THE ANVIL OF THE WORLD. New York: Tor, . Octavo, boards. First edition. Signed by Baker. The first of the three books in the Anvil sequence. Smith, a retired assassin, now an innkeeper, nevertheless is unable to avoid trouble. Fantastic adventure in the mode of Jack Vance. A fine copy in fine dust jacket with short crease to upper right corner of front flap fold. (#157492).
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