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Voice of the Fire

Alan Moore

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ISBN 10: 1891830449 / ISBN 13: 9781891830440
Editorial: Top Shelf, Atlanta/Portland, 2003
Condición: Very Good Encuadernación de tapa dura
Librería: Chancery Hill Books (Morgantown, WV, Estados Unidos de America)

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First American edition hardcover book in dust jacket. $26.95 price present on jacket. Book is close to NF, jacket has some light wear and bumps/wear to two or three corners, about VG overall. Surprisingly difficult to find in a hardcover US first. N° de ref. de la librería 000555

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Título: Voice of the Fire

Editorial: Top Shelf, Atlanta/Portland

Año de publicación: 2003

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:Very Good

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Very Good

Edición: 1st Edition

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Sinopsis:

Master storyteller Alan Moore (Watchmen) delivers twelve interconnected stories of lust, madness, and ectasy, all set in central England and spanning over six thousand years, the narratives woven together in patterns of recurring events, strange traditions, and uncanny visions. First, a cave-boy loses his mother, falls in love, and learns a deadly lesson. He is followed by an extraordinary cast of characters: a murderess who impersonates her victim; a fisherman who believes he has become a different species; a Roman emissary who realizes the bitter truth about the Empire; a crippled nun who is healed miraculously by a disturbing apparition; an old crusader whose faith is destroyed by witnessing the ultimate relic; two witches, lovers, who burn at the stake. Each related tale traces a path in a journey of discovery of the secrets of the land.

In the tradition of Kipling's Puck of Pook's Hill, Schwob's Imaginary Lives, and Borges' A Universal History of Infamy, Moore travels through history, blending truth and conjecture, in a novel that is dazzling, moving, sometimes tragic, but always mesmerizing.

This edition presents Voice of the Fire for the first time in hardcover format, with full color illustrations by José Villarrubia.

About the Author:

Alan Moore is widely regarded as the best and most influential writer in the history of comics. His seminal works include Miracleman and Watchmen, for which he won the coveted Hugo Award. Never one to limit himself in form or content, Moore has also published novels, Voice of the Fire and Jerusalem, and an epic poem, The Mirror of Love. Four of his ground-breaking graphic novels—From HellWatchmenV for Vendetta, and The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen—have been adapted to the silver screen. Moore currently resides in Northampton, England.

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Chancery Hill Books is an internet-only site located in Morgantown, West Virginia. I specialize in First Edition fiction, collectible paperbacks, graphic novels, and also some academic books.

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