search for books and compare prices
cover image
The Colour of Magic
By Nigel Planer (narrator) and Terry Pratchett
Price
Store
Arrives
Preparing
Shipping
The price is the lowest for any condition, which may be new or used; other conditions may also be available. Rental copies must be returned at the end of the designated period, and may involve a deposit.
Jump down to see edition details for: Hardcover | Paperback | Cassette/Spoken Word
Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Isis Audio
Publication date May 1, 1997
Binding Cassette/Spoken Word
Edition Unabridged
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781856958004
ISBN-10 1856958000
Dimensions 1.25 by 7 by 9 in.
Weight 0.85 lbs.
Original list price $64.95
Other format details audio
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description:

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.

A writer who has been compared to Mark Twain, Kurt Vonnegut, and Douglas Adams, Sir Terry Pratchett has created a complex, yet zany world filled with a host of unforgettable characters who navigate around a profound fantasy universe, complete with its own set of cultures and rules.



Editions
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.
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
 
The price comparison is for this edition
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: 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.
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.

Pricing is shown for items sent to or within the U.S., excluding shipping and tax. Please consult the store to determine exact fees. No warranties are made express or implied about the accuracy, timeliness, merit, or value of the information provided. Information subject to change without notice. isbn.nu is not a bookseller, just an information source.