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The Tritonian ring

L. Sprague De Camp

The Tritonian ring

by L. Sprague De Camp

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Published by Sphere in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, New York , Twayne Publishers, 1953.

    StatementL. Sprague de Camp.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(7),212p. ;
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21501212M
    ISBN 100722129165
    OCLC/WorldCa11129064

      The Tritonian Ring was an interesting and educational look at some older fantasy writing, and for all its faults it wasn’t unentertaining. So far as satisfying, action-oriented, heroic fantasy, this introduction to de Camp’s Pusadian series doesn’t hold a candle to anything of Robert E Howard’s that I’ve read so far. The Tritonian Ring and Other Pusadian Tales eBook: deCamp, L. Sprague: : Kindle Store/5(2).

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    22 Responses to “The Tritonian Ring” Dead Stuff With Big Teeth Says: April 28th, at pm. L. Sprague de-Cap? Bibliomancer Says: April 28th, at pm. I don’t know what they did. But they did it wrong. Valerie Says: April 28th, at pm. A bit of a close shave, this morning? Dead Stuff With Big Teeth Says. The Tritonian Ring and Other Pusadian Tales is a collection of stories by American science fiction and fantasy author L. Sprague de Camp, first published in hardcover by Twayne Publishers. An E-book edition was published as The Tritonian Ring and Other Pasudian [sic] Tales by Gollancz's SF Gateway imprint on Septem as part of a.


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The Tritonian Ring is a book that takes storytelling seriously without taking itself seriously. For a quick, pulpy read, de Camp brings it to an enormously satisfying close. There is romance, happy endings, and just desserts, if not always in /5(6).

The Tritonian Ring works better, perhaps because its got a Clash of the Titans (the version, the good one) vibe going for it.

Gods who, like the gods from Hercules: The Legendary Journeys, were petty and cruel, and I’m not typically a big fan The Tritonian ring book the meddling, minor gods trope/5(18).

The Tritonian Ring is a book that takes storytelling seriously without The Tritonian ring book itself seriously. For a quick, pulpy read, de Camp brings it to an enormously satisfying close. There is romance, happy endings, and just desserts, if not always in the way that we or the characters expect.4/4(6).

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THE TRITONIAN RING by L Sprague de Camp. Originally published inthis novel has been reprinted and revised. This book is the illustrated first edition by the Owlswick Press. Signed on the title page by one of the artists, George Barr. First edition. Printed Published by Owlswick Press, Philadelphia.

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Condition is Very Good. Shipped with USPS Media Rating: % positive. In de Camp decided to try his own hand at Howardian swords & sorcery and wrote The Tritonian Ring. He sold it to the clunkily-titled magazine Two Complete Science-Adventure Books. Set in the age before the sinking of the island Pusad (misremembered in our day as Atlantis), The Tritonian Ring is an attempt at a rollicking tale of adventure.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "A Del Rey book." "First Ballantine Books edition: March "--Title page verso. Cover painting by Vincent DiFate. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

The Tritonian Ring L. Sprague deCamp. View Larger Image. The gods of Poseidonis - or Atlantis - were powerful and real.

Now they were determined to destroy the kingdom ruled by the father of Prince Vakar, the one man whose mind they could not read.

The only way to save the kingdom was to discover that thing which the gods feared most. Buy a cheap copy of The Tritonian Ring book by L. Sprague de Camp. The gods of Poseidonis-- or Atlantis --were powerful and real.

Now they were determined to destroy the kingdom ruled by the father of Prince Vakar, the one man Free shipping over $/5(1). First published along with H. Wells’ The Time Machine in Two Complete Science Adventure Books inThe Tritonian Ring was later collected with three other ‘Pusadian’ tales for paperback release in It was this book that was de Camp’s credential when he, Lin Carter and John Jakes formed SAGA; the Swordsmen and Sorcerers Guild of.

The Tritonian Ring, though, is one of his better efforts, in part, I think, because his Pusadian Age is interesting and well-drawn, with a logical culture and cosmology.

The conflict that De Camp postulates between the rise in the use of iron and the end of the "old ways" is engaging and a good source of drama. Read "The Tritonian Ring" by L. Sprague de Camp available from Rakuten Kobo.

“Pure swashbuckling fun with a touch of bawdiness.”—P. Schuyler Miller, reviewer for Astounding Science Fiction and Anal 5/5. View all covers for The Tritonian Ring (logged in users can change User Preferences to always display covers on this page) Reviews Review by The Editors () in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, February The Tritonian Ring by L.

Sprague De Camp. Owlswick Pr, Book. Illus. by Jim Cawthorn And George Barr. Near Fine. Hardcover. Inperhaps, the plot, characters, and high fantasy paraphernalia of The Tritonian Ring were fresher. Much of the novel now seems clichéd: the quest pattern, the noble prince who learns.

pp; Wraps with light toning on inside wraps, pages with usual toning- else interior and text are clean tight and unmarked, a great solid book. Part of de Camp's 'Prussian Series': To save his kingdom sinking Prince Vakar is sent past seas, a seductive queen, a centauress, ensorcelled headless warriors and paralyzing medusas bring back what the gods fear most: the Tritonian.

The Pusadian Series is a group of stories written by L. Sprague de Camp in the s and then taken up again in the s. The intent of the series was an attempt to take the basic premise of Robert E. Howard's Hyborian Age series of a prehistoric setting with lost civilizations full of magic and adventure, and frame it in a more realistic manner, avoiding all the pseudo-anthropological.

The Tritonian Ring is a book that takes storytelling seriously without taking itself seriously. For a quick, pulpy read, de Camp brings it to an enormously satisfying close.

There is romance, happy endings, and just desserts, if not always in .In L. Sprague de Camp’s The Tritonian Ring, Vakar Zhu, a young prince, grows to manhood while trying to avert the machinations of the evil gods of the west, who have precipitated a .