Hyperborea [Clark Ashton Smith] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Science Fiction, Adventure, Fantasy. Hyperborea. Of Clark Ashton Smith’s three major fantasy series, Hyperborea had the worst sales record during his lifetime. Smith finished ten stories about the. The Muse of Hyperborea. Clark Ashton Smith. Too far away is her wan and mortal face, and too remote are the snows of her lethal breast.

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Kristeen rated it really liked it Sep 18, hypreborea Garrisonjames rated it really liked it May 30, In Smith’s The Door to SaturnYhoundeh the elk-goddess is the name of the deity worshipped in the waning days of Hyperborea. When the inquisition came knocking, Eibon fled to Cykranosh the planet Saturn through a magic panel given to him by Zhothaqquah.

Clark Ashton Smith was a poet, sculptor, painter and author of fantasy, horror and science fiction short stories. Lovecraft from until Lovecraft’s death inthat he is mainly remembered today.

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The Tale of Satampra Zeiros – 6. He is renowned as the writer of the Book of Eibona tome that, among other things, chronicles Eibon’s life, and includes his magical formulae and rites of Zhothaqquah It is introduced in Smith’s tale “Ubbo-Sathla”.


The Muse of Hyperborea by Clark Ashton Smith

Retrieved from ” https: Works of Clark Ashton Smith. Everytime he’s less human then grows huge and takes over city. Here, it seemed, was the ultimate source of all miscreation and abomination. The Muse of Hyperborea 3. No two of Abhoth’s children are alike.

Return to Book Page. Atlach-Nacha resembles a clsrk spider with an almost-human face. It guards a set of stone tablets believed to contain the knowledge of the Elder Gods.

Mass Market Paperbackpages. The sorcerer thinks he was given a message by a god of Saturn but the god was really just saying goodbye.

Cycles of Clark Ashton Smith

The Largest of Smith’s cycle and lying in the far future as opposed to Hyperboreas distance past It consumed most of his writing time during the 30’s although he continued to add to his Hyperborea and Averoigne cycles The Last Hieroglyph was not only his last Zothique tale hpyerborea was also his last story for a considerable amount of time.

Tom Burridge rated it really liked it Jan 31, Commoriom was the first seat of power in Hyperborea, established by the pre-Human migrants from the south. His exploits are legendary. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.


Lost Worlds: Volume 2: Atlantis, Hyperborea, Xiccarph and Others by Clark Ashton Smith

Afterwards, he recorded a chilling testament of Commoriom’s final days. As well as theses Smith hyperborra cycles, one can break his work in to a number of other categories such as those works that can be considered part of the Cthulhu Mythos.

About Clark Ashton Smith. Abhoth has a twisted and clarl mind, and can communicate telepathically with others near him. In its heyday, Commoriom was a grand city, built of marble clak granite and marked by a skyline of altitudinous spires. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. And at times I stammer forth the strange tidings that she brings: Pages to import images to Wikidata All stub articles. Athammaus tried to execute him by beheading, but because of his preternatural heritage, such attempts proved unsuccessful and only served to aggravate him.

Learn of the escapades and fate of the yellow-and-black-spotted outlaw Knygathin Zhaum The Testament of Athammaus 5.

Ballantine Adult Fantasy series.