Lord of Light

TitleLord of Light
Year for Search1967
AuthorsZelazny, Roger [Joseph](1937-95)
Date Published1967
PublisherDoubleday
Place PublishedGarden City, NY
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Authoritarian dystopia based on control of technology by a group ruling as the Hindu pantheon.

Additional Publishers

UK ed. London: Faber & Faber, 1968. Rpt. London: Victor Gollancz, 2006 with an “Introduction” by George R[aymond] R[ichard] Martin (vii-xii). Chapter 2 was previously published as “Dawn” and Chapter 3 as “Death and the Executioner.” The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction 32.4, 6 (April, June 1967): 4-36; 4-36

Info Notes

It was adapted by Jeff Unger as a play, which was first performed by the Den of Entropy in San Francisco March 23, 1978. This appears to have been unauthorized.

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

(1937-95)

Full Text

1967 Zelazny, Roger [Joseph] (1937-95). Lord of Light. Garden City, NY: Doubleday. UK ed. London: Faber & Faber, 1968. Rpt. London: Victor Gollancz, 2006 with an “Introduction” by George R[aymond] R[ichard] Martin (vii-xii). Chapter 2 was previously published as “Dawn” and Chapter 3 as “Death and the Executioner.” The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction 32.4, 6 (April, June 1967): 4-36; 4-36. It was adapted by Jeff Unger as a play, which was first performed by the Den of Entropy in San Francisco March 23, 1978. This appears to have been unauthorized. MoU-St

Authoritarian dystopia based on control of technology by a group ruling as the Hindu pantheon.