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'''Carcosa''' is a possibly legendary city in far eastern [[Essos]]. It is located on the southeastern shore of the [[Hidden Sea]] within the [[Mountains of the Morn]]; the [[City of the Winged Men]] is situated on the northwestern shore.<ref>''[[The Lands of Ice and Fire]]''</ref>  The strange city is ruled by the Yellow Emperor.
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'''Carcosa''' is a possibly legendary city in far eastern [[Essos]]. It is located on the southeastern shore of the [[Hidden Sea]] within the [[Mountains of the Morn]]; the [[City of the Winged Men]] is situated on the northwestern shore.{{ref|tloiaf}} The strange city is ruled by the Yellow Emperor.{{ref|twoiaf}}
  
 
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== Notes and References ==
 
== Notes and References ==
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Revision as of 05:20, 27 November 2014

Carcosa is a possibly legendary city in far eastern Essos. It is located on the southeastern shore of the Hidden Sea within the Mountains of the Morn; the City of the Winged Men is situated on the northwestern shore.[1] The strange city is ruled by the Yellow Emperor.[2]

Behind the scenes

Carcosa has not yet been mentioned in the A Song of Ice and Fire novels, only appearing in The Lands of Ice and Fire and A World of Ice and Fire. Its name may be a reference by George R. R. Martin to Carcosa, a city in "An Inhabitant of Carcosa" by Ambrose Bierce, The King in Yellow by Robert W. Chambers, and the Cthulhu Mythos of H. P. Lovecraft.

Notes and References