The world of All Souls : the complete guide to A discovery of witches, Shadow of night, and The Book of Life / Deborah Harkness, Claire Baldwin, Lisa Halttunen, Jill Hough ; illustrated by Colleen Madden.

Author
Harkness, Deborah E., 1965- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • New York, New York : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House, [2018]
  • ©2018
Description
ix, 484 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm

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  • A fully illustrated guide to Deborah Harkness's #1 New York Times bestselling All Souls trilogy. In The World of All Souls, Harkness shares the rich sources of inspiration behind her bewitching novels. She draws together synopses, character bios, maps, recipes, and even the science behind creatures, magic, and alchemy--all with her signature historian's touch. Bursting with fascinating facts and dazzling artwork, this essential handbook is a must-have for longtime fans and eager newcomers alike.
  • It's a world of daemons and humans, where a reluctant witch and a centuries-old vampire discover the secrets left in a mysterious manuscript. Welcome to the All Souls trilogy, as Harkness shares information from her files. This companion volume includes character profiles, information on life and lifestyles from the time periods the trilogy covers, background on the science and magic, and even recipes and wine recommendations.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 479-481).
Contents
  • Synopses
  • Creatures
  • Characters
  • Organizations
  • Locations
  • Magic
  • Science
  • Alchemy
  • Decorative arts
  • Lifestyles
  • Literature
  • Translations.
ISBN
  • 9780735220744 ((hardcover))
  • 0735220743 ((hardcover))
OCLC
1017948459
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