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Vermilion Sands

J. G. Ballard

Vermilion Sands

by J. G. Ballard

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London , Cape, 1971.

StatementJ.G. Ballard.
SeriesEveryman fiction
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6052.A46
The Physical Object
Pagination208p. ;
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17559721M
ISBN 100460022776

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An annotated typescript from Vermilion Sands, a collection of short stories full of 'dreams and illusions, fears and fantasies', according to the author. Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror and Supernatural Fiction Why Cold Tonnage? " the dragon Griaule, a vast mile-long beast who had been struck immobile yet not lifeless by a wizard's spell, and who ruled over the Carbonales Valley, controlling in every detail the lives of the inhabitants, making known his will by the ineffable radiations emanating from the cold tonnage of his brain.".

I like to stare at things that cannot be read. Only in that way can the present be remembered. I need a menu to wash my car. * - Mikko Kuorinki with texts by Jenny Kalliokulju, Karl Larsson, Henning Lundkvist, Amalie Smith curated by Andreas Nilsson *Tan Lin PDF of the book published by Hour Editions on the occasion of the. Vermilion Sands biography VERMILION SANDS was a good but short lived Japanese band formed in the end of the 70's. With the original formation that included Yoko Royama (vocals, flute) Masahiro Yamada (keyboards), Hisashi Matoba (drums & acoustic guitar), Kenji Ota (bass), Takafumi Yamasaki (drums) and Hiroyuki Tanabe (flute, keyboards) they released their debut called "Water Blue" ().


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