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The Worm Ouroboros by Eric Rücker Eddison

Imagination of war, witchcraft, adventure, bloodshed, conspiracy and intrigue is at its best in this novel. Lord Juss is a domineering king who is at war with his challengers. This book has influenced the work of authors like J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis and Ursula K. Le Guin.

Inside the most effective practices of Homeric epics, Norse stories, and also Arthurian common myths, writer E. R. Eddison patterns a powerful experience, having a magnificent, Shakespearean  style. His capturing story recounts wars in between warriors and witches about fog-shrouded mountaintops as well as in the actual ocean’s depths-along along with loving interludes, backroom intrigues, and also episodes of direct treachery. A long time of readers has enjoyable missing themselves inside the classic worlds from the Worm Ouroboros.

Originally published: 1922
Author: Eric Rücker Eddison
Genres: Fantasy literature
Illustrator: Keith Henderson
Publisher: Jonathan Cape
Characters: Brandoch Daha, Lord Gro, Goldry Bluszco, Lady Mevrian,Lord Juss, Lord Spitfire, Corund

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