The Mutinous Wind A Sorcerer's Tale

By: Elizabeth Reynard

Price: $39.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Hardcover Good Dust Jacket First American Edition Clean 209 pp. Blue cloth clean pages. As is often the case with this book slight fades at spine edges. No loss No rubs B/W Illus. Price Intact on dust jacket. Some small chips with loss at head and heal and some rubs to the coloring else 'Good'. This Cape Cod Colonial era mythic romance is one of the best written deepest felt and little known American fantasy novels. The Witchcraft is real and the Cornish Piskies here in Colonial Cape Cod are called 'Sand Dobies' are also real and not explained away. A real knowledge of the Cape and the Sea and sea spells the author from a long seafaring family was in the American Navy as a 'Wave' and has a wonderful Feminist bent within a novel of hard men and sad Sea Witch. The author also wrote the best comprehensive serious work on Cape Cod Folklore, 'The Narrow Land' which we also offer. Little known 1951 fantasy published by Houghton Mifflin J.R.R. Tolkien's American hardcover publisher. Wonderful Map endpapers. Photos soon.Three Geese in Flight Celtic Books since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: The Mutinous Wind A Sorcerer's Tale

Author Name: Elizabeth Reynard

Illustrator: William Barss

Categories: Dutch and Colonial New York / New England / Virginia / French Quebec, Fantasy Literature, North American Folklore and Supernatural, General /Poetry/Music/Food/Travel/Art/Theatre/Fiction,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: Boston Massachusetts, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1951

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 11137

Keywords: sand dobies cape cod witches american fantasy provincetown sea witch american navy waves cornish piskies witchcraft novel colonial fantasy massachusetts,