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The Primer of Practical Magic


Give your d20 magician a taste of the Dying Earth

The Primer of Practical Magic is filled with extraordinary spells, items and new powers for the magicians in your campaign. Whether you wish to spin your enemies to death with Phandaal's Gyrator, or control them like a puppet with Clambard's Rein of the Long Nerves, this is the libram for the discerning wizard's library.

The Primer contains

  • Over 100 spells of all levels and schools
  • 34 carefully wrought cantrips
  • 22 magic items including Cloud of Knives and Laccodel's Protective Rune
  • Instructions on growing your henchmen and other creatures in a vat
  • New character classes including the fearsome diabolist
  • Rules for binding powerful but squabblesome magical creatures - sandestins

All these magical abilities find their way to the d20 system from the Dying Earth RPG, but do not required any knowledge of that background to use it.

This version includes a newly updated twenty-page codiciliary, with additional material and errata

Author: Jeanry Chandler

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Jonathan S July 20, 2021 5:54 pm UTC
Thanks. I am that very same author hence my overzealous exactitude. Say hi to Simon for me :)
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Jonathan S July 20, 2021 2:24 pm UTC
Thank you Becky, one more step - Looks like you had a typo, it's "Chandler"
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Pelgrane P July 20, 2021 2:49 pm UTC
My apologies again. I copied this over from our own website. I have corrected this here and will correct it on our website also. Becky.
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Jonathan S July 19, 2021 5:31 pm UTC
Might be nice to include the authors name ;)
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Pelgrane P July 20, 2021 2:17 pm UTC
Hi Jean. I'm sorry the author's name wasn't listed. I have now added this. Thanks, Becky.
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