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Lord Foul’s Bane (The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant the Unbeliever, Book 1) (1977)

Written by Stephen R. Donaldson

The first book in one of the most remarkable epic fantasies ever written, the Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, Unbeliever.

He called himself Thomas Covenant the Unbeliever because he dared not believe in this strange alternate world on which he suddenly found himself.

Yet the Land tempted him. He had been sick: now he seemed better than ever before. Through no fault of his own, he had been outcast, unclean, a pariah. Now he was regarded as a reincarnation of the Land's greatest hero—Berek Halfhand—armed with the mystic power of White Gold. That power alone could protect the Lords of the Land from the ancient evil of the Despiser, Lord Foul. Except that Covenant had no idea how to use that power....

Thus begins one of the most remarkable epic fantasies ever written... (Copyright © Del Rey/Random House. All rights reserved.)

Source:  Random House LLC.

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