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The Dragonbone Chair

(1988)
(The first book in the Memory, Sorrow and Thorn series)
A novel by

 
 
The Dragonbone Chair is the story of Simon, a young kitchen boy and magician's apprentice whose dreams of great deeds and heroic wars come all too shockingly true when his world is torn apart by a terrifying civil war--a war fueled by ancient hatreds, immortal enemies, and the dark powers of sorcery. From the bestselling author of Tailchaser's Song.

Genre: Fantasy
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Praise for this book

"One of my favorite fantasy series." - George R R Martin


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Hardback Editions

November 1993 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Memory, Sorrow and Thorne Series: Book One (Memory, Sorrow & Thorn)
Author(s): Tad Williams
ISBN: 0-09-936691-6 / 978-0-09-936691-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orbit
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November 1989 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair (Memory, Sorrow, & Thorn (Prebound))
Author(s): Tad Williams
ISBN: 1-4177-7983-7 / 978-1-4177-7983-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: San Val
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August 1989 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair (Book 1 of Memory, Sorrow & Thorn)
Author(s): Tad Williams
ISBN: 0-7126-3432-0 / 978-0-7126-3432-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orbit
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August 1989 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Memory, Sorrow and Thorne Series: Book One (Memory, Sorrow & Thorn)
Author(s): Tad Williams
ISBN: 0-7126-3427-4 / 978-0-7126-3427-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orbit
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January 1981 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair (Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn Book 1)
Author(s): Tad Williams
ISBN: 0-8099-0003-3 / 978-0-8099-0003-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: DAW Hardcover
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Paperback Editions

March 2005 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Memory, Sorrow & Thorn Book 1
Author(s): Tad Williams
ISBN: 1-4736-4210-8 / 978-1-4736-4210-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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May 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Memory, Sorrow and Thorne Series: Book One (Memory, Sorrow & Thorn)
Author(s): Tad Williams
ISBN: 1-84149-839-4 / 978-1-84149-839-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orbit
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March 2005 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair (Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn, Book 1)
Author(s): Tad Williams
ISBN: 0-7564-0269-7 / 978-0-7564-0269-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: DAW
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October 1990 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Memory, Sorrow and Thorne Series: Book One (Memory, Sorrow & Thorn)
Author(s): Tad Williams
ISBN: 0-09-970490-0 / 978-0-09-970490-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orbit
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October 1990 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Memory, Sorrow and Thorne Series: Book One (Memory, Sorrow & Thorn)
Author(s): Tad Williams
ISBN: 1-85723-616-5 / 978-1-85723-616-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orbit
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November 1989 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Book One of Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn (Osten Ard)
Author(s): Tad Williams
ISBN: 0-88677-384-9 / 978-0-88677-384-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: DAW
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Audio Editions

June 2018 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Booktrack Edition: Memory, Sorrow & Thorn, Book 1
Author(s): Tad Williams
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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June 2018 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Booktrack Edition: Memory, Sorrow & Thorn, Book 1
Author(s): Tad Williams
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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June 2018 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Booktrack Edition: Memory, Sorrow & Thorn, Book 1
Author(s): Tad Williams
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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July 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn, Book One
Author(s): Tad Williams
Publisher: Penguin Audio
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July 2016 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn, Book One
Author(s): Tad Williams
Publisher: Penguin Audio
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August 2015 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Memory, Sorrow & Thorn, Book 1
Author(s): Tad Williams
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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August 2015 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Memory, Sorrow & Thorn, Book 1
Author(s): Tad Williams
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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Kindle Editions

August 2015 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Memory, Sorrow & Thorn Book 1
Author(s): Tad Williams
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
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March 2005 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Dragonbone Chair: Book One of Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn
Author(s): Tad Williams
Publisher: DAW
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