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Title: The Fortress of the Pearl Title Record # 1907
Author: Michael Moorcock
Date: 1989-10-00
Type: NOVEL
Series: The Elric Saga
Series Number: 7
Language: English
Synopsis: When Elric comes to a city where he is unknown, he is taken for a thief by one of the corrupt ruling caste, and extorted into going on a quest for a legendary magic pearl; on the quest he is befriended by a nomadic tribe whose princess has been enchanted by the city's rulers, and their champion must go on a quest which parallels that of Elric, in order to save her.
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
2013 Elric: The Fortress of the Pearl
Year Language Title
1990Translated by Gérard Lebec
French La forteresse de la perle
1990Translated by 井辻朱美
Japanese
真珠の砦?しんじゅのとりで
Shinju no Toride
[as by ]
1993Translated by Edda Petri
German Die Festung der Perle
1998 Italian La fortezza della perla
2006Translated by João Seixas
Portuguese A Fortaleza da Pérola

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
12 1990 Locus Best Fantasy Novel

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Fortress of the Pearl 1989-06-00 Michael Moorcock Gollancz 0-575-04515-9 £11.95 248
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Geoff Taylor Checkmark
The Fortress of the Pearl 1989-10-00 Michael Moorcock Ace Books 0-441-19123-1 $16.95 231
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Vince Natale Checkmark
The Fortress of the Pearl 1990-00-00 Michael Moorcock Grafton 0-586-20884-4 £3.50 269
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel  
The Fortress of the Pearl 1990-00-00 Michael Moorcock Grafton 0-586-20883-6 £7.99 249
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
The Fortress of the Pearl 1990-00-00 Michael Moorcock Grafton 0-586-20884-4 £3.50 269
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Geoff Taylor Checkmark
The Fortress of the Pearl 1990-03-00 Michael Moorcock Ace Books / SFBC 15839 $5.98 213
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Vince Natale Checkmark
La forteresse de la perle 1990-08-00 Michael Moorcock Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5410) 2-266-03764-1   251
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel W. Siudmak Checkmark
真珠の砦?しんじゅのとりで
Shinju no Toride
1990-09-15
早川書房?Hayakawa Shobō
Hayakawa Shobo
はやかわしょぼう
ハヤカワショボウ
(
ハヤカワ文庫・SF?Hayakawa Bunko SF
#883)
4-15-010883-8   333
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel
天野嘉孝?あまのよしたか
Amano Yoshitaka
 
The Fortress of the Pearl 1990-12-00 Michael Moorcock Ace Books 0-441-24866-7 $4.50 212
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Dawn Wilson Checkmark
Elric of Melniboné 1993-00-00 Michael Moorcock Millennium (The Tale of the Eternal Champion (Millennium) #8) 1-85798-038-7 £10.99 548
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
omni Robert Gould Checkmark
Die Festung der Perle 1993-00-00 Michael Moorcock Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #5016) 3-453-06576-X DM 12.90 268
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel  
Elric of Melniboné 1993-05-00 Michael Moorcock Millennium (The Tale of the Eternal Champion (Millennium) #8) 1-85798-037-9 £14.99 548
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Robert Gould  
La forteresse de la perle 1995-02-00 Michael Moorcock Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5410) 2-266-03764-1   251
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel W. Siudmak Checkmark
Elric: Song of the Black Sword 1995-11-00 Michael Moorcock White Wolf Publishing 1-56504-180-1 $19.99 viii+
504
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Kent Williams Checkmark
La forteresse de la perle 1996-07-00 Michael Moorcock Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5410) 2-266-03764-1   251
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel W. Siudmak Checkmark
Elric of Melniboné 1996-12-00 Michael Moorcock Millennium / Orion 0-7528-0632-7 £6.99 vi+
690
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
omni Robert Gould  
Elric: Song of the Black Sword 1997-10-00 Michael Moorcock White Wolf Publishing 1-56504-195-X $14.99 viii+
504
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
omni Kent Williams  
La fortezza della perla 1998-05-00 Michael Moorcock Editrice Nord (Narrativa Nord #106) 88-429-1023-6 24,000 Lit 286
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
Elric of Melniboné 2001-02-08 Michael Moorcock Gollancz 1-85798-334-3 £8.99 704
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
omni Robert Gould  
The Elric Saga: Part III 2003-01-00 Michael Moorcock Science Fiction Book Club 0-7394-3106-4 $12.99 391
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Robert Gould  
La forteresse de la perle 2005-10-00 Michael Moorcock Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5410) 2-266-15560-1   251
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Marc Moreno Checkmark
A Fortaleza da Pérola 2006-00-00 Michael Moorcock
Edições Saída de Emergência?Edicoes Saída de Emergencia
(Bang! #13)
972-8839-56-1   236
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
novel  
Le cycle d'Elric 2006-04-00 Michael Moorcock Omnibus (France) 2-258-06682-4 €25.00 xx+
1218
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
omni Checkmark
Elric of Melniboné 2008-04-03 Michael Moorcock Gollancz 978-0-575-08270-0 £7.99 432
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
omni  
Elric: In the Dream Realms 2009-10-27 Michael Moorcock Del Rey / Ballantine 978-0-345-49866-3 $16.00 xxi+
418
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
omni Justin Sweet Checkmark
Elric: The Fortress of the Pearl 2013-07-11 Michael Moorcock Gollancz (Michael Moorcock Collection) 978-0-575-11343-5 £7.99 xx+
257
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Geoff Taylor Checkmark
Elric: The Fortress of the Pearl 2014-12-22 Michael Moorcock Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-11357-2 £4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
The Fortress of the Pearl 2019-01-17 Michael Moorcock Centipede Press 978-1-61347-217-0 $131.67 302
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Tom Kidd Checkmark
The Fortress of the Pearl date unknown Michael Moorcock Ace Books 0-441-24866-7 $4.99 212
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Dawn Wilson Checkmark
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