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Discworld Almanak
by Terry Pratchett Bernard Pearson

RRP €15.20

Discworld Almanak
by Author Name Terry Pratchett, Bernard Pearson

Book details for title
List Price:15.20
Format: Hardback, 206 x 161 x 13mm, 128pp
Publication date: 01 Oct 2004
Publisher: Doubleday
ISBN-13: 9780385606837

Description

In this latest accessory to the Discworld phenomenon, Terry Pratchett joins forces with Bernard Pearson to produce the definitive Almanak to the Common Year of the Prawn, for the city of Ankh-Morpork and Surrounding Areas & Benefices. Here you will find a Compendium to all Knowledge, and a sure means of ensuring fertility of crops & livestock, also a boon companion in affairs of the HEART & HEALTH, with notes on Husbandry, Physic, Fairs & Marts, and other such information as will render this Publication a staunch companion to Townsman & Tiller of Soil alike. Including homemade remedies for common ailments, recipes, horoscopes, scientific discoveries, a calendar, strange tales and many valuable facts about the cabbage. With witty illustrations from Paul Kidby, this is an artistically presented package guaranteed to tickle the funny bone of all Pratchett fans.

Reviews

"Where would we be without it?" -- Havelock Vetinari "A good stiff cardboard cover that will provide a whole month of inner soles, and soft paper inside, truly a boon for the working man" -- Bernard Pearson "Better read than dead" -- Reg Shoe, Fresh Start Club, 668 Elm St, Ankh-Morpork "With thys Almanak as my gide my every venture is bound to prosper" -- C.M.O.T. Dibbler

Additional Information

  • Illustrations: Illustrated throughout