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NB: This is a secondhand book in very good condition. See our FAQs for more information. Please note that the jacket image is indicative only.
Author: Piers Anthony
Number of Pages: 320
From the world of Xanth, the hero Prince Dolph tries to find the magician Humfrey, who disappeared in a cloud of smoke, with the help of his faithful companion, Marrow Bones. Other science fiction books by the author include "Out of Phaze" and "Vale of the Vole".
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