A short story by Terry Pratchett that first saw the light of day in the Times Higher Education Supplement. Since then it has been reprinted twice. A Collegiate Casting-Out of Devilish Devicesleft A Collegiate Casting-Out of Devilish Devices is a Discworld short story written by Terry Pratchett. It was first. A Collegiate Casting-Out of Devilish Devices A Discworld short story By Terry Pratchett Copyright (c) Terry Pratchett It was a Thursday afternoon. The col .

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Sir Terry Pratchett sold his first story when he was thirteen, which earned him enough money to buy a second-hand typewriter.

Okay, I admit it. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Jun 30, Joey Woolfardis rated it it was ok Shelves: Return to Book Page. Sir Terry Pratchett passed away on 12th March I’d love to read more of these Discworld short devilisn.

From this story there are some great characters missing actually. The series comprises eight fantasy novels and one short story centred on the devilih of the City Watch and its commander Sam Vimes, in order of publication they are; Guards!


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The wizards of UU if I had to sum them up are really all about NOT doing any magic, but climbing up the rungs on the hierarchy of wizardry, while stamping on the fingers of those below and pulling at the ankles of those above.

I want to read it! Ohhhh the UU faculty, you may be my favourite academic satire. Some of the inf He’s possibly the main reason for my love of reading and therefore in a roundabout way responsible for the existence of my Deathsworn Arc series: H You collegixte read it here: A Biographical Note” A Discworld short story.

View all 3 comments. Books by Terry Pratchett. Humour lacking but still interesting.

Pessimalwho goes on to have a significant role in Thud! The books were more grown up and much more serious.

This being Pratchett Pessimal itself is a play on words, it is an obscure word meaning the opposite of optimal. Pessimalwho goes on to have a significant role in Thud! Nov 14, Derek rated it liked it. Wizards at Terry Pratchett’s Unseen University can fight black magic, but can they withstand the grey array of targets, inspections and research assessments?


October Learn how and when ddevilish remove this template message. A nicely written short story based on a staff meeting at Unseen University. Oct 10, Lance Schonberg rated it really liked it Shelves: Nov 18, Jon rated it liked it. Doubleday publisher books Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. Trivia About A Collegiate Cast It’s not some polytechnic, it’s the Discworld equivalent of a Russell Group University.

A Collegiate Casting-Out of Devilish Devices

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