Spine slightly creased, slanted, corners bumped, minor edge wear, a little yellowing. Initials and date on copyright page. A bright, attractive copy.
Brother Cadfael's first case. "Why was the Welshman killed-for his daughter's hand in marriage. . . or for a saint's bones?" "Cadfael finds himself on a mission to his Welsh homeland . . . to help obtain the bones of Saint Winifred. . . The Welsh villagers are loath to part with the relics, but before an agreement can be reached, the one villager most outspoken in his dissent is found murdered. "; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall