Cover/spine somewhat creased, corners bumped, some ordinary shelf wear.
"Having won her at great peril, young Aidan, a powerful but not very ambitious magician, would be content to enjoy the fruits of peace with Ailanna, his Faerie love. But Aidan's dying mother has revealed to him that he is half brother to the King -- and requires of him that he provide magicial aid to his embattled royal brother.
Alas, to win Ailanna in the first place, Aidan has also sworn a mighty oath to the Lord of Faerie. Caught between these conflicting vows, torn between the mortal world and the lands of Faerie, Aidan is about to learn the perils, even for a magician, of serving two masters . . .; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall