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Annals of Klepsis

by R. A. Lafferty

  • 39 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Wildside Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science Fiction,
  • Science Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Science Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8822702M
    ISBN 101587154269
    ISBN 109781587154263
    OCLC/WorldCa47743382

    A wacky sci-fi adventure comedy featuring space pirates. There is not much math in the book, but the central plot revolves around a mathematical ``doomsday .   Annals of Klepsis () Apocalypses () Archipelago () Argo () Arrive at Easterwine () Aurelia () The Best of R.A. Lafferty () The Back Door of History () The Devil Is Dead ().

    Past Master, Ace Book, copyright , cover art by John Melo The Devil is Dead, first Bart Books edition , The Reefs of Earth, Berkley Medallion Book, copyright , second printing Annals of Klepsis, Ace Books original August End date: A Lafferty (Book) 5 editions published Annals of Klepsis by R. A Lafferty The peg-legged historian Long John Tony Tyrone journeys to the planet Klepsis, where he encounters a princess, ghosts, and the mathematician Aloysius and his Doomsday Equation.

    OH COME TO KLEPSIS TO CLAIM YOUR SHARE AND BREATHE THE RANK AND LAWLESS AIR! Plots and intrigues and romances abound. Smoke pictures, ghosts and treasure chests to be found. Magnifying monocles and hallucinogenic grapes – the unvoiced dreams of the dregs of space. Long John Tony Tyrone, the peg-legged historian, journeys here. Aurelia | Lafferty R A | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books.


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Annals of Klepsis ["Klepsis" is Greek for "theft", as in kleptomania] is, as with all Lafferty novels, crazy on the surface. It's about a planet founded and loosely ruled by a dynasty of peg-legged Irish pirates.

It is mainly covered in fresh water/5. Annals of Klepsis is one of Lafferty's most satisfying books, but differs quite a bit from his better-known works. It's not a profound, brain-frying novel like Fourth Mansions, but it's not as airily light as The Reefs of Earth.

It doesn't bog down like his most unreadable books--number one Annals of Klepsis book Apocalypses, or stall in spots like The Devil is Dead.4/5(7). Annals of Klepsis by R. Lafferty OH COME TO KLEPSIS TO CLAIM YOUR SHARE AND BREATHE THE RANK AND LAWLESS AIR. Annals of Klepsis is one of Lafferty's most satisfying books, but differs quite a bit from his better-known works.

It's not a profound, brain-frying novel like Fourth Mansions, but it's not as airily light as The Reefs of Earth. Annals of Klepsis book doesn't bog down like his most unreadable books--number one being Apocalypses, or stall in spots like The Devil is Dead.5/5(4).

The Annals of Klepsis by R. Lafferty. Penguin Publishing Group, Get this from a library. Annals of Klepsis. [R A Lafferty] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library.

Create # An Ace Science Fiction book\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema. Annals of Klepsis is one of Lafferty's most satisfying books, but differs quite a bit from his better-known works. It's not a profound, brain-frying novel like Fourth Mansions, but it's not as airily light as The Reefs of Earth.

It doesn't bog down like his most unreadable books--number one being Apocalypses, or stall in spots like The Devil is Dead.4/5. The Annals of Klepsis by R. Lafferty New books from Amazon ship free domestically if in a total order that meets that Amazon division's minimum; details are available from the divisional Amazon "buy" pages for each edition, as linked below.

Annals of Klepsis was the last R.A. Lafferty novel published by a mass-market house. It would appear to be a contemporary book, not having appeared in the list of Unpublished Novels in Archipelago. Having said that, in large part, it reads like a throwback to the earlier, free-wheeling novels, a grand unserious affair, albeit with.

OH COME TO KLEPSIS TO CLAIM YOUR SHARE AND BREATHE THE RANK AND LAWLESS AIR. Plots and intrigues and romances abound. Smoke pictures, ghosts and treasure chests to be found.

Magnifying monocles and hallucinogenic grapes - the unvoiced dreams of the dregs of space. Long John Tony Tyrone, the peg-legged historian, journeys here Reviews: 2. Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif; Annals of Klepsis: R.

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A wacky sci-fi adventure comedy featuring space pirates. There is not much math in the book, but the central plot revolves around a mathematical ``doomsday equation'' and the goal of preventing the horrible fate it predicts for humanity: (quoted from Annals of Klepsis). Annals of Klepsis by R A Lafferty In Stock in Australia.

OH COME TO KLEPSIS TO CLAIM YOUR SHARE AND BREATHE THE RANK AND LAWLESS AIR. Plots and intrigues and romances abound. Smoke pictures, ghosts, and treasure chests to be found. Magnifying monocles and hallucinogenic grapes--the unvoiced dreams of the dregs of space. Annals of Klepsis was published by Ace Books in August It is pages, priced at $ The cover is by Jim Gurney.

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