Gate of Horn, Book of Silk: A Guide to Gene Wolfe's The Book of the Long Sun and The Book of the Short Sun

Gate of Horn Book of Silk A Guide to Gene Wolfe s The Book of the Long Sun and The Book of the Short Sun In this companion guide Michael Andre Driussi illuminates Gene Wolfe s Book of the Long Sun and Book of the Short Sun science fiction series through dictionary style entries on the characters gods

  • Title: Gate of Horn, Book of Silk: A Guide to Gene Wolfe's The Book of the Long Sun and The Book of the Short Sun
  • Author: Michael Andre-Driussi Gene Wolfe
  • ISBN: 9780964279551
  • Page: 291
  • Format: Paperback
  • In this companion guide, Michael Andre Driussi illuminates Gene Wolfe s Book of the Long Sun and Book of the Short Sun science fiction series through dictionary style entries on the characters, gods, locations, themes, and timelines of the novels.Gate of Horn, Book of Silk, is organized in two parts, with the first half covering the Long Sun series Nightside the Long Sun,In this companion guide, Michael Andre Driussi illuminates Gene Wolfe s Book of the Long Sun and Book of the Short Sun science fiction series through dictionary style entries on the characters, gods, locations, themes, and timelines of the novels.Gate of Horn, Book of Silk, is organized in two parts, with the first half covering the Long Sun series Nightside the Long Sun, Lake of the Long Sun, Cald of the Long Sun, and Exodus from the Long Sun and the second half covering the Short Sun series On Blue s Waters, In Green s Jungles, and Return to the Whorl Languages of the Whorl, a section between the two parts, covers all the dialect, slang, and foreign terms used in the books thieves cant, flier language, Tick s talk, and Ten maps and diagrams are included.This is Michael Andre Driussi s third guidebook to the rich tapestries of Gene Wolfe s worlds As fans of of Lexicon Urthus and The Wizard Knight Companion have noted, each book is not only a convenient tool to look up a term while re reading the novels but also an enjoyable read in its own right, from A to Z.

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    One thought on “Gate of Horn, Book of Silk: A Guide to Gene Wolfe's The Book of the Long Sun and The Book of the Short Sun

    1. Aaron Singleton

      Ah, another Wolfe reference book by Michael Andre-Driussi, the writer of THE New Sun reference book, Lexicon Urthus-- and this one does not disappoint either. While LU was concerned solely with details of the New Sun books and short stories, this volume is a just-as-exhaustible reference book of Wolfe's seven volume Long Sun/Short Sun series. As with its predecessor, this one lists all the names found in those texts along with their meanings and origins, maps, and a general glossary of obscure t [...]

    2. Matt

      Another great dictionary of the works of Gene Wolfe, this time covering Wolfe's Long Sun and Short Sun series. Great for helping suss out some of Wolfe's more subtle allusions, but do not read before you have read the series it is based on!

    3. Vasa Curcin

      Only for Gene Wolfe geeks, obviously, but the love and attention to detail that went into the book is remarkable.

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