London: Faber & Faber Ltd., 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, original blue cloth titled in gilt on spine.  pp. Light foxing to upper edges, a very good to near fine copy in price-clipped dust jacket that shows just a few small stains. Near Fine in Dust Jacket. Item #311151
¶ Fantasy novel set in Scotland, a quest for the well of Eternal Youth, a novel which becomes more of a quest through rural Scotland for the meaning of Life; a tour-de-force which may or may not work out so well, depending on your point of view.