Publication: Howell-North Books, 1980, San Diego
First edition. Lightly sunned on spine and edge perimeters else very good in dust jacket with light professional restoration to the spine ends and corners. A curse in the colophon of an ancient manuscript is discovered by a scholar. Then people that come in contact with the manuscript begin to die. An American scholar and his young female assistant defy the curse, decipher the book's hidden message, and race to find the lost library of Constantinople.
Inventory Number: 38502