The Princess of All Lands

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The Princess of All Lands
Princess of all lands.jpg
Dust-jacket illustration by Joe Wehrle, Jr. for The Princess of All Lands
Author Russell Kirk
Illustrator frontispiece and interior decorations by Joe Wehrle, Jr.
Cover artist Joe Wehrle, Jr.
Country United States
Language English
Genre Fantasy, Horror short stories
Publisher Arkham House
Publication date
Media type Print (Hardback)
Pages viii, 228 pp
ISBN 0-87054-084-X
OCLC 4641704
LC Class PZ4.K588 Pr PS3521.I665

The Princess of All Lands is a collection of stories by Russell Kirk. It was released in 1979 and was the author's first book published by Arkham House. It was published in an edition of 4,120 copies. The story "There's a Long, Long Trail A-Winding" had won a World Fantasy Award in 1977.


The Princess of All Lands contains the following tales:

  1. "Prologue"
  2. "Sorworth Place"
  3. "Behind the Stumps"
  4. "The Princess of All Lands"
  5. "The Last God's Dream"
  6. "The Cellar of Little Egypt"
  7. "Ex Tenebris"
  8. "Balgrummo's Hell"
  9. "There's a Long, Long Trail A-Winding"
  10. "Saviourgate"


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