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A Dreamers Tales

  [english | 1910]  

Lord Dunsany


Summary: [A Dreamers Tales is the fifth book by Irish fantasy writer Lord Dunsany considered a major influence on the work of J. R. R. Tolkien H. P. Lovecraft Ursula LeGuin and others. It was first published in hardcover by George Allen Sons in September 1910 and has been reprinted a number of times since. Issued by the Modern Library in a combined edition with The Sword of Welleran and Other Stories as A ...]
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Don Rodriguez Chronicles Of Shadow Valley

  [english | 1922]  

Lord Dunsany


Summary: [A coming of age story set in the mythical golden age of Spain. The titular character is excluded from the inheritance of the family castle on the grounds that given his expertise with sword and mandolin he should be able to win his own estate and bride. Setting out to achieve his place in the world Rodriguez quickly acquires a Sancho Panza-like servant Morano and goes on to experience a series of ...]
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Fifty One Tales

  [english | 1915]  

Lord Dunsany


Summary: [Fifty-One Tales is a collection of fantasy short stories by Irish writer Lord Dunsany considered a major influence on the work of J. R. R. Tolkien H. P. Lovecraft Ursula LeGuin and others. The first editions in hardcover were published simultaneously in London and New York by Elkin Mathews and Mitchell Kennerly respectively in April 1915. The British and American editions differ in that they ...]
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Tales Of Three Hemispheres

  [english | 1920]  

Lord Dunsany


Summary: [Tales of Three Hemispheres is a collection of fantasy short stories by Lord Dunsany. The first edition was published in Boston by John W. Luce Co. in November 1919 the first British edition was published in London by T. Fisher Unwin in June 1920.The collections significance in the history of fantasy literature was recognized by its republication in a new edition by Owlswick Press in 1976 with ...]
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Tales Of Wonder

  [english | 1916]  

Lord Dunsany


Summary: [Lean Tales is an anthology of short stories written by Scottish authors Alasdair Gray Agnes Owens and James Kelman with author illustrations by Alasdair Gray. Contractually obligated to Jonathan Cape to provide a new book Gray claimed to find himself without new material or ideas and so approached Kelman and Owens to bulk out a collection of stories with some of their own. As is often the case ...]
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The Book Of Wonder

  [english | 1912]  

Lord Dunsany


Summary: [40 Days and 40 Nights: Darwin Intelligent Design God OxyContin and Other Oddities on Trial in Pennsylvania is a 2007 non fiction book about the Kitzmiller v. Dover Area School District trial of 2005. Author Matthew Chapman a journalist screenwriter and director (and the great-great-grandson of Charles Darwin) reported on the trial for Harpers magazine]
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The Gods Of Pegana

  [english | 1905]  

Lord Dunsany


Summary: [The book is a series of short stories linked by Dunsanys invented pantheon of deities who dwell in Pegna. It was followed by a further collection Time and the Gods and by some stories in The Sword of Welleran and Other Stories .]
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The Sword Of Welleran And Other Stories

  [english | 1908]  

Lord Dunsany


Summary: [The Sword of Welleran and Other Stories is the third book by Irish fantasy writer Lord Dunsany considered a major influence on the work of J. R. R. Tolkien H. P. Lovecraft Ursula LeGuin and others. It was first published in hardcover by George Allen Sons in October 1908 and has been reprinted a number of times since. Issued by the Modern Library in a combined edition with A Dreamers Tales as A ...]
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Time And The Gods

  [english | 1905]  

Lord Dunsany


Summary: [Time and the Gods is the second book by Irish fantasy writer Lord Dunsany considered a major influence on the work of J. R. R. Tolkien H. P. Lovecraft Ursula LeGuin and others.The book was first published in hardcover by William Heinemann in September 1906 and has been reprinted a number of times since. It was issued by the Modern Library in an unauthorised combined edition with The Book of ...]
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