Tales of the Dying Earth
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Tales of the Dying Earth

by Jack Vance
Release date: 1999
Type: speculative fiction
Genres: science fiction, fantasy, collection

The Compleat Dying Earth. Science Fiction Book Club, 1999. Illustrated by Gerald Brom. Hardcover, 741 pp.

Tales of the Dying Earth. Fantasy Masterworks. Cover art: Geoff Taylor (see Geoff Taylor's home page). Paperback.

The Dying Earth saga inspired writers like Michael Moorcock and Gene Wolfe, who freely acknowledges his debt to Vance in his own Book of the New Sun. Here, in one volume, is Hugo, Nebula and World Fantasy Award-winning author Jack Vance's classic Dying Earth saga comprising The Dying Earth, The Eyes of the Overworld, Cugel's Saga and Rhialto the Marvellous. Travel to a far distant future, when the sun bleeds red in a dark sky, where magic and science is one, and the Earth has but a few short decades to live...

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