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Chthon

Author: Piers Anthony
Publisher: [Philadelphia] : Xlibris Corp., [1999?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Four hundred years after the invention of interstellar travel Aton Five, of the planet Hvee, makes the mistake of falling in love with the dangerous and alluring siren-spirit Minionette and is sent to a subterranean escape-proof prison called Chthon where the worst criminals in the universe are kept. He stages an impossible escape in order to find out why loving Minionette has doomed him.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Piers Anthony
ISBN: 0738811505 9780738811505 0738811513 9780738811512
OCLC Number: 48892233
Notes: [Originally published: New York : Ballantine Books, 1967].
Description: 244 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Piers Anthony.

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Four hundred years after the invention of interstellar travel Aton Five, of the planet Hvee, makes the mistake of falling in love with the dangerous and alluring siren-spirit Minionette and is sent to a subterranean escape-proof prison called Chthon where the worst criminals in the universe are kept. He stages an impossible escape in order to find out why loving Minionette has doomed him.

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