The Spirit Lens
A Novel Of The Collegia MagicaBook - 2010
Portier de Savin-Duplais, failed student of magic, is reduced to tending the library at Sabria's last collegia magica, where he fights off despair with scholarship. When the king charges him to investigate an attempted murder that has disturbing magical resonances, Portier believes his dreams of a greater destiny might at last be fulfilled.
Publisher: New York : Roc, c2010.
Characteristics: 464 p. ; 23 cm.