Boston: Shambhala, 1998. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. Small 8vo (7 5/8" x 5 3/8"), black quarter cloth with copper lettering on spine over beige boards, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) with image of a Lute and rose, pictorial endpapers depicting writing on a manuscript, x + 198 pages. Like New / Very Fine. Item #8409
A magical journey through twelfth-century Provence in search of the spiritual power of perfection.
James Cowan (1942 – 2018) was an Australian author who wrote a number of internationally acclaimed books, including A Troubadour's Testament and Letters from A Wild State. In 1998 he was awarded the prestigious Australian Literature Society's Gold Medal for A Mapmaker's Dream.
EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION in all respects: Tight, bright, clean copy in comparable dust jacket (unclipped). No previous owner or remainder marks.