Stormbringer Author:Michael Moorcock ?There came a time when there was great movement upon the Earth and above it, when the destiny of Men and Gods was hammered out upon the forge of Fate, when monstrous wars were brewed and mighty deeds were designed. And there rose up in this time, which was called the Age of the Young Kingdoms, heroes. Greatest of these heroes was a doom-driven ... more »adventurer who bore a crooning rune blade that he loathed.
?His name was Elric of Melnibon?, king of ruins, lord of a scattered race that had once ruled the ancient world. Elric, sorcerer and swordsman, slayer of kin, despoiler of his homeland, white-faced albino, last of his line.? - from the Prologue.
After five mighty books, the fabled saga of Elric and the sword Stormbringer reaches its terrific climax in this the sixth and final novel. Here, contained, is the last great strife of Elric in a world of barbaric forces, decadent powers, and champions of Doom. Here is the culmination of all adventures, the Ragnarok of Michael Moorcock?s most famed epic. Yet, like all the Elric books, it can be read as a whole unit without reference to previous books. It is complete in itself. In fact, this is the first appearance of the full and original novel, authorized and revised by Michael Moorcock for DAW Books.« less