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The Outlandish Companion

The Outlandish Companion (Hardback, Annotated edition)

By Gabaldon, Diana

New York Times bestselling author Diana Gabaldon has captured the hearts of millions with her critically acclaimed novels, Outlander. Dragonfly In Amber, Voyager, and Drums Of Autumn. From the moment Claire Randall accidentally steps through a magical stone that transports her ba...ck in time more than 200 years to 1743, and into the arms of Scottish soldier Jamie Fraser, readers have been enthralled with this epic saga of time travel, adventure, and love everlasting. Now Diana Gabaldon has written the ultimate companion guide to her bestselling series, the book only she could write - a beautifully illustrated compendium of all things Outlandish. As a special bonus for those who are eagerly awaiting the next appearance of Jamie and Claire, she includes never - before - published excerpts from upcoming works in the series. And there's lots more in this lavish keepsake volume for the many devoted fans who yearn to learn the stories behind the stories: - Full synopses of Outlander, Dragonfly in Amber, Voyager, and Drums of Autumn - A complete listing of the characters in all four novels, including extensively researched family trees and genealogical notes - Professionally cast horoscopes for Jamie and Claire - A comprehensive glossary and pronunciation guide to Gaelic terms and usage - The fully explicated Gabaldon Theory of Time Travel - Frequently asked questions to the author and her (sometimes surprising) answers - An annotated bibliography - Tips, personal stories - even a recipe or two - Essays about medicine and magic in the eighteenth century, researching historical fiction, and more With the insight, humor, and eye for detail that has made hernovels such an outstanding success story. Diana Gabaldon here gives her readers the best gift of all--The Outlandish Companion.
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ISBN 9780385324137
Released NZ 1 Jun 1999
Format Hardback, Annotated edition
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ISBN-13 9780385324137
Stock Out of stock
Status Availability and pricing is uncertain (no recent updates from publisher)
Imprint Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers
Released 1 Jun 1999
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback, Annotated edition
Edition Annotated edition
Author(s) By Gabaldon, Diana
Category Novels, Other Prose & Writers
Trivia & Quiz Question Books
Number of Pages 496
Dimensions Width: 184mm
Height: 254mm
Spine: 47mm
Dewey Code 813.6
Weight 1,134g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Historical fiction - Authorship, Fantasy fiction - Authorship, Love stories - Authorship, Scotland - In literature, Time travel in literature
NBS Text Fiction Companions
ONIX Text General/trade