The first book of the multiverse.
Dorian Hawkmoon … Corum Jhaelen Irsei … Elric of Melniboné. Over the years, Michael Moorcock has captivated readers with his unending versions of the Eternal Champion, the timeless warrior who serves the Cosmic Balance in the ongoing battle that rages between Law and Chaos through the many planes and levels of the multiverse. But what is the multiverse and what are its origins? In this essential novel, Michael Moorcock provides readers these critical answers.
World War Three has come and gone, and humankind has survived its brutal past to assume its place among the stars. Yet their existence is endangered nonetheless, as their entire universe is threatening to collapse. All their hopes rest on the shoulders of Count Renark von Bek, a nobleman of extraordinary psychic abilities and carefully guarded secrets.
Aided by his companions, von Bek will delve into the Sundered Worlds, a mysterious galaxy outside the space-time continuum that has materialized on the edges of known space. Inside this roving galaxy, they will uncover the secrets of the multiverse and embark upon a last desperate gamble to save humankind.
But as they will soon discover, even survival comes laden with danger, as the solutions to their dilemma may also hold the final keys to their destruction …
Michael Moorcock has been inducted in the Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame, named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers or America, and received the Lifetime Achievement World Fantasy, Bram Stoker, and Prix Utopiales Awards. The Sundered Worlds is one of his earlier novels, now back in print for a new generation.
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Book Description RoC, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: Used; Good. **SHIPPED FROM UK** We believe you will be completely satisfied with our quick and reliable service. All orders are dispatched as swiftly as possible! Buy with confidence!. Bookseller Inventory # 2218626
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR003322495
Book Description Penguin, Great Britain, 1982. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. 220 pages. Covers have moderate creasing. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine has minor lean and moderate reading creases. Pages are lightly tanned. One of four self-contained titles, this is a novel of space adventure with an underlying seriousness of theme which does not detract from the fast narrative pace. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; ISBN: 014017351X. ISBN/EAN: 9780140173512. Inventory No: 13040138. The photo of this book is of the actual book for sale. Bookseller Inventory # 13040138
Book Description Rochdale Art Gallery, London, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Paperback, signed by author on title page, and separately signed and dedicated by author on FEP. Small area of correction fluid obscuring original RRP on rear cover; lightly shelfworn exterior; faintly tanned page block. Pages within remain sound throughout, and all text is clear. TS. Signed by Author. Used. Bookseller Inventory # 419758
Book Description ROC, London, 1992. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. First paperback edition, first printing. First book of the Multiverse. Chips on spine edge; one page folded back. No marks. Bookseller Inventory # 001408