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Cover of River of Stars (U.S./Can hardback edition)

Artist: Larry Rostant Publisher: Penguin Canada/Roc  

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Cover of A Song for Arbonne (U.S.A trade paperback)

                      American trade paperback edition of A Song for Arbonne  Artist: David Jermann  Pub: Roc

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Cover of The Darkest Road (Reissued UK paperback)

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Covers of The Fionavar Tapestry (UK paperback editions)

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Cover of A Song for Arbonne (UK hardback)

UK edition. The first cover is the hardback edition, the second below is the first paperback edition. Note the subtle differences. The hardcover has the elfin figures around the title. At GGK’s request, these were changed for the trade paperback … Continue reading

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Cover for Last Light of the Sun (Canadian)

                        UK paperback edition. Artist: Larry Rostant Publisher: Simon & Schuster

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Cover of The Lions of Al Rassan (UK edition)

2012 UK edition of The Lions of Al-Rassan Pub: Voyager  

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Cover of The Lions of Al-Rassan (UK hardback edition)

 UK hardback edition. Artist: John Howe. Pub: HarperCollins

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Cover of Lord of Emperors (UK hardback)

UK hardback editions.  Artist: Geoff Taylor. Pub: Earthlight.    

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Cover of Lord of Emperors ( UK paperback edition)

UK softback edition of Lord of Emperors.  Artist: Bill Gregory  Pub: Earthlight.  

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Cover of A Song for Arbonne (UK 2nd paperback edition)

                    UK paperback edition, first major rejacketing. Artist:John Howe. Pub: Harper Collins/Voyager

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Cover of Sailing to Sarantium (UK hardback)

Artist: Geoff Taylor. Pub: Earthlight.

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Al-Rassan – Alex Tokmakchiev

(Click for a larger image) This is Alex Tokmakchiev’s vision of The Lions of Al-Rassan. Alex Tokmakchiev writes: “I discovered Guy Gavriel Kay’s magnificent books more than a year ago. I first got my hands on the Sarantium Mosaic, which … Continue reading

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Cover of Tigana (UK hardback)

UK hardback edition. Artist: Steve Crisp.  Pub: Viking/Penguin. This cover was changed slightly for the first UK paperback (see below).The figure of the lone warrior was changed to a man and woman, and the towers on top of the crags were erased. … Continue reading

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Cover of River of Stars (UK advanced reading copy)

Designer: Charlotte Simpson Publisher: HarperCollinsUK

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Cover of Under Heaven (UK hardback)

Publisher: HarperCollines/Voyager

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Cover of River of Stars (UK edition)

Publisher: Harper Collins

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Cover of Ysabel (UK hardback)

Artist: Larry Rostant Publisher: Simon & Schuster (UK cover)

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Cover of River of Stars (UK ARC edition)

Designer: Charlotte Simpson Publisher: HarperCollinsUK

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Under Heaven – Penguin ad

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Cover of The Summer Tree (Reissued UK paperback)

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Poster of Under Heaven map by Martin Springett

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Cover of The Wandering Fire (Reissued UK paperback)

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Cover of Lions of Al Rassan (Spanish edition)

2009 Spanish paperback edition of The Lions of Al-Rassan Pub: La FactorÍa de Ideas  

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Cover of Lord of Emperors (Spanish hardback)

Spanish edition of Lord of Emperors (titled King of Light and Shadow) Pub: Plaza & Janés Artist:Mark L. Stephenson

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Cover of Sailing to Sarantium (Spanish hardback)

Artist: Cathy MacLean (adapted) Pub: Plaza & Janés

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Cover of Under Heaven (Spanish edition)

Artist: Alejandro Coluccii Publisher: RBA

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Cover of Under Heaven (Spanish edition)

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Cover of Tigana (Spanish edition)

 Art: The Mel Odom painting, incorporated into a new design by Víctor Viano. Pub: Timun Mas Editorial. 

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Cover of Last Light of the Sun (Swedish edition)

 Swedish edition. Cover illustration: Johan Ehrenberg Publisher: Förlag Onsdag

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Cover of Tigana (Book 1 of Swedish edition)

Artist: Alexander Reichstein.  Pub: Raben and Sjogren.

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Cover of Tigana (Book 2 of the Swedish edition)

Artist: Alexander Reichstein.  Pub: Raben and Sjogren.

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Cover of The Lions of Al Rassan (Russian edition)

Russian paperback edition. Artist: Steve Yull.  Pub: Sekachyov/Eksmo  

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Cover of Tigana (Russian edition)

A translation of the blurb on the cover of the Russian edition was sent in by Elena Leonoff: In revenge for the death of his son, the sorceror-king Brandin Igratsky resolves to destroy even the memory of the name of … Continue reading

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Galadan by Sara Strand (Silvestris)

Sara writes: “The very first time I got to read the Fionavar Tapestry I was only 11 years old, and the series influenced me greatly. It was my very first encounter with the fantasy genre, and made me realize I … Continue reading

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Cover of The Wandering Fire (U.S.A. edition)

Note: The typo (the extra s in passionate) has been caught and fixed for the release version of the book.

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Cover of The Darkest Road (U.S.A. edition)

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Cover of The Fionavar Tapestry (Russian omnibus edition)

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Cover of River of Stars (Russian edition)

Publisher: AST

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Covers of The Fionavar Tapestry (Russian editions)

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Cover of Ysabel (Russian edition)

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Cover of The Summer Tree (Polish edition)

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Cover of Lord of Emperors (Polish edition)

Polish edition of Lord of Emperors. Artist: Based on Cathy McLean’s Canadian covers, these designs are by an artist as yet unknown  Pub: Zysk i S-ka.  

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Cover of Sailing to Sarantium (Polish edition)

Artist: Based on Cathy McLean’s Canadian covers, these designs are by an artist as yet unknown  Pub: Zysk i S-ka.

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Cover of Tigana (Polish edition)

 Artist: Mick Van Houten. Pub: Zysk i S-ka

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Cover of Tigana (Portugese edition)

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Cover of Lions of Al-Rassan (Portuguese edition)

 2009 Portuguese edition of The Lions of Al-Rassan

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Cover of The Lions of Al-Rassan (Quebecois edition)

Quebec edition. Artist: Guy England. Pub: Alire

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Cover of Tigana (Book 1 of Quebecois edition)

                      Artist: Guy England. Pub: Alire. As can be seen, Tigana was split into 2 books. This happened for many of the translations, as English tends to ‘grow’ a lot when translated into … Continue reading

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Cover of Tigana (Book 2 of Quebecois edition)

Artist: Guy England. Pub: Alire. As can be seen, Tigana was split into 2 books. This happened for many of the translations, as English tends to ‘grow’ a lot when translated into other languages, especially Romance languages. The title, as you’ll see if … Continue reading

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