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1/24/2021 10:49 am  #1


Tales of Attluma

Read this a couple of months ago and really enjoyed it: another DMR ebook collection of short stories, all with inspirational swords & sorcery ideas. It was the first I'd read of David C. Smith, and will definitely try something else by him based on this.


"An idea of great merit! While we are alive we should sit among colored lights and taste good wines, and discuss our adventures in far places; when we are dead, the opportunity is past."
Jack Vance, Maske: Thaery
 

1/26/2021 11:23 am  #2


Re: Tales of Attluma

I recently read Renegade Swords and really enjoyed it! I appreciate Ritzlin’s dedication to classic reprints. I also like his editorship (it was an experience to read a “good” story by Lin Carter). I expect I’m slowly going to make my way through the DMR library. Maybe we should start a DMR Books reading club channel.


“Our own age is not one which can afford to call its ancestors savage.” 
― Poul AndersonThe Broken Sword
 

1/27/2021 5:51 am  #3


Re: Tales of Attluma

Eirvit wrote:

Maybe we should start a DMR Books reading club channel.

Indeed: I'm reading The Eye of Sounnu now (well-written, with a subtle humor of Vancian stamp), from DMR. I'll have to check out Renegade Swords.


"An idea of great merit! While we are alive we should sit among colored lights and taste good wines, and discuss our adventures in far places; when we are dead, the opportunity is past."
Jack Vance, Maske: Thaery
     Thread Starter
 

2/02/2021 12:13 pm  #4


Re: Tales of Attluma

rhialto wrote:

Eirvit wrote:

Maybe we should start a DMR Books reading club channel.

Indeed: I'm reading The Eye of Sounnu now (well-written, with a subtle humor of Vancian stamp), from DMR. I'll have to check out Renegade Swords.

The Eye of Sounnu was great.


“How can I wear the harness of toil
And sweat at the daily round,
While in my soul forever
The drums of Pictdom sound?” 
 

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