WorldCat Identities

Anthony, Piers

Overview
Works: 725 works in 2,697 publications in 7 languages and 103,689 library holdings
Genres: Fantasy fiction  Fiction  Science fiction  Biography  Biographies  Autobiographies  Novels  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Piers Anthony
On a pale horse by Piers Anthony( Book )

31 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zane belongs to a world in which the scientific revolution has been followed by the revolution of magic, and he is thrust into the role of death
Bearing an hourglass by Piers Anthony( Book )

28 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 1,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norton, grief-stricken over the death of his child and the suicide of his beloved, volunteers to become the Incarnation of Time and finds himself enmeshed in Satan's foul plot to destroy all that is good
Wielding a red sword by Piers Anthony( Book )

21 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mym, an Indian prince in a land dominated totally by rajahs, assumes the role of War and, in his new incarnation, sets out to alleviate injustice and undermine the evil power of Satan
With a tangled skein by Piers Anthony( Book )

22 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Niobe's only chance of revenging her lover's murder is to solve a maze of riddles devised by Satan. But since her strength is beauty, not intelligence, the question becomes whether her failure has already been woven into the Tapestry of Fate
Being a green mother by Piers Anthony( Book )

26 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orb, a mythical female plays her magic harp and Satan appears. Phrophecy had said she would marry Evil
Centaur aisle by Piers Anthony( Book )

27 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and Russian and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dor, magician king in training for the magic land of Xanth, is left in charge when the current king must go on a trade mission. When he doesn't return Dor and the Queen must go on a quest to find him and bring him back
And eternity by Piers Anthony( Book )

18 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and Russian and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three women form a triumvirate and pursue a mysterious quest that takes them through numerous trials and their souls become the proving ground for eternal questions of good, evil, and divinity
A spell for Chameleon by Piers Anthony( Book )

45 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At age 25 Bink was exiled from the magic land of Xanth because he had no magic spell that was observable to his people. But both the good genie and the magic wall chart insisted that he did. How could he prove he had magic?
Demons don't dream by Piers Anthony( Book )

20 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and Russian and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young adventurers are drawn into the world of Xanth through a computer game and find themselves in a desperate race against time when treachery, danger, and deceit place Xanth itself in peril, as they learn that some things are more important than winning
For love of evil by Piers Anthony( Book )

15 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In twelfth-century France, Parry grows into a powerful sorcerer and then a powerful Inquisitor. Living in depravity, he ends his days at the gates of hell
Night mare by Piers Anthony( Book )

35 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Night Mare centers around Mare Imbrium, one of the night mares charged with delivering bad dreams to the people of Xanth. Imbri carries half a soul, her fee for being the unwilling steed of the half-nymph Tandy. She is unwilling to relinquish her soul, though the conscience that comes with it impedes her ability to deliver bad dreams. The Night Stallion, ruler of the gourd realm, banishes Imbri to the day world and sends her to meet Trent, King of Xanth, with an ominous message. Mare meets the relentless, unforgiving Horseman and for the night mare, everything begins to become a horrible nightmare!
Virtual mode by Piers Anthony( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two young people in love search for each other in separate realities
Out of Phaze by Piers Anthony( Book )

20 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mach sometimes dreams about Phaze where magic abounds when things seem hard in his logical world, Proton. One day he awakes in Phase to discover that he has changed places with Bane, a resident of Phase
Ogre, ogre by Piers Anthony( Book )

24 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Tandy and Nymph becomes lost in the magical land of Xanth, she is forced to rely on the ugly ogre, Smash, to rescue her
Geis of the Gargoyle by Piers Anthony( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The latest adventure of Gary Gargoyle in the land of Xanth. It centers on a geis, a magical compulsion, an obligation of honor which the bearer must complete before the spell is lifted. In this case, the hero's geis is to save a river from pollution. By the author of Harpy Thyme
Crewel lye : a caustic yarn by Piers Anthony( Book )

21 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jordan was once a valorous knight before he was killed. Now he is a ghost riding his horse on dangerous missions over 400 years into the past
The source of magic by Piers Anthony( Book )

33 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Trent orders Bink to find out about the source of Xanth's magic
Harpy thyme by Piers Anthony( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gloha, the beautiful offspring of a chance mating between a harpy and a goblin, asks the Good Magician Humfrey for help in finding the one true love with whom she can share her life and is sent on a perilous quest in search of truth, friendship, and eventually happiness
Castle Roogna by Piers Anthony( Book )

26 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millie had been a ghost for 800 years. But now, restored by the magic of Xanth, she was again a maddeningly desirable woman. She could have had any man she wanted ... except the one she did want, Jonathan the zombie. To grant Millie her desire, and to prove his right to rule Xanth in the future, young Magician Dor embarked on a quest for the elixir which would restore Jonathan to full life. But the potion could be found only in the past ... so, through a magic tapestry, to the past he went, taking over the body of a barbarian warrior. The first person he encountered there was Jumper, a giant spider--a nightmare monster, but a staunch friend and much-needed ally in peril-haunted, ancient Xanth. Then Dor met Millie--800 years younger, but just as lovely. And he realized that, in his new body, he was no longer twelve years old
Isle of woman by Piers Anthony( Book )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first in a series about humanity's odyssey from savagery to civilization
 
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Alternative Names
Anthony P.

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Ėntoni, Pirs

Entony, Pirs 1934-

Jacob, Piers A. D.

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Piers, Robert 1934-

Xanthony, Pier 1934-

Джекоб, Пирс Энтони Диллингэм 1934-

Пирс Э

Пирс Э. 1934-

Пиърс Антъни

Пірс Ентоні американський письменник-фантаст

Энтони, Пирс

Энтони, Пирс 1934-

אנתוני, פיר

אנתוני, פיר סופר בריטי

بيرس أنتوني

پیرز آنتونی

アンソニイ, ピアズ

ピアズ・アンソニイ

皮爾斯·安東尼

皮爾斯安東尼

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