Elric of Melniboné

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Daw, 1976 - Fiction - 160 pages
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Moorcock is a capable writer, technically. - Goodreads
I didn't like the prose or the narrative voice. - Goodreads
Strange imagery and unique characters abound. - Goodreads
I love the characters and the writing is exceptional. - Goodreads
In the meantime Michael Moorcock's prose has improved. - Goodreads
His characterisation has become more subtle. - Goodreads

Review: Elric of Melniboné (The Elric Saga #1)

User Review  - Texasshole - Goodreads

Really good lunch-time easy-reading fantasy. Moorecock isn't the best technical writer, but he has created a pretty unique world out of (probably) reading Joseph Campbell while on LSD. A lot of stage ... Read full review

Review: Elric of Melniboné (The Elric Saga #1)

User Review  - I-ling Yee - Goodreads

Brilliant first paragraph: "IT IS THE colour of a bleached skull, his flesh; and the long hair which flows below his shoulders is milk-white. From the tapering, beautiful head stare two slanting eyes ... Read full review


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A British-born world traveler, he and his wife currently live in London, Spain, and Texas.

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