Title THE OWL SERVICE
Book Condition Very good: nearly invisible stain to fore-edge, tiny patch of eraser fade to green endpaper, lower corners, spine ends lightly bumped; edge-worn price-clipped dust jacket shows age-toning, faint dampstains, edge tears, nicks, small chip to spine heel.
Edition First edition.
Publisher St. James's Place, London: Collins, 1967.
Seller ID 30252.00
Winner of the Guardian Award and the Carnegie Medal--first time both awards were given to one book. This story from the Welsh MABINOGIAN in a lyrical, haunting modern re-telling concerns a mystical set of china decorated with what appears to be an owl.
Science Fiction/Fantasy. Juvenile Fiction.