The Book of Jhereg: Contains the Complete Text of Jhereg, Yendi, and Teckla

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Ace Books, 1999 - Fiction - 471 pages
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The first three fantastical adventures of assassin Vlad Taltos--now in one volume.

A welcome addition to any fantasy fan's library, The Book of Jhereg follows the antics of the wise-cracking Vlad Taltos and his dragon-like companion through their first three adventures--Jhereg, Yendi, and Teckla.

There are many ways for a young man with quick wits and a quick sword to advance in the world. Vlad Taltos chose the route of assassin. From his rookie days to his selfless feats of heroism, the dauntless Vlad will hold readers spellbound--and The Book of Jhereg will take its place among the classic compilations in fantasy.

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User Review  - kinwolf - LibraryThing

A collection of 3 novellas(about 170 pages each) The setting is a fantasy world, but honestly, it almost feels like a '60s flick movie at times. The first 2 stories are a nice "who done 'it" type of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Archmage - LibraryThing

Excellent series. Each story is stand alone, but the more you read, the more the background of the world and the recurring characters develops. Well written, funny and highly recommended Read full review

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About the author (1999)

Steven Brust is the author of Good Guys, Dragon, Issola, the New York Times bestsellers Dzur and Tiassa, and many other fantasy novels. He lives in Minneapolis.

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