Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997)
La Plante, Richard

(1948-    ) US writer, in the UK since 1976. His Tegné sequence – Tegné: Warlord of Zendow (1988) and Tegné: The Killing Blow (1990) – is Sword and Sorcery set in a vaguely post-catastrophe Land-of-Fable Orient. A second series – Mantis (1992) and Leopard (1993) – is Horror. [JC]

Richard La Plante


This entry is taken from the Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997) edited by John Clute and John Grant. It is provided as a reference and resource for users of the SF Encyclopedia, but apart from possible small corrections has not been updated.