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6 edition of The Colour of Magic/the Light Fantastic found in the catalog.

The Colour of Magic/the Light Fantastic

by Terry Pratchett

  • 97 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Colin Smythe .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • English Science Fiction And Fantasy,
  • Fiction - Fantasy,
  • Fantasy,
  • Fantasy - Series,
  • Fantasy - General,
  • Discworld (Imaginary place),
  • Fantasy fiction, English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8308056M
    ISBN 100861404211
    ISBN 109780861404216

    The colour of magic originally published: Gerrards Cross:Smythe, - The Light fantastic originally published: Gerards Cross: Smythe, Description: pages ; 20 cm. The Colour of Magic is the very first of the series, the only one (as far as I am aware, I still have a few of the most recent ones that I have not read) that is not a standalone but a two parts story, along with The Light Fantastic, introducing us to the Discwold Universe and to many of the characters that we will be seeing in the following s: K.

    Discover the very first two volumes of the much-loved Discworld series, The Colour of Magic and The Light Fantastic, in graphic novel form. Compact Discworlds The Colour of Magic/The Light Fantastic/Equal Rites/Mort by. Terry Pratchett. Rating details My memory of the first Discworld book, The Colour of Magic, was that it was actually funny. Admittedly a low hurdle for an unserious book, but not all humorous books are amusing, or at least not in the way that the /5(12).

    Get this from a library! Rincewind the wizzard: The colour of magic ; The light fantastic ; Sourcery ; Eric. [Terry Pratchett] -- Includes "The Colour of Magic", "The Light Fantastic", "Sourcery" and "Eric". book in his Discworld series, The Colour of Magic, was published in The series continued with The Light Fantastic (), which was quickly followed by Equal Rites () and Mort (). In Pratchett left his office job to become a full-time writer..


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The Colour of Magic/the Light Fantastic by Terry Pratchett Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Colour of Magic & The Light Fantastic: This is how the Discworld began In The Colour of Magic the failed wizard Rincewind burst upon the world and hasn't stopped running was the book that started the phenomenally successful fantasy series.

Here is the sapient pearwood Luggage, a mobile trunk which launders any clothes put in it and incidentally homicidally defends its /5(29). The Colour of Magic and The Light Fantastic are the first two novels of the Diskworld by Terry Pratchett. The Diskworld series is a must read for anyone who likes to laugh while reading great stories about very sympathetic, and sometimes very silly people/5.

Rincewind the Wizzard: The Colour of Magic / the Light Fantastic / Sourcery / Eric [Pratchett, Terry] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Rincewind the Wizzard: The Colour of Magic / the Light Fantastic / Sourcery / Eric/5(18). A direct sequel to The Colour of Magic, The Light Fantastic continues the hilariously offbeat adventures of inept wizard Rincewind and hapless tourist Twoflower, who were both last seen falling off the edge of the Discworld.

The fate of Pratchett’s alternative fantasy macrocosm is in the bumbling duo’s hands as it hurtles its way toward a foreboding red star, threatening the fate of the. Directed by Vadim Jean. With David Jason, Sean Astin, Tim Curry, Jeremy Irons. Naive tourist Twoflower (Sean Astin) and inept wizard Rincewind (Sir David Jason), join forces with venerable hero Cohen (David Bradley) and rescued sacrificial virgin Bethan (Laura Haddok).

Pursued by wizards and mercenaries sent by the Unseen University's murderous new Archchancellor, the four make their /10(82). The Colour of Magic is the very first of the series, the only one (as far as I am aware, I still have a few of the most recent ones that I have not read) that is not a standalone but a two parts story, along with The Light Fantastic, introducing us to the Discwold Universe and to many of the characters that we will be seeing in the following books/5(K).

The Light Fantastic is a comic fantasy novel by Terry Pratchett, the second of the Discworld series. It was published on 2 Junethe first printing being of 1, copies. The title, taken from a poem by John Milton, in which it refers referred to dancing lightly with extravagance.

The events of the novel are a direct continuation of those in the preceding book, The Colour of Magic (the. “Discworld is more complicated and satisfactory than Oz.” —A.S.

Byatt The Color of Magic and The Light Fantastic—the first two volumes of Terry Pratchett’s phenomenally successful, New York Times bestselling Discworld series—are now available in this special anniversary graphic novel edition.

Strikingly illustrated and painstakingly adapted, The Discworld Graphic Novels brings /5(75). With David Jason, Sean Astin, Tim Curry, Jeremy Irons.

A cowardly wizard is roped into a life of adventure. A tale from the first two books of Terry Pratchett's fantasy series "Discworld". The Colour of Magic. Paperback. The book that started it all.

The first ever novel in Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series introduces us to the landscape and characters of this literary universe in a fantastic romp around the Discworld. “Discworld is more complicated and satisfactory than Oz.” —A.S. Byatt The Color of Magic and The Light Fantastic—the first two volumes of Terry Pratchett’s phenomenally successful, New York Times bestselling Discworld series—are now available in this special anniversary graphic novel edition.

Strikingly illustrated and painstakingly adapted, The Discworld Graphic Novels bri/5(). The Mob Film Company and Sky One have produced a two-part television adaptation, combining both The Colour of Magic and The Light Fantastic broadcast over Easter Sir David Jason starred in the role of Rincewind.

Sean Astin took the role of Twoflower. Christopher Lee took over the role of Death from Ian Richardson (a role Lee previously portrayed in the animated series Soul Music and Wyrd Author(s): Terry Pratchett.

The Colour of Magic. Paperback. The book that started it all. The first ever novel in Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series introduces us to the landscape and characters of this literary universe in a fantastic romp around the Discworld.

The Colour of Magic features the wizards of Unseen University, dragons, demons, and unlikely heroes in the. discworld novel series to 5 books collection set includes titles in this set: the colour of magic, the light fantastic, equal rites, mort, sourcery. Description: The Colour Of Magic: (Discworld Novel 1) Somewhere on the frontier between thought and reality exists the Discworld, a parallel time and place which might sound and smell very 4/5(14).

The Color of Magic is Terry Pratchett's maiden voyage through the now-legendary land of Discworld. This is where it all begins -- with the tourist Twoflower and his wizard gui Terry Pratchett's profoundly irreverent, bestselling novels have garnered him a revered position in the halls of parody next to the likes of Mark Twain, Kurt Vonnegut 4/5(K).

The Colour of Magic; The Light Fantastic; Sourcery; Eric; Interesting Times; The Last Continent; The Last Hero; The Luggage also 'ate' the most powerful magical spell book on the Disc at the climax of The Light Fantastic.

However, as it is made of sapient pearwood and is impervious to magic, the book is probably under tighter control than it. The Light Fantastic is the sequel to Pratchett's first Discworld book (The Color of Magic), and I definitely think it's better. The plot is (unlike in The Color of Magic) concentrated on one thing, and the thing is a bright red star that's approaching the disc.

The Colour of Magic is the very first of the series, the only one (as far as I am aware, I still have a few of the most recent ones that I have not read) that is not a standalone but a two parts story, along with The Light Fantastic, introducing us to the Discwold Universe and to many of the characters that we will be seeing in the following s: K.

The Colour of Magic and The Light Fantastic were Pratchett's first two novels, and possibly the funniest stuff I've read yet. I'm usually into the more serious works of fantasy fiction, but reading this parody of the genre left me in stictches.

David Jason, Tim Curry, Nigel Planer, and Sean Astin star in writer/director Vadim Jean's imaginative adaptation of The Colour of Magic and The Light Fantastic -- the first two books Category: Action & Adventure, Comedy, Kids & Family, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Television.

The colour of magic originally published: Gerrard Cross: Colin Smythe, - The light fantastic originally published: Colin Smythe, Description: pages cm.The Mob Film Company and Sky One produced a miniseries, combining both The Colour of Magic and The Light Fantastic, broadcast on Easter Sunday and Monday Sir David Jason played the part of was joined by David Bradley as Cohen the Barbarian, Sean Astin as Twoflower, Tim Curry as Trymon, and Christopher Lee taking over the role of Death from Ian Richardson (a role he.Terry Pratchett, Writer: Good Omens.

Terry Pratchett was born on Ap in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England as Terence David John Pratchett. He was a writer and actor, known for Good Omens (), Untitled Discworld Project and The Wee Free Men.

He was married to Lyn Marian Purves. He died on Ma in Broadchalke, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England.