Kingdoms of Sorcery

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Kingdoms of Sorcery: An Anthology of Adult Fantasy
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Dust cover of Kingdoms of Sorcery: An Anthology of Adult Fantasy
Author edited by Lin Carter
Country United States
Language English
Genre Fantasy short stories
Publisher Doubleday
Publication date
1976
Media type Print (Hardcover)
Pages 218 p.
ISBN 0-385-09975-4
OCLC 1733365
LC Class PZ1 .K5824 PR1309.F3

Kingdoms of Sorcery: An Anthology of Adult Fantasy is a 1976 anthology of fantasy stories, edited by Lin Carter. It was first published in hardcover by Doubleday.

The book collects sixteen tales and excerpts from novels from five eras of fantasy writing, with an overall introduction and notes by Carter.

Contents[edit]

  • "Magic Casements: An Introduction" (Lin Carter)
  • I. The Forerunners of Modern Fantasy
  • II. Fantasy as Saga
  • III. Fantasy as Parable
  • IV. Fantasy as Anecdote
  • V. Fantasy as Epic
  • "More Magic Casements. Suggestions for Further Reading" (Lin Carter)