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Cugel the Clever (2)

Author: Jack Vance
Year written: 1963
Author’s age at the time: 47
Year published: 1966
Author’s title: Cugel the Clever
Other title(s): The Eyes of the Overworld
Dutch title: De ogen van de overwereld
Series: The Dying Earth
Genre: novel, collection, fantasy

ISFDB characterizes the novel as a “fix-up/related-story collection”. (ref)

The novel contains the following stories:

  • The Overworld (first published December 1965 in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction)
  • Cil (original to the novel)
  • The Mountains of Magnatz (first published February 1966 in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction)
  • The Sorcerer Pharesm (first published April 1966 in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction)
  • The Pilgrims (first published June 1966 in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction)
  • The Cave in the Forest (first published July 1966 in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction as the first part of “The Manse of Iucounu” (ref))
  • The Manse of Iucounu (first published July 1966 in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction)

Republished as Cugel the Clever, Spatterlight, 2012