(urth) Parallels

Idoru X losarbolesdelfrio at gmail.com
Sat Oct 21 02:33:56 PDT 2006

On 10/21/06, Fred Kiesche <godel2escher2bach at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Greetings:
> In re-reading the tetralogy after (mumble mumble)
> years, I was struck by something I did not notice when
> I first read them: The parallels with "The Dying
> Earth" by Jack Vance and the "Viriconium" tales fo M.
> John Harrison.

Wolfe has talked plenty of times about how excited he felt by The Dying
Earth. The Tetralogy started as his attempt to write his own version of a
Dying Earth.
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.urth.net/pipermail/urth-urth.net/attachments/20061021/f5f1a166/attachment-0004.htm>

More information about the Urth mailing list