Other Books in Series
This is book number 2 in the Majipoor series.
The Classic Bestselling Saga by Science Fiction Grand Master Robert Silverberg
When Hissune, Lord Valentine’s successor-designate and a clerk in the House of Records, is assigned to organizing the archives of the tax-collectors, he is disheartened to say the least. No one will ever have need of his findings, his useless busywork.
But close to the House of Records lies a far more interesting place: the Register of Souls.
Home to millions of telepathically recorded stories, the Register contains Majipoor’s infinitely complex histories—tales of love and loss, triumph and heartbreak. And as the young prince-to-be immerses himself in the lives of those who have come before, he creates an enthralling chronicle of his own…
About the Author
Science Fiction Grand Master Robert Silverberg is a winner of both the Hugo and the Nebula Awards.
“When Silverberg is at the top of his form, no one is better.” — New York Times Bestselling author George R. R. Martin
"If you like tales with an exotic Arabian Nights piquancy, this book belongs in your hands." — Washington Post Book World
''Majipoor is probably the finest creation of Silverberg's powerful imagination and certainly one of the most fully realized worlds of modern science fiction.'' — Booklist
''Marvel upon marvel . . . this is a beautiful book.'' — Los Angeles Times