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Discworld Novels (Series of Novels)

Terry Pratchett

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The author Terry Pratchett was the creator of the Discworld novels, a series of novels about a disc-shaped world, much different from our globe, yet remarkably similar.

The word "flags" is used at least once in his work with the meaning relevant to us. (Also a few times regarding stones, I believe.) I can't right now recall any flag descriptions in the body of his work, though I believe some of the support material does picture flags.
Peter Hans van den Muijzenberg, 12 March 2015

I think some flags were mentioned in the Discworld novels, notably in Night Watch and Monstrous Regiment. The banner-of-arms of Ankh-Morpork city is mentioned, and there might be mentions of military flags in Borogravia. I don't really remember any other occurences.

'Fighting under a flag of surrender? That's... immoral!' said Lord Rust. 'Novel, certainly,' said the Prince.

Jingo, Terry Pratchett, 1997.
Corentin Chamboredon, 12 March 2015