Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: New York: Margaret K. McElderberry/Atheneum, 1975.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Michael Heslop
Stated first edition in about Fine condition in alike dust-jacket without the Newbery Medal, light foxing to top of page block. Variant state in green cloth, gray end papers with ISBN below the price on jacket front-flap.
Susan Cooper's Newbery Medal winner of 1976 is the fourth book in The Dark is Rising sequence and tells the story of eleven-year-old Will, the youngest of the Old Ones, who uses considerable powers to find the golden harp that will awaken the sleepers. Not an easy quest with only the mysterious Bran and his dog Cafall helping him fight the forces of dark and evil; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; [xii], 208,  pages.