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The Colour of Magic
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher New Amer Library
Publication date December 1, 1990
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780451451125
ISBN-10 0451451120
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $3.95
§As reported by publisher
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: On a world supported on the back of a giant turtle (sex unknown), a gleeful, explosive, wickedly eccentric expedition sets out.  There's an avaricious but inept wizard, a naive tourist whose luggage moves on hundreds of dear little legs, dragons who only exist if you believe in them, and of course THE EDGE of the planet...

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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780312150846 Book cover for 9780861403240 Book cover for 9781856953641
 
Large print edition from Isis Large Print Books (December 1, 1997)
9781856953641 | details & prices | List price $23.95
About: The beginning of the hilarious and irreverent series that has more than 80 million copies worldwide, The Color of Magic is where we meet tourist Twoflower and wizard guide Ricewind, and follow them on their always-bizarre journeys.
Reprint edition from Dufour Editions (October 1, 1989)
9780861403240 | details & prices | 5.75 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $36.95
About: Since the publication of this title in 1983, Pratchett's Discworld series now has many best-selling titles in print, every one of which has received rapturous reviews.
from St Martins Pr (August 1, 1983)
9780312150846 | details & prices | List price $1.98
About: A slightly disorganized and somewhat naive interplanetary tourist named Twosome joins up with a bumbling wizard and embarks on a chaotic voyage through a world filled with monsters and dragons, heroes and knaves
Paperback
Book cover for 9780451451125 Book cover for 9780552124751 Book cover for 9780575084780
 
With Terry Pratchett, Vadim Jean | from Orion Pub Co (September 10, 2015)
9780575084780 | details & prices | 196 pages | List price $16.90
This edition also contains The Colour of Magic
About: The Discworld is flat, and rides through space on the backs of Berilia, Tubul, Great P'Thon and Jerakeen, the four elephants who stand in turn on the back of Great A'Tuin, the giant turtle.
The price comparison is for this edition
Reissue edition from New Amer Library (December 1, 1990)
9780451451125 | details & prices | List price $3.95
About: On a world supported on the back of a giant turtle (sex unknown), a gleeful, explosive, wickedly eccentric expedition sets out.
from Corgi (December 1, 1990)
9780552124751 | details & prices | List price $6.99
About: Mass market paperback
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780552140171 Book cover for 9781856958004
 
With Nigel Planer (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Isis Audio (May 1, 1997)
9781856958004 | details & prices | 7.00 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $64.95
About: Terry Pratchett's profoundly irreverent, bestselling novels have garnered him a revered position in the halls of parody next to the likes of Mark Twain, Kurt Vonnegut, Douglas Adams, and Carl Hiaasen.
With Tony Robinson (other contributor) | Abridged edition from Corgi (June 1, 1993)
9780552140171 | details & prices | 4.25 × 5.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $16.99
About: The first story in the Discworld series, this tale revolves around the adventures of Twoflower, the naive tourist, and his inept wizard guide Rincewind, as they travel in search of thrills, adventure and opportunities not to get killed.

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