Published April 2, 1986
by Baen .
Written in English
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Series: Dying Earth (Book 4) Mass Market Paperback: pages; Publisher: Baen (November 1, ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Package Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: ounces; Customer Reviews: out of 5 stars 22 customer ratings/5(22). Dying Earth is a fantasy series by the American author Jack Vance, comprising four books originally published from to Some have been called vary from short story collections to a fix-up (novel created from older short stories), perhaps all the way to novel.. The first book in the series, The Dying Earth, was ranked number 16 of 33 "All Time Best Fantasy Novels" by Genre: Fantasy, Dying Earth subgenre. New York / Canada: Baen Books / Pocket Books, The scans you see are the books you get. All three (3) books are tight true square and clean, flat mostly uncreased spines, 3 soft covers, , , pages, Very Good to Near Fine condition with minor edge wear, books 1 & 2 have ink names and/or store stamp & the third book as a small sticker pull back cover over isbn. The Earth is dying. Humanity—over-breeding, over-consuming—is destroying the very planet they call home. Multinational corporations despoil the environment, market genetically modified crops to control the food supply, and use their wealth and influence and private armies to crush anything, and anyone, that gets in the way of their profits.
The reproduction of material from this book for personal or corporate profit, by photographic, electronic, or other means of storage and retrieval, is prohibited. Based on the Dying Earth book series by Jack Vance. Produced and distributed by agreement with Jack Vance c/o Ralph Vicinanza, Ltd. One copy can be printed for personal use only. Henghis Hapthorn is the foremost penetrator of mysteries and uncoverer of secrets in a decadent, far-future Old Earth, one age before Jack Vance's Dying Earth. A superb rationalist, he has long disdained the notion that the universe has an alternative organizing principle: magic. But now a new age is dawning, overturning the very foundations of Hapthorn's existence, and he must struggle to. A blessed chance to forget the screams of the dying in purple swamps and massacres under searing alien suns. For Earth it was an opportunity to flesh out their force of raw recruits with combat-seasoned veterans. Political, military and scientific blundering had left the Terran forces in shambles-and with the Posleen Invasion only months away. Henghis Hapthorn is the foremost penetrator of mysteries and uncoverer of secrets in a decadent, far-future Old Earth, one age before Jack Vance's Dying Earth. A superb rationalist, he has long disdained the notion that the universe has an alternative organizing principle: magic.
About this Item: New York: Tom Doherty Associates Book., 8°, Taschenbuch. Condition: Gut. S. Gebraucht: Mängelexemplar, Papier gebräunt, ansonsten gut. A first-time compilation of a classic science fiction series gathers all four books of The Dying Earth series--The Dying Earth, The Eyes of the Overworld, Cugel's Saga, and Rialto the Magnificent--in which Earth, in the distant. Rhialto the Marvellous is a collection of one essay and three fantasy stories by American writer Jack Vance, first published in by Brandywyne Books, a special edition three months before the regular ().It is the fourth and concluding book in the Dying Earth series that Vance inaugurated in One of the stories was previously published. Editions for The Dying Earth: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), The Dying Earth (Deluxe double signed, numbered, first edition) Underwood Miller First Edition Hardcover, Book Sleeve, Dust Jacket, Double Signed, Numbered Doesnt get any better than this, Collectors, this is a dream finde at a terrific price.