The Michael Moorcock Library Vol 5 Elric The Vanishing Tower

Collecting the fifth volume of the classic comic adaptation of Michael Moorcock's bestselling fantasy saga!

Author: Roy Thomas

Publisher: Titan Books (US, CA)

ISBN: 9781782763192

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 168

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Collecting the fifth volume of the classic comic adaptation of Michael Moorcock's bestselling fantasy saga! With his reluctant companion Moonglum in tow, the albino emperor embarks upon a perilous quest in search of the dark sorcerer Theleb K'aarna. But in order to achieve his goal, he must first prove himself against the many horrors of the Young Kingdoms and form an unlikely pact with the beautiful and mysterious, Myshella - the Empress of the Dawn. • Based on Michael Moorcock's most popular work. • Essential reading for all fans of the novels - the epic tales brought to life with luxuriant imagination! • Perfect for fans of Fables,Sandman,Elfquest, and A Game of Thrones. • Elric's antihero protagonist will also appeal to readers looking for an alternative to Tolkienesque Fantasy. Praise for Michael Moorcock Library Previous Volumes: "This spectacular, resplendently flamboyant adaptation is a deliciously elegant, savagely beautiful masterpiece of the genre effortlessly blending blistering action and gleaming adventure with the deep, darkly melancholic tone of the cynical, nihilistic, Cold-War mentality and era that spawned the original stories." - Comics Review "Fantasy of the highest order, with dragons, pirates and magic swords coming together into an incredibly epic and robust world" - Adventures In Poor Taste Captures all the weird and terrible beauty of Moorcock's novels, and the new edition is a perfect companion to Titan's other Elric offerings." - Ron Marz (Silver Surfer, Green Lantern) "Unforgettable action and intrigue...a must-read for any fans of science fiction, sorcery or sword-and-sorcery epics!"- Comics Bulletin "Richly deserves to be back in print...can't wait to return to the dreaming city!" - SFX "Working together, these three creators made an adaptation that remains faithful to the original novel but never feels like a mere adaptation or retelling of the source material. They made Michael Moorcock's Elric of Melniboné novel into their great comic book." - Newsarama

The vanishing tower The bane of the black sword Stormbringer

Its heat was almost unbearable , but through it Elric began to make out the silhouette of a landmass , a small rocky island on which stood a single building and slender towers and turrets and domes . “ The palace of Ashaneloon , " said ...

Author: Michael Moorcock


ISBN: PSU:000026012711


Page: 471

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The Elric Saga Part Two

Still wandering the world and feeding his ever-hungry runesword, Stormbringer, the blood and souls it demands, Elric, exiled emperor of Melnibone, seeks the peace he can never find.

Author: Michael Moorcock


ISBN: OCLC:1298685592

Category: Albinos and albinism

Page: 471

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The King of the Swords

Then came Voilodion Ghagnasdiak to the Vanishing Tower and there he remains.' 'Who is he?' 'An unpleasant creature. Trapped in the tower now and fearing to step outside, he uses the tower to lure the unsuspecting to him.

Author: Michael Moorcock

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780575109674

Category: Fiction

Page: 192

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Prince Corum Jhaelin Irsei: the Eternal Champion. With his plane at war with itself, thanks to the machinations and magic of Chaos, Prince Corum, his beloved Rhalina and the eternal companion Jhary-a-Conel must travel to the last five planes to confront Mabelode, the King of the Swords. Joining forces with other aspects of the Eternal Champion - Elric and Ereköse - Corum must rescue Rhalina from the Chaos Lord's minions before attempting to defeat the King of the Swords and free his plane from its madness. But the stakes are also personal for Corum, for the captain who commands the forces of chaos is the same savage Mabden who slaughtered Corum's family...