The last wish : introducing The witcher /Material type: BookPublisher: New York : Orbit, 2008Edition: 1st Orbit ed. in the USA.Description: 359 p. ; 18 cm.ISBN: 9780316029186 (pbk.) :; 0316029181 (pbk.).Title notes: $6.99 prolam 7-2008 (db)Uniform titles: Ostatnie yczenie. English.Subject(s): Fantasy fictionSummary: Geralt de Riv, a witcher, uses his vast sorcerous powers to hunt down the monsters that threaten the world, but he soon discovers that not every monstrous-looking creature is evil, and not everything beautiful is good.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
Geralt the Witcher -- revered and hated -- holds the line against the monsters plaguing humanity in this collection of adventures in the New York Times bestselling series that inspired the Netflix show and the hit video games. <br> <br> Geralt is a Witcher, a man whose magic powers, enhanced by long training and a mysterious elixir, have made him a brilliant fighter and a merciless assassin. Yet he is no ordinary murderer: his targets are the multifarious monsters and vile fiends that ravage the land and attack the innocent.<br> <br> But not everything monstrous-looking is evil and not everything fair is good. . .and in every fairy tale there is a grain of truth.<br> <br> The Last Wish story collection is the perfect introduction to a one of a kind fantasy world.<br> <br> And look out for The Tower of Fools , book one of Andrzej Sapkowski's Hussite Trilogy, coming in October 2020!
Originally published: London : Gollancz, 2007.
"Inspired the video game The Witcher"--P.  of cover.
Geralt de Riv, a witcher, uses his vast sorcerous powers to hunt down the monsters that threaten the world, but he soon discovers that not every monstrous-looking creature is evil, and not everything beautiful is good.
$6.99 prolam 7-2008 (db)