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Book Information: Kalpa Imperial

Kalpa Imperial (1983) [Collection]
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In eleven chapters, Kalpa Imperial's multiple storytellers relate the story of a fabled nameless empire which has risen and fallen innumerable times. Fairy tales, oral histories and political commentaries are all woven tapestry-style into Kalpa Imperial: beggars become emperors, democracies become dictatorships, and history becomes legends and stories.

But Kalpa Imperial is much more than a simple political allegory or fable. It is also a celebration of the power of storytelling.

Original title: Kalpa Imperial
Original languages: Spanish

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Genre: FictionFantasyLiterary Fantasy


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Edition #1: Kalpa Imperial

Kalpa Imperial (2003)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edition: English Translation
Translated by: Ursula K. Le Guin
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Kalpa Imperial (2005)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: iBooks
ISBN: 1416504117
Dimensions: x x
Pages: 256

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Kalpa Imperial (2003)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Northampton, MA
Publisher: Small Beer Press
ISBN: 1931520054
Dimensions: 6.4 x 8.5 x .6 in
Pages: 246

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