"Consistently high ambition and achievement."--The New York Times
"One of the major SF series of te decade...a bona fide masterpiece."--Publishers Weekly
"Few writers dare to attempt a Great Work; Wolfe attempts it and succeeds."--The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction
About the Author
Gene Wolfe has been called "the finest writer the science fiction world has yet produced" by The Washington Post. A former engineer, he has written numerous books and won a variety of awards for his SF writing.