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  • ISBN: 9780061020643
  • Physical Description: 355 p. ; 18 cm.
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  • Publisher: New York : HarperTorch, [2001]

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General Note: "Originally published in Great Britain by Victor Gollancz."--T.p. verso.
Summary, etc.: Here there be dragons . . . and the denizens of Ankh-Morpork wish one huge firebreather would return from whence it came. Long believed extinct, a superb specimen of draco nobilis ("noble dragon" for those who don't understand italics) has appeared in Discworld's greatest city. Not only does this unwelcome visitor have a nasty habit of charbroiling everything in its path, in rather short order it is crowned King (it is a noble dragon, after all . . .). Meanwhile, back at Unseen University, an ancient and long-forgotten volume -- The Summoning of Dragons -- is missing from the Library's shelves. To the rescue come Captain Vimes, Constable Carrot, and the rest of the Night Watch who, along with other brave citizens, risk everything, including a good roasting, to dethrone the flying monarch and restore order to Ankh-Morpork (before it's burned to a crisp). A rare tale, well done as only Terry Pratchett can.
Subject: Discworld (Imaginary place) -- Fiction
Guards troops -- Fiction
Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction.
Search Results Showing Item 1 of 4 Preferred library: Chetwynd Public Library?

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