Title: The Weirdstone of Brisingamen

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Title: The Weirdstone of Brisingamen Title Record # 7707
Author: Alan Garner
Date: 1960-00-00
Type: NOVEL [juvenile]
Series: Alderley
Series Number: 1
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note: The first of Mr. Garner's books introduces the Alderley Edge as the centre of great mythic doings.
Synopsis: Susan and Colin have been sent to their mother's nurse for 6 months. The two children rapidly adjust to life in the country around Alderley Edge, but find an unusual interest in Susan's 'Tear', a stone hanging from a bracelet passed to their mother by Bess Mossack, the nurse. They find that this stone has been the object of a prolonged search by both light and dark forces. Myths awake, and the children and their mentors, human, dwarf and elf, set out on a quest to return the stone before the twilight of the gods can descend.
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Year Title
1961 The Weirdstone: A Tale of Alderley
Year Language Title
2003 Dutch Vorstvuur

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1960-00-00 Alan Garner Collins     224 hc novel George Adamson  
The Weirdstone: A Tale of Alderley 1961-07-14 Alan Garner Franklin Watts     224 hc novel  
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1963-05-00 Alan Garner Puffin #PS193 4/- 240 pb novel  
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1966-00-00 Alan Garner Ace Books #G-570 $0.50 192 pb novel Jack Gaughan Checkmark
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1966-00-00 Alan Garner Puffin #PS193 4/- 240 pb novel George W. Adamson Checkmark
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen: A Tale of Alderley 1969-00-00 Alan Garner H. Z. Walck   $4.50 253 hc novel  
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1971-00-00 Alan Garner Armada Lions #C430 0.30 224 pb novel Checkmark
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen: A Tale of Alderley 1974-00-00 Alan Garner Armada Lions 0-00-670430-1 0.30 224 pb novel Checkmark
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1975-00-00 Alan Garner Armada Lions 0-00-670430-1 0.45 224 pb novel Checkmark
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1976-00-00 Alan Garner Lions / William Collins 0-00-670430-1 0.50 224 pb novel Checkmark
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1978-06-00 Alan Garner Ace Books 0-441-87935-7 $1.75 246 pb novel David Schleinkofer Checkmark
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1979-07-00 Alan Garner Collins 0-529-05519-8 $7.95 224 hc novel  
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1981-09-00 Alan Garner Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-29043-7 $1.95 198 pb novel Laurence Schwinger Checkmark
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1983-09-00 Alan Garner Fontana Lions 0-00-671672-5 1.25 224 pb novel Checkmark
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1986-09-00 Alan Garner Fontana Lions 0-00-671672-5 1.95 224 pb novel  
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1992-05-00 Alan Garner Lions 0-00-674293-9 3.50 265 pb novel  
The Alan Garner Omnibus: Elidor / The Weirdstone of Brisingamen / The Moon of Gomrath 1994-11-00 Alan Garner Lions 0-00-675065-6 6.99 652 tp omni  
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1995-00-00 Alan Garner Collins Audio 0-00-102437-X     audio cassette novel  
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1998-04-00 Alan Garner Magic Carpet Books / Harcourt 0-15-201766-6 $6.00 268 pb novel Ed Gazsi  
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1999-06-00 Alan Garner Collins 0-00-674293-9 4.99 265 pb novel David Wyatt  
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 1999-00-00 Alan Garner Collins 0-00-674293-9 4.99 265 pb novel David Wyatt Checkmark
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 2002-07-00 Alan Garner CollinsVoyager 0-00-712788-X 4.99 284 tp novel David Wyatt  
Vorstvuur 2003-00-00 Alan Garner Piramide 90-261-1962-3   240 tp novel Ien van Laanen  
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 2006-03-01 Alan Garner Naxos Audiobooks 962-634-396-6 $41.98   audio CD novel  
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 2006-10-00 Alan Garner Odyssey / Harcourt 0-15-205636-X $6.95 272 pb novel Greg Call  
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen: A Tale of Alderley 2008-10-04 Alan Garner Paw Prints 978-1-4395-5714-3 $15.95 272 hc novel  
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 2010-09-02 Alan Garner HarperCollins Children's Books 978-0-00-735521-1 5.99 288 unknown novel  
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen 2010-09-30 Alan Garner HarperCollins Children's Books 978-0-00-737110-5 14.99 288 hc novel  
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