Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997)
Bontly, Thomas

(1939-    ) US academic and author. His third novel, Celestial Chess (1979), concerns a scholar who investigates a 12th-century manuscript in Cambridge, embroiling himself eventually in Satanism, a Curse laid upon a colleague's family, and the fate of the Soul of the manuscript's author, who entered into a Pact with the Devil. [GF]

Thomas Bontly


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