Beagle, Peter S.: A Fine and Private Place
Book Number: 15040466
Corgi, UK, 1963. Paperback. Fair/. Early Edition. 222 pages. Front and back hinges are taped. Surface tear on front cover. Covers have moderate creasing and moderate rubbing/wear. Edges of covers have moderate wear. Spine is uncreased. Pages are considerably tanned. Conversing in a mausoleum with the dead, an eccentric recluse is tugged back into the world by a pair of ghostly lovers bearing an extraordinary gift--the final chance for his own happiness. When challenged by a faithless wife and aided by a talking raven, the lives of the living and the dead may be renewed by courage and passion, but only if not belatedly. Told with an elegiac wisdom, this delightful tale of magic and otherworldly love is a timeless work of fantasy imbued with hope and wonder. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Horror; Inventory No: 15040466.