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The Writer's Complete Fantasy Reference

The Writer's Complete Fantasy Reference
The Writer's Complete Fantasy Reference
SKU: 2211530
An indispensable compendium of myth and magic. Introduction by Terry Brooks.
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Format: Trade paperback

Condition: vg- condition, minor shelf wear, unread overstock copy, remainder marked

Size: 6.0"x9.0"

Pages: 278pp, 2001 edition

Do you know what a murder hole is?
Or why a chimera is three times worse than most monsters?
What would be better for storming castles, a trebuchet or a kopesh?

To find the answers to these questions, you need this fascinating guide to transport yourself to fantasy's mysterious worlds. Featuring an introduction by Terry Brooks, The Writer's Complete Fantasy Reference reveals the facts behind the fantasy, giving you the details you need to make your fiction vibrant, captivating and original.

From classic medieval witchcraft to ancient mesoamerican civilizations, every chapter will spark your creativity. An invaluable resource, it will also help you fill your writing with inventive new ideas rooted in accurate descriptions of the world's most intriguing legends, folklore, and mysticism.

Chapters includes:

Traditional Fantasy Cultures
World Cultures
Magic, Witchcraft and Pagan Paths
Commerce, Trade and Law in Contemporary Fantasy
Fantasy Races
Creatures of Myth and Legend
Dress and Costume
Arms, Armor and Armies
Anatomy of a Castle
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