Overview

Jonathan Bing, Master Cheeser, has been growing a bit bored in Twombly Town. So it’s no surprise that when Professor Wurzle suggests a trip downriver, Jonathan jumps at the chance. A visit to the Evil Dwarf Selznak’s abandoned castle leads to a treasure hunt, but also to the discovery that Jonathan’s old friend the Squire has vanished, and that Selznak may be involved.

Jonathan--accompanied by his wonderpooch Ahab, the Professor, and Miles the...
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The Disappearing Dwarf

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Overview

Jonathan Bing, Master Cheeser, has been growing a bit bored in Twombly Town. So it’s no surprise that when Professor Wurzle suggests a trip downriver, Jonathan jumps at the chance. A visit to the Evil Dwarf Selznak’s abandoned castle leads to a treasure hunt, but also to the discovery that Jonathan’s old friend the Squire has vanished, and that Selznak may be involved.

Jonathan--accompanied by his wonderpooch Ahab, the Professor, and Miles the Magician--will have to set off to darkest Balumnia, to the city of Landsend, to find the treasure, and the Squire. And to make matters worse, Selznak will be there, too ...

The delightful sequel to THE ELFIN SHIP by World Fantasy and Philip K. Dick award winner, James P. Blaylock. THE DISAPPEARING DWARF was first published in 1983.
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A magical world, magically presented... having journeyed there, you will not wish to leave, nor ever to forget.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940014633420
  • Publisher: Jabberwocky Literary Agency
  • Publication date: 6/25/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,218,577
  • File size: 834 KB

Meet the Author

World Fantasy Award winning author James Blaylock, one of the pioneers of the steampunk genre, has written eighteen novels as well as scores of short stories, essays, and articles. His steampunk novel HOMUNCULUS won the Philip K. Dick Memorial Award, and his short story “The Ape-box Affair,” published in Unearth magazine, was the first contemporary steampunk story published in the U.S. Recent publications include KNIGHTS OF THE CORNERSTONE, THE EBB TIDE, and THE AFFAIR OF THE CHALK CLIFFS. He has recently finished a new steampunk novel titled THE AYLESFORD SKULL, to be published by Titan Books.
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