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The Dictionary of Imaginary Places

(1980)
A novel by

 
 
Throughout the ages, writers have created an astonishing diversity of imaginary places, worlds of enchantment, horror and delight. This guidebook takes the reader on a tour of more than 1200 imaginary cities, islands, countries, and contintents, from Homer to the late 1990s. Places visited include Atlantis, Dracula's Castle, Middle Earth, Baskerville Hall, Utopia, and Earthsea. The inspiration comes from writers as diverse as Lewis Carroll, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Sir Arthur Conan doyle, L. Frank Baum, C.S. Lewis, John Lennon, Gilbert & Sullivan, and Graham Greene.



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2010 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Dictionary of Imaginary Places
Author(s): Alberto Manguel, Gianni Guadalupi
ISBN: 1-4351-2538-X / 978-1-4351-2538-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
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October 2000 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Dictionary Of Imaginary Places (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Author(s): Alberto Manguel
ISBN: 0-613-56311-5 / 978-0-613-56311-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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1999 : USA Hardback
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Title: Staring in the Light
Author(s): Alberto / Guadalupi, Gianni Manguel
ISBN: 0-676-97244-6 / 978-0-676-97244-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harcourt, Brace
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1843 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Dictionary of Imaginary Places: The Newly Updated and Expanded Classic
Author(s): Alberto Manguel, Gianni Guadalupi
ISBN: 0-15-100541-9 / 978-0-15-100541-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harcourt
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November 1999 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Dictionary of Imaginary Places
Author(s): Gianni Guadalupi, Alberto Manguel
ISBN: 0-676-97198-9 / 978-0-676-97198-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf Canada
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August 1985 : USA Hardback

Title: The Dictionary of Imaginary Places
Author(s): Alberto Manguel
ISBN: 0-517-47945-1 / 978-0-517-47945-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Value Pub
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December 1980 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Dictionary of Imaginary Places
Author(s): Alberto Manguel
ISBN: 0-02-579310-1 / 978-0-02-579310-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Macmillan
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Paperback Editions

January 2002 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Dictionary of Imaginary Places
Author(s): Alberto Manguel, Gianni Guadalupi
ISBN: 0-676-97320-5 / 978-0-676-97320-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Vintage Canada
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January 2000 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Dictionary of Imaginary Places: The Newly Updated and Expanded Classic
Author(s): Alberto Manguel, Gianni Guadalupi
ISBN: 0-15-600872-6 / 978-0-15-600872-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harcourt
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December 1999 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dictionary of Imaginary Places
Author(s): Alberto Manguel, Gianni Guadalupi
ISBN: 0-7475-4616-9 / 978-0-7475-4616-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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1987 : Canada Paperback
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Title: The Dictionary of Imaginary Places
Author(s): Alberto Manguel, Gianni Guada
ISBN: 0-88619-168-8 / 978-0-88619-168-9 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Lester & Orpen Dennys
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September 1989 : USA Paperback
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Title: Dictionary of Imaginary Places
Author(s): Alberto Manguel, Gianni Guadalupi
ISBN: 0-15-626054-9 / 978-0-15-626054-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harcourt
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1987 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Dictionary of Imaginary Places
Author(s): Alberto Manguel and Gianni Guadaluppi
ISBN: 1-56260-549-6 / 978-1-56260-549-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harvest Books
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January 1981 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dictionary of Imaginary Places
Author(s): Alberto Manguel, Gianni Guadalupi
ISBN: 0-246-11560-2 / 978-0-246-11560-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
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