‘Elric: The Sleeping Sorceress’

Elric: The Sleeping Sorceress

New York:  Del Rey, 2008 (November 25th) trade-sized paperback;
sub-titled “Chronicles Of The Last Emperor Of Melniboné Volume 3”;
edited by John Davey (uncredited);
original price:  $14·00;
xxiii + 349 pages;
I.S.B.N.:  978-0-345-49864-9;
cover artist:  John Picacio;

illustrated by Steve Ellis;
foreword by Holly Black;
no other (English-language) edition.

Elric: The Sleeping Sorceress is an omnibus of two Elric novels plus shorter fiction & non-fiction (see below)…

(Preceded by Chronicles Of The Last Emperor Of Melniboné Volume 2)

p. iv: frontispiece by John Picacio;
p. v: Title page;
p. xi: Contents page;
p. xiii: Foreword (non-fiction) by Holly Black;
p. xv: Introduction (non-fiction) by Michael Moorcock;
p. 3: The Sleeping Sorceress;
p. 157: ‘And So The Great Emperor Received His Education…’;
p. 165: Elric Of Melniboné;
p. 315: ‘Aspects Of Fantasy (1)’ (non-fiction);
p. 325: ‘‘Introduction To Elric Of Melniboné, Graphic Adaptation (1986)’ (non-fiction) (as ‘Elric Of Melniboné: Introduction To The Graphic Adaptation’ on contents & title pages);
p. 331: ‘El Cid And Elric: Under The Influence!’ (non-fiction);
p. 337: ‘Origins: Early Artwork Associated With Elric’s First Appearances In Magazines And Books’ (artwork) by James Cawthorn, Laurence Cutting, Michael Whelan, Robert Gould, Н. Михайлов, Dalmazio Frau and Chris Achilléos.

(Followed by  Chronicles Of The Last Emperor Of Melniboné Volume 4)

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Elric: The Sleeping Sorceress is also available as an e-book: 9780345509505.