Long Patrol


Author: Brian Jacques


Illustrator: Allan Curless

JACQUES, Brian. The Long Patrol. Illustrated by Alan Curless. London: Hutchinson [1997]. 12mo, [x] 358pp. Blue boards stamped in gold on spine. Double-page b&w map and 59 smaller b&w drawings. A dine, bright copy in the publisher's original full-color pictorial dust jacket (not price-clipped). Signed by the author, Brian Jacques.

First Edition. The tenth installment in Jacques' award-winning "Tales of Redwall," in which Major Perigord's fighting hares of the Long Patrol, who serve the badger Lord Cregga Rose Eyes, comes to the rescue of Redwall Abbey when it is beset by the thousand Rapscallions of Damung Warfing.