by Steven Brust
Cover Artist: Alan Lee
Orb Books Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 0765315041
Date: 05 September, 2006 List Price $14.95 Amazon US / Amazon UK /
Book Description: Back in print after a decade, a stand-alone fantasy in the world of Steven Brust's bestselling "Vlad Taltos" novels. Once upon a time...far to the East of the Dragaeran Empire, four brothers ruled in Fenario:King Laszlo, a good man--though perhaps a little mad;Prince Andor, a clever man--though perhaps a little shallow;Prince Vilmos, a strong man--though perhaps a little stupid; andPrince Miklos, the youngest brother, perhaps a little--no, a lot-stubborn.Once upon a time there were four brothers--and a goddess, a wizard, an enigmatic talking stallion, a very hungry dragon--and a crumbling, broken-down palace with hungry jhereg circling overhead. And then...
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