reviews," starred reviewFrom the Publisher:
'Grown-up SF writing at its most compelling' Barry Forshaw
'The poetry and power of this remarkable volume (one of the most welcome in Millennium's indispensable series of fantasy masterwork reissues) may not be to everyone's taste, but this is grown-up SF writing at its most compelling.' Barry Forshaw, LINEONE
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Book Description HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS LTD. Book Condition: Very Good. . Bookseller Inventory # M02A-00310
Book Description HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS LTD, 1988. Book Condition: very good. Gently used. Expect delivery in 2-3 weeks. Bookseller Inventory # 9780044402459-3