By John Crowley
There's a couple of historical past of the world.
prior to technological know-how outlined the trendy age, different powers, wondrous and magical, as soon as ruled the universe, their lore perfected inside of a misplaced capital of hieroglyphs, wizard-kings, and remarkable monuments, now not Egypt -- yet Ægypt.
What if it have been fairly so?
within the Nineteen Seventies, a historian named Pierce Moffett strikes to the recent England nation-state to jot down a ebook approximately Ægypt, pushed via an idea he dare no longer think -- that the actual legislation of the universe as soon as replaced and will switch back. but the thought isn't his by myself. anything waits on the locked property of Fellowes Kraft, writer of romances approximately Will Shakespeare and Giordano Bruno and Dr. John Dee, anything for which Pierce and people close to him have lengthy sought with out understanding it, a key, probably, to Ægypt.
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Aegypt by John Crowley