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The road to Corlay

Richard Cowper

The road to Corlay

by Richard Cowper

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Published by Pocket Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRichard Cowper.
The Physical Object
Pagination239 p.
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22910935M
ISBN 100671829173
OCLC/WorldCa5519876

The page book begins with a page prologue called "Piper at the Gates of Dawn" which is actually a short story by itself and is included in some editions of The Road to Corlay. A quarter of the book brings the reader up to speed about the history of the region where the novel is set: around the Bristol, Southampton, and Exeter region of. NATIONAL BESTSELLERPULITZER PRIZE WINNERNational Book Critic's Circle Award FinalistA New York Times Notable BookOne of the Best Books of the YearThe Boston Globe, The Christian Science Monitor, The Denver Post, The Kansas City Star, Los Angeles Times, New York, People, Rocky Mountain News, Time, The Village Voice, The Washington PostThe searing, postapocalyptic novel destined to 4/5().

Buy the The Road to Corlay ebook. This acclaimed book by Richard Cowper is available at in several formats for your eReader. Search. The Road to Corlay. By Richard Cowper. Fiction: Science Fiction - General. Gateway Publication date: September ISBN: Digital Book format: ePub (Adobe DRM). It's the ultimate pairing: Cormac McCarthy plus the apocalypse. As an author who has delivered some of the darkest moments in modern fiction via books like Blood Meridian and Child of God, McCarthy seems uniquely suited to an exploration of what the world might be like at its The Road, he has developed this nightmarish scenario into an affecting and compassionate novel, as an unnamed.

This is the complete Corlay sequence, featuring introductory novella 'PIPER AT THE GATES OF DAWN' and novels THE ROAD TO CORLAY, A DREAM OF KINSHIP and A TAPESTRY OF TIME. THE ROAD TO CORLAY: On the Eve of the Fourth Millennium a slowly-building civilization, struggling out of the rubble of the Drowning, was crushed beneath the sceptre of a /5(8).   (Gary Viskupic’s cover for the edition) /5 (Good) Nominated for the Nebula Award for Best Novel. Richard Cowper’s The Road to Corlay () charts the ethereal pastoral wanderings and religious musings of the followers of The White Bird of Kinship, an anti-institutional pseudo-Christian religion at odds with the oppressive Church Militant that holds sway over what .


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