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    DescriptionThis amazing collection of new fiction has an extrordinary list of contributors, it is the very first commercial collection to feature an original short story from the international no.1 bestseller Audrey Niffenegger, author of "The Time Traveller's Wife"; features alongside the "NYT Bestseller" Dan Abnett and more bestselling authors such as Christopher Fowler, Storm Constantine and many more. Niffenegger says: "I'm delighted to be involved in this project. My story is called "The Wrong Fairie" and is about Charles Altamont Doyle. He was a Victorian artist who was institutionalized for alcoholism. He was also the father of Arthur Conan Doyle, and he believed in fairies." They gather in darkness, sharing ancient and arcane knowledge as they manipulate the very matter of reality itself. Spells and conjuration; legerdemain and prestidigitation - these are the mistresses and masters of the esoteric arts. Magic comes alive in their hands. British Fantasy Award nominee, Jonathan Oliver, gathers together sixteen stories of magic, featuring some of today's finest practitioners, including Audrey Niffenegger, Christopher Fowler, Gail Z. Martin, Gemma Files, Thana Niveau, Robert Shearman, Will Hill, Sarah Lotz, Storm Constantine, Dan Abnett, Sophia McDougall, Alison Littlewood and Lou Morgan. "This is a spellbinding collection, and ideal reading for a season that lives and dies by its surprises." -- Tor.com


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    Title
    Magic
    Subtitle
    An Anthology of the Esoteric and Arcane
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Jonathan Oliver, Contributions by Audrey Niffenegger, Contributions by Sarah Lotz, Contributions by Will Hill, Contributions by Steve Rasnic Tem, Contributions by Melanie Tem
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 278
    Width: 127 mm
    Height: 193 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 227 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781781080542
    ISBN 10: 1781080542
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: GEN
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    BIC E4L: SST
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.2
    BIC subject category V2: DQ, FYB
    B&T Book Type: FI
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: FIC
    BIC subject category V2: FK
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    LC subject heading:
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21110
    Ingram Subject Code: FC
    Libri: I-FC
    B&T General Subject: 350
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 66
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 02
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    B&T Approval Code: A23440000
    BISAC V2.8: FIC003000, FIC009040
    DC21: 823.0876608
    DC22: 823/.0876608
    BISAC V2.8: FIC024000
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    LC classification: PR1309.S9 M34 2012
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    Edition statement
    Original
    Publisher
    SOLARIS
    Imprint name
    SOLARIS
    Publication date
    06 November 2012
    Author Information
    Audrey Niffenegger, author of "The Time Traveller's Wife," has sold millions of books across the world. Dan Abnett is one of the most popluar authors in SF. Christopher Fowler is a hugely successful crime and horror novelist. Jonathan Oliver is the Editor-in-Chief of Solaris and Abaddon Books, the author of two novels in Abaddon's "Twilight of Kerberos" series. He is the editor of critcally applauded short story anthologies "End of the Line" and "House of Fear."