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Sub-Genres of Fantasy


    The Savage Tales of Solomon Kane by Robert E. Howard

Collected in this volume, lavishly illustrated by award-winning artist Gary Gianni, are all of the stories and poems that make up the thrilling saga of the dour and deadly Puritan, Solomon Kane. Together they constitute a sprawling epic of weird fantasy adventure that stretches from sixteenth-century England to remote African jungles.

Genre: Fantasy

    A Dreamer's Tales by Lord Dunsany

A Fantasy collection by the man who invented the genre. Worlds of monsters and magic, of strange names and stranger tales, were all born in Dunsany's work. In this collection you'll find sixteen stories from the first and greatest master of the fantasy genre.

Year: 1910
Genre: Fantasy

    Conan the Cimmerian Barbarian by Robert E. Howard

This collection contains all of Robert E. Howard's Conan the Cimmerian stories published during his lifetime, contextualized with biographical details of their author. This pulp-size softcover is the same physical size and layout as the original 1930s pulp magazines in which the stories first ran.

Year: 1935
Genre: FantasyHistorical FantasySword and SorceryWeird Tales

    The Princess Bride by William Goldman

In this 30th anniversary edition, Goldman frames the famous fairy tale with an autobiographical story; his father had abridged the book as he read it to his son. Now, Goldman is publishing an abridged version, interspersed with comments on the parts that had been cut out.

Year: 1973
Genre: Fantasy

    The Talisman by Stephen King and Peter Straub

The iconic, “extraordinary” (The Washington Post) collaboration between bestselling authors Stephen King and Peter Straub—an epic thriller about a young boy’s quest to save his mother’s life.

Year: 1984
Genre: Fantasy


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