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The ultimate encyclopedia of fantasy

Author: David Pringle
Publisher: North Sydney, N.S.W. : Random House Australia, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fantasy is massive with ever-growing legions of devoted fans. The Ultimate Encylopedia of Fantasy provides a lavishly illustrated and impressively comprehensive survey of the world of fantasy. It features the history of fantastical stories, the major authors of the genre, fantasy spectaculars at the movies and on TV, the full range of fantasy games and enduring fantasy worlds such as J.R.R. Tolkiens Middle Earth,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Pringle
ISBN: 9781741665826 1741665825
OCLC Number: 225482204
Description: 304 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 29 cm
Responsibility: foreword by Terry Pratchett ; general editor: David Pringle.

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Fantasy is massive with ever-growing legions of devoted fans. The Ultimate Encylopedia of Fantasy provides a lavishly illustrated and impressively comprehensive survey of the world of fantasy. It features the history of fantastical stories, the major authors of the genre, fantasy spectaculars at the movies and on TV, the full range of fantasy games and enduring fantasy worlds such as J.R.R. Tolkiens Middle Earth, Terry Pratchetts Discworld and C.S. Lewis Narnia. A treasure trove of facts, history and images for fantasy fans everywhere.

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