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Tales of the Dying Earth

Written by Jack Vance

Average Score: 75(2)

One of Jack Vances enduring classics is his 1964 novel, The Dying Earth, and its sequelsa fascinating tale set on a far-future Earth, under a giant red sun that is soon to go out forever. This volume comprises all four books in the series, The Dying Earth, The Eyes of the Overworld, Cugels Saga and Rialto the Magnificent.

Book Details

Fantasy
Paperback, 752 Pages
Published by Orb Books on December 01, 2000
First Published by Gollancz in 2000
ISBN-10 0312874561
ISBN-13 978-0312874568

Reviews


The Wertzone | Adam Whitehead
Review Rating: 100
The Dying Earth stories are rightly regarded as genre classics, inspiring works such as Gene Wolfe's astonishing Book of the New Sun and being cited as a major influence on numerous writers.
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Pat`s Fantasy Hotlist | Patrick
Review Rating: 50
Most storylines go nowhere and are just meant to be yet another funny misadventure that the characters must experience.
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