Elric of Melnibone Author:Michael Moorcock "Michael Moorcock begins to stand in relation to the world of science fiction much as Poe stood in relation to the Gothic novel... His albino prince Elric's handling of his sword Stormbringer has things in common with the author's handling of SF. The weapon comes alive in his grip." -Manchester Guardian — For ten thousand years Melnibone ruled ... more »the world. Elric, the 428th Emperor, seemed destined to see that era come to an end. An albino, sustained by rare drugs, it fell to him to confront the rise of the Young Kingdoms, of the monsters and sorceries which were threatening to overwhelm him and his ancient crown.
The Elric novels have already become classics of heroic fantasy and future projection. DAW is proud to present them to an eager public in new editions, corrected and revisde by Michael Moorcock.