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To Reign in Hell A Novel

Steven Brust; With an Introduction by Roger Zelazny

Orb Books

0312870493

9780312870492

Trade Paperback

288 Pages

$15.99

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Back in print at last, here is a classic novel of modern fantasy. The time is the Beginning. The place is Heaven. The story is the Revolt of the Angels—a war of magic, corruption, and intrigue that could destroy the universe.

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Praise for To Reign in Hell

"[A work of] consummate grace and genuine artistry."—Roger Zelazny, from his Foreword

"Steven Brust just might be America's best fantasy writer."—Tad Williams

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Descend, then! I could also say: Ascend! 'Twere all the same. Escape from the Created To shapeless forms in liberated spaces! Enjoy what long ere this was dissipated!
--Goethe, Faust
 
 
Primordial ooze. Flux. Chaos. Cacoastrum.
The essential of the universe, in all its myriad forms and shapes. Essence.
Any and all combinations of form and shape exist within this essence. Eventually, of course, cacoastrum may deny itself. Order within chaos.
How many times is order created? The question has no meaning. A tree falls in the forest, and the universe
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Steven Brust; With an Introduction by Roger Zelazny

  • Steven Brust lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His many other books include Brokedown Palace; The Sun, the Moon, and the Stars; Agyar; and Cowboy Feng's Space Bar and Grille.
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