From The Heretic Knowledge Vault
The bookstore in Tsuirakushiti that Sarine and Meji visit to try to retrieve the book that started this whole messy affair, first seen here. Its unnamed proprietor isn't too excited about selling the book at first, but when Sarine notices that the guy collects elven artifacts, the prospect of bartering it for the complete works of Smerilon, which Sarine happens to have handy on a knowledge crystal, proves ... interesting.
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