Light shelfwear to edges and covers. Pages tight and clean. pages. MMP Binding. Year: 1987. ISBN: 0380896362. Book seven of the Amber novels. Pursued by a fiendish enemy (or two, or three, or four) Merle must battle through an intricate web of vengeance and murder that threatens more than just the Bay area. For Merle Corey of San Francisco is also Merlin, son of Corwin, vanished Prince of Amber; and the forces seeking to destroy the Royal House, have unleashed mad sorceries that can strike anywhere. Even at the heart of Amber.