Book IX of the Elric Saga.  Elric returns on the wings of a dragon to the ruined place of his birth, the Dreaming City. There, in the catacombs of his ancestors, he hears the tortured voice of his dead father. But to save his father’s soul from eternal suffering, Elric must battle the princes of Hell itself – and put his faith in the hands of a woman. A woman called the Rose… Cover art by Robert Gould. For those confused as to where this much-later book fits into the Elric-verse: