Marion Zimmer Bradley's ANCESTORS OF AVALON.

Paxson, Diana L.

ISBN 10: 0670033146 / ISBN 13: 9780670033140
Published by New York: Viking, (2004.) dj, 2004
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SIGNED hardcover first edition - First printing. A novel of Atlantis and the ancient British isles. SIGNED on the title page by the author. Afterword. 363 pp. Wraparound dust jacket art by Steve Stone. Fine in fine dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 57082

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Title: Marion Zimmer Bradley's ANCESTORS OF AVALON.

Publisher: New York: Viking, (2004.) dj

Publication Date: 2004

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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Once again, Diana L. Paxson has beautifully elaborated on Marion Zimmer Bradley’s beloved Avalon saga with this dramatic new installment, which for the first time reveals the past of the ancestors of Avalon, from their beginnings on the doomed island of Atlantis to their escape to the mist-shrouded isle of Britain. It follows the extraordinary journey of two powerful women whose destinies will shape the fates of their physical and spiritual descendants: Tiriki, a high priestess exiled by the fall of Atlantis, torn between the claims of love and duty, and Damisa, a young acolyte of royal blood, tempted by ambition to forsake her spiritual path.

Hints of this mysterious past have haunted all the novels of Avalon, but until now the full sweep of this rich history has not been revealed. Dramatic, peopled with the remarkable women who have always inhabited Avalon, and set in a world of enchantment that will sweep readers to a richly imagined time and place, Marion Zimmer Bradley’s Ancestors of Avalon is another spectacular epic that is sure to please Bradley’s many ardent readers.

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Marion Zimmer Bradley was the bestselling author of The Mists of Avalon, Lady of Avalon, Priestess of Avalon, The Forest House, and The Firebrand, as well as the popular Darkover series of science fiction novels published by Daw.

Diana L. Paxson is a noted fantasy author who collaborated with Bradley on many of her later works, including Priestess of Avalon. She has written twenty books, including the Arthurian series, The Hallowed Isle.

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