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Anthony, Piers

Overview
Works: 635 works in 2,017 publications in 2 languages and 110,235 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Other
Classifications: PS3551.N73, 813.54
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Publications about Piers Anthony
Publications by Piers Anthony
Most widely held works by Piers Anthony
On a pale horse by Piers Anthony( Book )
23 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,182 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 )
23 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 1,894 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 )
18 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,861 libraries worldwide
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With a tangled skein by Piers Anthony( Book )
22 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,748 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 )
23 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 1,746 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 )
26 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 1,681 libraries worldwide
"This fantasy series features magic as a weapon in the conservation of the universe." "The magic of Xanth was useless in Mundania, until Dor tried honestly."
And eternity by Piers Anthony( Book )
12 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and Russian and held by 1,587 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
For love of evil by Piers Anthony( Book )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 1,556 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
Demons don't dream by Piers Anthony( Book )
16 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,540 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
Virtual mode by Piers Anthony( Book )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 1,444 libraries worldwide
Two young people in love search for each other in separate realities
A spell for Chameleon by Piers Anthony( Book )
29 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,434 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? This is the introductory Xanth novel where the reader first meets the young hero Bink and his quest to find magical powers. Two others in this extensive series are: Castle Roogna and The Source of Magic (both 1987). Exiled to Mundania from the magical land of Xanth for failing to demonstrate any magical talents, Bink and his friend Chameleon eventually discover that Bink's unique talent is that magic cannot harm him
Night mare by Piers Anthony( Book )
26 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 1,421 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!
Geis of the Gargoyle by Piers Anthony( Book )
16 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 1,395 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
Out of Phaze by Piers Anthony( Book )
13 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and held by 1,371 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 )
20 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 1,360 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
Harpy thyme by Piers Anthony( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 1,347 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
Crewel lye : a caustic yarn by Piers Anthony( Book )
19 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 1,312 libraries worldwide
Jordan was once a valorous knight before he was killed. Now he is a ghost in Xanth riding his horse on dangerous missions over 400 years into the past
Split infinity by Piers Anthony( Book )
21 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,299 libraries worldwide
After escaping assassination on Pronto, Stiles finds himself on Phaze, where another power is set on destroying him
Castle Roogna by Piers Anthony( Book )
25 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,272 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
Dragon on a pedestal by Piers Anthony( Book )
25 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,270 libraries worldwide
The Gap Dragon had escaped from the Gap and was ravaging across the land. The forget-spell that had covered the Gap was breaking up into small forget-whorls that wandered about, giving amnesia to all they touched. There was trouble on Xanth
 
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Alternative Names
Anthony, Piers, 1934-
Ėntoni, Pirs
Entony, Pirs, 1934-
Jacob, Piers A. D.
Jacob, Piers Anthony.
Jacob, Piers Anthony Dillingham.
Jacob, Piers Anthony Dillingham, 1934-
Jacob, Piers Anthony Dillingham 1934- Wirklicher Name
Piers Anthony.
Piers, Robert 1934-
Xanthony, Pier 1934-
Джекоб, Пирс Энтони Диллингэм, 1934-
Энтони, Пирс, 1934-
אנתוני, פיר
アンソニイ, ピアズ
Languages
English (418)
Russian (2)
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