Magic in Ithkar 1

~ A Collection of Original Stories by Various Authors

Edited by Andre Norton & Robert Adams

magic in ithkar 1 1985 54740 3


Contains ~

  • 11~ Prologue (pr) by Robert Adams
  • 21~ The Goblinry of Ais (ss) by Lin Carter
  • 29~ To Take a Thief (nv) by C. J. Cherryh
  • 63~ Jezeri and Her Beast Go to the Fair and Find More Excitement Than They Want (nv) by Jo Clayton
  • 93~ Fletcher Found (ss) by Morgan Llywelyn
  • 113~ Well Met in Ithkar (nv) by Patricia Mathews
  • 139~ Esmene’s Eyes (ss) by Ardath Mayhar
  • 157~ Swamp Dweller (nv) by Andre Norton
  • 189~ Qazia and a Ferret-Fetch (ss) by Judith Sampson
  • 205~ For Lovers Only (nv) by Roger C. Schlobin
  • 231~ Dragon’s Horn (nv) by J. W. Schutz
  • 259~ Homecoming (nv) by Susan M. Shwartz
  • 285~ The Prince Out of the Past (ss) by Nancy Springer
  • 297~ Cold Spell (ss) by Elisabeth Waters
  • 313~ Biographical Notes (bg) Misc. Material

Synopsis ~

Write-up from back of both tradepaper and paperback editions ~

Pilgrims, sorcerers, thieves, nobles, scryers, glassblowers, horseleeches, wizards, beggars, merchants, priests. At Ithkar stands the Temple of the Three Lordly Ones, who vanished four hundred years ago. Now, once a year, the faithful come to pray for their return. With the faithful come the wicked, the innocent, the sorceress, the doomed, the greedy, and the hopeful, they all find more than they expect.


Reviews ~

Various reviews ~ For more info and other listings see Articles Over the Years

1985 by Mary Ann McIntyre Nixon in Fantasy Review, July
1985 by John Gregory Betancourt in Amazing Stories, November


Bibliography of English Editions ~

  • (1985) Published by TOR, TP, 0-812-54740-3, 978-0-812-54740-5, LCCN 85186047 $6.95 US $7.95 Canadian, 317pg ~ cover by Walter Valez
  • (1988) Published by TOR, PB, 0-812-54715-2, 978-0-812-54715-3, $3.99 US $4.95 Canadian, 317pg ~ cover by Walter Valez

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