Carcosa is a 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.
Behind the scenes
Carcosa has not yet been mentioned in the A Song of Ice and Fire novels, only appearing in the map collection The Lands of Ice and Fire. Its name may be a reference by George R. R. Martin to "An Inhabitant of Carcosa" by Ambrose Bierce.
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