First edition, first printing published 1985 by Oxford University Press.

Condition: Book: Nr fine. Original brown cloth with gilt stamped titles, corners are sharp and square, no rubbing whatsoever to the spine tips, titles are bright and fresh. The lightest rubbing to bottom board (block edge), pages are uniformly toned which is usual with this title due to the paper stock used. Pages are very clean and tightly bound. Jacket: Vg+ Bright, fresh jacket, light rubbing to the hinge corners, and the lightest rubbing to spine tips, spine is entirely unfaded, unclipped price of £9.95. It’s a collectable copy of a scarce title


*It took Irish author Pat O’Shea thirteen years to complete and is considered by many to be one of the greatest children’s fantasies ever written despite being woefully neglected over the years. Inspired by Celtic mythology, it’s a dark and unsettling fantasy very much reminiscent of works by Alan Garner and Susan Cooper.

The Hounds of the Morrigan by Pat O'Shea