Legends (book)

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Legends: Short Novels by the Masters of Modern Fantasy
Legends 1998-1st ed.jpg
First edition cover
Editor Robert Silverberg
Author Various
Country United States
Language English
Genre Fantasy
Published 1998 (Voyager Books)
Media type Print (Hardcover & Paperback)
Pages 708 pp
ISBN 0-312-86787-5
OCLC 183214571
Dewey Decimal 813/.0876608 21
LC Class PS648.F3 L44 1998
Followed by Legends II

Legends: Short Novels by the Masters of Modern Fantasy (1998) is an anthology of 11 novellas (short novels) by a number of noteworthy fantasy authors, edited by Robert Silverberg. All the stories were original to the collection, and set in the authors' established fictional worlds. The anthology won a Locus Award for Best Anthology in 1999.[1] Its science fiction equivalent, Far Horizons, followed in 1999.

The collection has a sequel, Legends II, published in 2003.[2]

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Editions[edit]

A re-release was published by Voyager in which Legends was split into two halves, both titled Legends.

  • Volume One ISBN 0-00-648394-1 - published on November 1, 1999.
  • Volume Two ISBN 0-00-648393-3 - published on April 3, 2000. A special overseas edition (same details) was issued in 1999.

Legends Vol. 3[edit]

In 1999 Tor Books decided to divide and re-release Legends in a three book series.

Legends Vol. 3 is not a new collection of stories but a part of book one.

Reception[edit]

Legends won a Locus Award for Best Anthology in 1999.[1]

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