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Silverlock : including The Silverlock companion

Author: John Myers Myers; Frederick Andrew Lerner
Publisher: Farmingham, MA : NESFA Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Shipwrecked off Baltimore and rescued by a mysterious sailor, A. Clarence Sheldon is taken to an unknown land where he undertakes a physical and allegorical journey that leads to encounters with Beowulf, Robin Hood, Huck Finn, Don Quixote, the Green Knight, and the goddess Circe, culminating in a descent into Hell.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fantasy fiction
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Dictionaries
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Myers, John Myers, 1906-
Silverlock.
Farmingham, MA : NESFA Press, ©2004
(OCoLC)607063111
Named Person: John Myers Myers; John Myers Myers
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Myers Myers; Frederick Andrew Lerner
ISBN: 1886778523 9781886778528
OCLC Number: 54884542
Notes: Map on lining papers.
Description: 510 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Contents: A book like no other / Karen Anderson (new) --
Word of praise / Poul Anderson (1979 Ace ed.) --
In appreciation of the commonwealth / Jerry Pournelle (1979 Ace ed.) --
Silverlock's progress? / Larry Niven (1979 Ace ed.) --
Silverlock / John Myers Myers (1949 Dutton ed.) --
Map of the commonwealth / Bill Neville --
Way one: sea roads, a forest, and a rendezvous --
Way two: highways, a city, the river, and beyond it --
Way three: down and out to an ending --
Three draughts from Hippocrene / Darrell Schweitzer (new) --
A reader's guide to the commonwealth / Fred Lerner & Anne Braude --
Reader's guide source list / Fred Lerner & Anne Braude (Niekas 1988, rev.) --
Silverlock library / Fred Lerner (Niekas 1988, rev.) --
John Myers Myers checklist / Fred Lerner (new) --
Inside scoop on John Myers Myers / Himself (Silverlock Companion, 1988) --
John Myers Myers: the last Goliard / Celia Myers (new) --
John Myers Myers: the man behind Silverlock / Fred Lerner (new) --
Makers' muse / John Myers Myers (Silverlock Companion 1988) --
Songs of Silverlock / Karen Anderson (1979 Ace ed., rev.)--
Widsith's song / Words, John Myers Myers, music, Bruce Pelz & Ted Johnstone) --
Friar John's song / Words, John Myers Myers, Music, Bruce Pelz) --
Little john's song / Words, John Myers Myers, Music, Bruce Pelz) --
Taliesin's song / Words, John Myers Myers, Music, Bruce Pel) --
Orpheus's song / Words, John Myers Myers, Music, Gordon Dickson, arr. by Karen Anderson) --
Notes on the text --
Acknowledgments.
Other Titles: Silverlock companion
Responsibility: John Myers Myers ; edited by David G. Grubbs, Pam Freeman, Fred Lerner ; cover by Omar Rayyan.

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Shipwrecked off Baltimore and rescued by a mysterious sailor, A. Clarence Sheldon is taken to an unknown land where he undertakes a physical and allegorical journey that leads to encounters with Beowulf, Robin Hood, Huck Finn, Don Quixote, the Green Knight, and the goddess Circe, culminating in a descent into Hell.

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