The Light Fantastic

by Terry pratchett



The Light Fantastic by Terry Pratchett. First edition. Second impression (1987). Medium format hardback in mint condition. Signed with dedication 'to Andy, yet more wishes. Terry Pratchett' by author to half title page. No markings. The dust jacket is not price clipped, now in removable protective sleeve. This book is in immaculate condition. Please see pictures. PayPal accepted, any questions please get in touch.

Description of The Light Fantastic

The Light Fantastic is a comic fantasy novel by Terry Pratchett, the second of the Discworld series. It was published on 2 June 1986, the first printing being of 1,034 copies. The title, taken from a poem by John Milton, in which it refers referred to dancing lightly with extravagance.

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‘What shall we do?’ said Twoflower. ‘Panic?’ said Rincewind hopefully. He always held that panic was the best means of survival. As it moves towards a seemingly inevitable collision with a malevolent red star, the Discworld could do with a hero. What it doesn’t need is a singularly inept and cowardly wizard, still recovering from the trauma of falling off the edge of the world, or a well-meaning tourist and his luggage which has a mind (and legs) of its own. Which is a shame, because that’s all there is… The Discworld novels can be read in any order but The Light Fantastic is the second book in the Wizards series.

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