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User Review  - bibleblaster - LibraryThing

Yes, I seem to be in something of a science fiction/fantasy pattern in recent reading. Nostalgic, entertaining...Moorcock brings back the excitement of the sf/fantasy of the 60's and 70's, when it ... Read full review

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User Review  - DanielAlgara - LibraryThing

Moorcock is a capable writer, technically. One of the difficulties I had was trying to figure out if the dialogue was cliche because he was one of the epic fantasy forefathers, or if the language was ... Read full review

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User Review  - Don.A - LibraryThing

Although it's the first book in the series, it's not the first one written, and it shows. In my opinion, the earlier stories were the more original of the lot (which I'm currently reading, collected ... Read full review

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User Review  - salimbol - LibraryThing

Hmm, old-school heroic fantasy just isn't my cup of tea, I'm afraid. There's some powerful and some vivid imagery here, but overall the prose is (horribly) dated and the characterisation is paper-thin ... Read full review

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User Review  - LisaMaria_C - LibraryThing

This is the first of the six Elric books; the series is supposed to the be the quintessential dark fantasy and ground-breaking when published in the 60s and 70s for its anti-hero protagonist. Neil ... Read full review

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User Review  - thesmellofbooks - LibraryThing

I LOVED Elric when I was, oh, 17. Read full review


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