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The Throne of Madness

(1983)
Chronicles of the High Inquest
(The second book in the Inquestor series)
A novel by

 
 
Somtow's far-flung galactic civilization is a creation to rival
Silverberg's Majipoor or Herbert's Dune. It is a
universe with its own language and exotic customs,
vividly etched characters and rich history that spans
thousands of worlds and tens of thousands of years.

The godlike Inquestors of the High Inquest had forsaken
all htat made them human. But one young Inquestor
rediscovered the power of compassion and hastened
the end of their ancient, starflung empire....

"In a prose that evokes the spirited imagination of the
symbolist painters and poets, Somtow postulates a
complex universe of immense scope ... upholds the
author's place as one of SF's formidable talents."
- Publishers Weekly

Genre: Science Fiction

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Used availability for S P Somtow's The Throne of Madness

Paperback Editions

September 2013 : USA Paperback
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Title: Chronicles of the High Inquest: The Throne of Madness (Volume 2)
Author(s): S P Somtow
ISBN: 0-9800149-2-1 / 978-0-9800149-2-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Diplodocus Press
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September 1986 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Dawning Shadow: The Throne of Madness
Author(s): somtow sucharitkul
ISBN: 0-553-26028-6 / 978-0-553-26028-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Spectra
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October 1983 : USA Paperback
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Title: Throne of Madness (Inquestor Trilogy, Book 2)
Author(s): Somtow Sucharitkul
ISBN: 0-671-45439-0 / 978-0-671-45439-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Pocket
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Kindle Editions

February 2018 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Chronicles of the High Inquest: The Throne of Madness
Author(s): S P Somtow
Publisher: Diplodocus Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA