Eddings, David. New York: Ballantine Books (1989). . Later printing. Paperback. 258 pp. Spine slightly askew, pages yellowing. A solid copy. “Garion the farm boy did not believe in magic dooms, but then he did not know that soon he would be on a quest of unparalleled magic and danger when the dread evil God Torak was reawakened.” Book: Very Good. Dust Jacket: .