The Dreaming City by Michael Moorcock

In "The Dreaming City," readers are introduced to a vivid, fantastical world where Elric of Melniboné, the last emperor of a declining empire, embarks on a poignant and treacherous journey. Struggling with his own moral compass and the heavy reliance on his sentient sword, Stormbringer, which feeds on the souls of its victims, Elric seeks vengeance and redemption. His quest leads him through various dimensions of sorcery and swordplay, challenging his allegiances and desires. This tale is a cornerstone of the sword and sorcery genre, exploring themes of fate, power, and the eternal battle between good and evil, all set against the backdrop of a richly imagined fantasy universe.

The 5114th greatest book of all time


Published
1961
Nationality
British
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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