Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997)
Herbert, Mary H

(1957-    ) US writer whose fantasy has been restricted to the Gabria sequence – Dark Horse (1990), Lightning's Daughter (1991), Valorian (1993) and City of Sorcerers (1994) – set in a high-plains Fantasyland in which a young girl upsets the patriarchal applecart, with the aid of a Magic black horse, and herself and becomes a magic-user. [JC]

Mary H Herbert


This entry is taken from the Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997) edited by John Clute and John Grant. It is provided as a reference and resource for users of the SF Encyclopedia, but apart from possible small corrections has not been updated.