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The Dictionary of Imaginary PlacesThroughout the of Imaginary PDF #180 ages writers have created an astonishing diversity of imaginary places worlds of enchantment horror and delight This monumental book unites them in a single. I recieved this book for Christmas from my paternal grandparents who always give me tight stuff I was crazy about this book which covers every imaginery place in any book from Prospero s Island in The Tempest great play by the way to Thomas More s Utopia It was an amazing book If you have ever loved any fantasy book get this book It has something to satisfy every interest

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Read & download ✓ The Dictionary of Imaginary Places È PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Õ ❮EPUB❯ ❂ The Dictionary of Imaginary Places ✽ Author Alberto Manguel – Danpashley.co.uk Throughout the ages writers have created an astonishiUpdated classic includes dozens of new entries and is a visual delight with than The Dictionary Epuboriginal illustrations and maps and new illustrations by award winning Canadian artist Ken Nu. As a long time reader of fantasy this book is just the sort of thing I like The authors provide a deadpan guide to invented places explaining their geography in many cases with maps and what life is like there just as if they had visited themselves and wanted to let you know what you should expect when you go As well as the obvious examples Middle Earth Gormenghast Harry Potterland the countries visited by Gulliver Earthsea there are dozens or hundreds of places that were new to me I wish I really could visit many of them and of course it makes a splendid collection of suggestions for further reading Where else would I have heard of Cacklogallinia the island of satirical giant chickens in the Caribbean Though where I ll find a copy of the book that introduced it published nearly three hundred years ago I can t imagine I am sure this book would bore a lot of people but if you have my sort of taste for the imaginary it s a joy You can open it anywhere and be fascinated

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Volume and takes readers on a grand tour of than imaginary cities islands countries and continents all invented by storytellers from Homers day to our own Written with wit and brilliance this. This book was abosolutely wonderful I love how they have updated A LOT For example they have added aome Harry Potter entries which I love To find outthe rest youll just have to buy it