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Shadow & claw

Author: Gene Wolfe
Publisher: New York : ORB, [1994]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The shadow of the torturer: In a thoroughly decadent world of the future, Severian the torturer is cast out from the torturer's guild when he falls in love with one of his victims and allows her to die.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gene Wolfe
ISBN: 0312890176 9780312890179
OCLC Number: 30700568
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 413 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: The shadow of the torturer --
The claw of the conciliator.
Other Titles: Shadow of the torturer
Shadow and claw
Responsibility: Gene Wolfe.
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Gene Wolfe's science fiction masterpiece The Book of the New Sun is now available for the first time in this decade. This critically acclaimed work won both the World Fantasy and Nebula Awards. The  Read more...

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""The Book of the New Sun" establishes [Wolfe's] pre-eminence, pure and simple...."The Book of the New Sun" contains elements of Spenserian allegory, Swiftian satire, Dickensian social consciousness Read more...

 
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