'Look after the dead', said the priests, 'and the dead will look after you.'
Wise words in all probability, but a tall order when you have just become the pharaoh of a small and penniless country whose largesse - and indeed treasury - is unlikely to stretch to the building of a monumental pyramid to honour your dead father. And particularly when your only visible means of support is a recently acquired qualification from the Guild of Assassins where running a kingdom and basic financial acumen were not prerequisites for course entry...
Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.
"Like Dickens, much of Pratchett's appeal lies in his humanism, both in a sentimental regard for his characters' good fortune, and in that his writing is generous-spirited and inclusive" ( Guardian)
"As funny as Wodehouse and as witty as Waugh" ( Independent)
"Imagine a collision between Jonathan Swift at his most scatologically-minded and J.R.R. Tolkien on speed" ( Daily Telegraph)
"The best kind of parody - funny and smart and still a good story" ( Mail on Sunday)
The seventh Discworld novel.
Le informazioni nella sezione "Su questo libro" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.
Descrizione libro Corgi Adult, 2004. Paperback. Condizione libro: Brand New. 384 pages. 7.80x5.00x0.94 inches. In Stock. Codice libro della libreria zk0552152641
Descrizione libro CORGI BOOKS (TWLD), 2004. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0552152641