The Scarlet Fig: Or, Slowly Through a Land of Stone, Book Three of the Vergil Magus Series [NOOK Book]

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The Last Manuscript of a Master

It began with an accident, as if Fate had a plan for Vergil Magus . . .

After his trials in the Very Rich City of Averno but before his crowning achievement of a certain magic mirror, the great sorcerer and alchemist finds himself on a journey nothing short of epic. Sure he is slated for death in Rome, Vergil seeks safety in the far reaches of the Empire—and finds a world ...

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The Scarlet Fig: Or, Slowly Through a Land of Stone, Book Three of the Vergil Magus Series

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Overview

The Last Manuscript of a Master

It began with an accident, as if Fate had a plan for Vergil Magus . . .

After his trials in the Very Rich City of Averno but before his crowning achievement of a certain magic mirror, the great sorcerer and alchemist finds himself on a journey nothing short of epic. Sure he is slated for death in Rome, Vergil seeks safety in the far reaches of the Empire—and finds a world teeming with wonders and magical oddities.

The "unhistoric" sea adventure is a deft mix of fantastic fact and fable, showcasing the author's keen attention to the often forgotten connections between them.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781440552762
  • Publisher: F+W Media
  • Publication date: 8/1/2012
  • Series: Prologue Fantasy
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 876,536
  • File size: 3 MB

Meet the Author

Avram Davidson was a Hugo Award-winning novelist, short story writer, and essayist. With nineteen novels and hundreds of short stories and essays to his name, he won the World Fantasy Award three times. His science fiction and fantasy works are considered a cornerstone of their genres.
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