WorldCat Identities

Asprin, Robert

Overview
Works: 218 works in 676 publications in 5 languages and 17,724 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Science fiction  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other
Classifications: PS3551.S6, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Robert Asprin, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Robert Asprin
Another fine myth ; Myth conceptions by Robert Asprin ( Book )
35 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a magician's death, his apprentice, who is a thief, experiences a variety of adventures via a short-circuited dimension jumper ; Skeeve was summoned to the court of Rodrick the Fifth of Possiltum to audition for the position of Court Magician. Unfortunately for everyone, he got the job
Dragons wild by Robert Asprin ( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A low-stakes con artist and killer poker player, Griffen "Grifter" McCandles graduated college fully expecting his wealthy family to have a job waiting for him. Instead, his mysterious uncle reveals a strange family secret: Griffen and his sister, Valerie, are actually dragons. Unwilling to let Uncle Mal take him under his wing, so to speak, Griffen heads to New Orleans with Valerie to make a living the only way he knows how. And even the criminal underworld of the French Quarter will heat up when Griffen lands in town
Myth alliances by Robert Asprin ( Book )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To save their world from financial debt, the Wuhses call in the ten Pervects to restore prosperity, but when the formidable females refuse to leave, the Wuhses must call The Great Skeeve--a legendary magician--to help them
Myth-ing persons by Robert Asprin ( Book )
14 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shares the humorous adventures of the Great Skeeve, a powerful magician, Aahz, his demon partner, and Gleep the dragon in Deva, the crossroads of dimensions
Myth conceptions by Robert Asprin ( Book )
17 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aahz, a demon who has lost his powers, and Skeeve, court magician for the king, have to defend the kingdom against the mightiest army in the world
Myth-nomers and im-pervections by Robert Asprin ( Book )
15 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How could a thick-headed demon be so thin-skinned? But Ahaz, Skeeve's friend and mentor, has taken exception to something his partner has said and walked out. Now Skeeve must apologize for this thoughtless behavior and convince his scaly cohort to rejoin the firm--and finds himself trapped in the most demonic dimension of them all
Myth directions by Robert Asprin ( Book )
16 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and Japanese and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Skeeve, the gifted young court magician, joins forces with a scaley but clever Pervect and a charming demon thief to obtain the trophy in an interdimensional fantasy
Little myth marker by Robert Asprin ( Book )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jealous opponents of the young magician Skeeve and his demon mentor hire a top Character Assassin to force them out of business
Hit or myth by Robert Asprin ( Book )
20 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
M.Y.T.H. Inc. Link by Robert Asprin ( Book )
20 editions published between 1951 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the "Myth Adventures" continue, Skeeve is now reluctant president of the corporation of work-for-hire magicians
M.Y.T.H. Inc. in action by Robert Asprin ( Book )
18 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Guido and Nunzio volunteer for the army of Possiltum and are immediately fitted with weapons and armor and ordered into combat
Dragons luck by Robert Asprin ( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Griffen McCandles is adjusting well to running his gambling operation in the French Quarter of New Orleans and to his newfound status as head dragon. So when the ghost of a voodoo queen wants Griffen to moderate a supernatural conclave, it's Griffen's chance to spread his wings--or crash and burn 'cause somebody has a hit out on him!
For king & country by Robert Asprin ( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
SAS Captain Trevor Stirling journeys back in time to A.D. 500 to prevent a Northern Irish fanatic from carrying out his plan to assassinate Artorius, the Brittanic Lord of Battle, before his greatest military victory
Phule's company by Robert Asprin ( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain Willard Phule, commander of a handful of military rejects, leads his company to a distant planet while an alien force attacks Earth, but they are forced to prepare for battle when the aliens decide to attack them
Sanctuary : Thieves' world, Tales from the Vulgar Unicorn, Shadows of sanctuary by Robert Asprin ( Book )
7 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reprint of three anthologies. Stories about "the seediest town in the Rankan Empire" by Poul Anderson, Marion Zimmer Bradley, John Brunner, C. J. Cherryh, Philip Jose Farmer, Joe Haldeman, Vonda McIntyre, Andrew Offutt, A. E. von Vogt and others
Myth-ion improbable by Robert Asprin ( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Apprentice magician Skeeve, his mentor Aahz, and Tanda, the former assassin, journey into the Kowtow realm to retrieve a golden cow that gives gold-laced milk, but first they will have to match wits with a gang of vegetarian cowboys who will do anything to protect their livestock from an evil enemy that only comes out after dark
Phule's paradise by Robert Asprin ( Book )
6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captain Willard Phule must lead his group of unlikely interstellar armed forces on a mission to protect The Fat Chance, an intergalactic casino, from a criminal takeover
Sweet myth-tery of life by Robert Asprin ( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the queen makes him an offer that he cannot refuse, master-magician Skeeve must use his powers to devise an escape before wedding bells start to chime
Myth-chief by Robert Asprin ( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Skeeve has decided, at long last, to come out of his self-imposed retirement and get back into the problem-solving biz. He confidently expected to walk in and take his rightful place as the head of M.Y.T.H., Inc. He didn't expect to have to face off against Aahz for the job. With their friends lending help but showing no favorites, they start a not-so-friendly contest to see who will run the company by taking opposite sides of the next case to walk in the door. Will the legendary partnership survive the battle, or will this be the end of a beautiful friendship?"--P. [4] of cover
No Phule like an old Phule by Robert Asprin ( Book )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Phule gets on the wrong side of celebrity canine Barky the Environmental Dog by hosting a group of big game hunters who think they can bag a dinosaur on Zenobia. Needless to say, dinosaurs are not a native species. But cold, hard facts never stopped a Phule. And neither will Barky's cold, wet nose" -- Cover verso
 
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Alternative Names
Asprin, Robert
Asprin, Robert 1946-2008
Asprin, Robert Lynn.
Asprin, Robert Lynn 1946-
Asprin, Robert Lynn 1946-2008
Asprin, Robert (Robert Lynn), 1946-2008
Асприн, Роберт
アスプリン, ロバート
ロバート・アスプリン
Languages
English (198)
Russian (16)
Czech (15)
Japanese (13)
Croatian (1)
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