The Gormenghast Novels

Peake, Mervyn (Book - 1995)
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The Gormenghast Novels
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Authors: Peake, Mervyn, 1911-1968
Title: The Gormenghast novels
Publisher: Woodstock, N.Y. : Overlook Press, 1995
Characteristics: 1172 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Notes: "Tusk Overlook"--Spine
Contents: Titus Groan
Titus alone
Critical assessments
Titus awakes
ISBN: 0879516283
Statement of Responsibility: Mervyn Peake ; [introductory essays by Anthony Burgess and Quentin Crisp]
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references
Subject Headings: Fantasy fiction, English
Topical Term: Fantasy fiction, English
LCCN: 95016431
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Apr 28, 2010
  • JPearce rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Great trilogy. Epic fantasy that some say is better than Lord of the Rings. Personally, I'm torn. This book is dense and detailed, much like a Dickens novel. It's a whole other world.


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