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Gene Wolfe

by Joan Gordon

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Published by Borgo Press in San Bernardino, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wolfe, Gene -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Science fiction, American -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoan Gordon.
    SeriesStarmont reader"s guide ;, 29.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3573.O52 Z68 1986b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 116 p. ;
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2723999M
    ISBN 100893709565
    LC Control Number86017635
    OCLC/WorldCa13945930

    Gene Wolfe’s epic series The Book of the New Sun is widely regarded as one of the great literary masterpieces of speculative fiction. A remarkable and multi-faceted work, once described as ‘the Ulysses of fantasy’, it deserved The Folio Society’s most lavish treatment as a fully illustrated limited edition. The Folio Society art director and editorial team worked with the author, prior. "Gene Wolfe is the greatest writer in the English language alive today. Let me repeat that: Gene Wolfe is the greatest writer in the English language alive today! I mean it. Shakespeare was a better.

    Gene Wolfe will tell you the truth, in conversation and in fiction, whether you want to hear it or not. He is perhaps best known for his novels set on Urth, including the four-part Book of the New Sun and the four part Book of the Long writes fantasy and science fiction, and a . The Wizard: Book Two of The Wizard Knight by Gene Wolfe and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

      Wolfe is perhaps best known for this series of four books and one coda (which he later spun off into two more series, The Book of the Long Sun and The Book of the Short Sun). Beginning with The Shadow of the Torturer, The Book of the New Sun is a Dying Earth story, set in a time when humanity is part of a decadent society living under a red sun. Gene Wolfe, who has been called "one of the finest modern sf writers" (by The Science Fiction Encyclopedia), "un Proust de l'espace" (by L'Express, Paris), and "an imp of the bizarre" (by a reader of this book in manuscript), is the author of The Fifth Head of Cerberus, The Shadow of the Torturer, and much Science Fiction Writers of America have given him their Nebula, and his novel.


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Photo by Cory Doctorow licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike Generic license. The Sword of the Lictor is the third volume in Wolfe's remarkable epic, chronicling the odyssey of the wandering pilgrim called Severian, driven by a powerful and unfathomable destiny, as he carries out a dark mission far from his home.

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