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The Colour of Magic
By Terry Pratchett and Tony Robinson (narrator)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Corgi
Publication date June 1, 1993
Binding Cassette/Spoken Word
Edition Abridged
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780552140171
ISBN-10 0552140171
Dimensions 0.50 by 4.25 by 5.75 in.
Weight 0.25 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $16.99
Other format details audio
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Summaries and Reviews
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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
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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.
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: In the beginning there wasSa turtle Somewhere on the frontier between thought and reality exists the Discworld a parallel time and place which might sound and smell very much like our own but which looks completely different Particularly as its carried though space on the back of a giant turtle sex unknown It plays by different rules But then some things are the same everywhere The Discs very existence is about to be threatened by a strange new blight the worlds first tourist upon whose survival rests the peace and prosperity of the land Unfortunately the person charged with maintaining that survival in the face of robbers mercenaries and well Death is a spectacularly inept wizardS
Cassette/Spoken Word
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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.
The price comparison is for this edition
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

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