Weaveworld, Barker, Clive. Published by Collins, Toronto, 1987. Review Copy; First Canadian Edition (published simultaneously with the UK edition). 8vo up to 9½” tall., 722 pp. Publisher’s complimentary copy with a request to review, affixed to copyright page with date of 24/10/87. Cloth boards with gilt spine titles. Light toning to pages and otherwise volume is in fine, and likely unread condition. Unclipped jacket has very light shelf edge wear and is otherwise fine and is protected in mylar.
Weaveworld is a 1987 dark fantasy novel by Clive Barker. It is about a magical world that is hidden inside a tapestry, known as the Fugue, to safeguard it from both inquisitive humans and hostile supernatural foes. Two normal people become embroiled in the fate of the Fugue, attempting to save it from those who seek to destroy it. The book was nominated in 1988 for the World Fantasy Award for Best Novel.