City of Jade (Mithgar, Book 16) by Dennis L. McKiernan
By Dennis L. McKiernan
The parable of a misplaced urban carved of valuable jade has confirmed impossible to resist to many in Mithgar. Now Aravan, captain of the Elven send Eroean, has undertaken a quest to discover it. together with his real love Aylis, the Magekind Seeress, beside him and a group of guys and dwarves, he units sail to persist with the trap of legend
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