From: "Andrew Bollen"
Subject: Re: (urth) RTTW Chras writings Date: Thu, 9 Jan 2003 01:30:02 +1100 Josh wrote: > > I really do think it is from "Hamlet's Mill". > > Anyone who enjoys Gene Wolfe's fiction owes it to themselves to read > Hamlet's Mill. > Tks - I'll check it out if I can find a copy. As an aside: I think the hacks who put together the Chras writings would have had an abundance of material to work with. There's a snippet in UOTNS which I think reveals that Typhon was the ruler of Cyriaca's tale, who founded the library of Nessus. The doctor in the Typhon-era version of the Matachin Tower, to Severian: "This coast is quake-prone, as the old records indicate clearly enough - praise to our monarch, by the way, for having them brought here ...". --