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Pyramids (The Book of Going Forth)

by Pratchett, Terry

Condition: Fine


London: Gollancz, 1989. 1st edition / 1st printing. hardback with dust jacket. Fine. octavo. 272pp., PratchettÕs seventh discworld novel with superb wrap-around unclipped Josh Kirby dust jacket

It's bad enough being new on the job, but Teppic hasn't a clue as to what a pharaoh is supposed to do. After all, he's been trained at Ankh-Morpork's famed assassins' school, across the sea from the Kingdom of the Sun.First, there's the monumental task of building a suitable resting place for Dad -- a pyramid to end all pyramids. Then there are the myriad administrative duties, such as dealing with mad priests, sacred crocodiles, and marching mummies. And to top it all off, the adolescent pharaoh discovers deceit, betrayal -- not to mention aheadstrong handmaiden -- at the heart of his realm.




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