Softcover binding has light shelfwear to edges of covers. Pages tight and clean with some yellowing due to age. 345 pages. MMP Binding. Year: 1986. ISBN: 0880382678. Raistlin casts the magical spell that has cost him so much. For him, the Portal opens. But, at the same instant, his twin brother, Caramon, operates the magical time-traveling device. The fields of magic shift and collide. Caramon and the kender, Tasslehoff, are flung into an unexpected time and place where they make a horrifying discovery. And Raistlin enters the Abyss, prepared to face his most deadly challenge, Takhisis, Queen of Darkness.