From the back of the book
You hold in your hands the fourth popular - nay, indispensable ! - travel guide penned by the indefatigable, all-seeing Volo. The tireless traveler has seen the sights of the beautiful Forest Kingdom, and he offers this pouch-sized tome so your own visit to the fabled realm of shining knights may be a carefree success. Many of the finest establishments and most striking sights and landmarks of Cormyr are featured here, ranked with the handy coin, dagger, pipe, and tankard ratings system. No visitor to Cormyr should be without this peerless guidebook.
> Where to dine on the best wyvern tail in all Cormyr,
> The rules of the games most favored by Purple Dragons at play,
> State secrets about the War Wizards of Cormyr,
> Where the elusive ghost stag prances - and all about the exclusive royal hunting lodge from which a lucky few guests hunt it,
> The lyrics of Cormyr's most popular drinking song,
> Where Tempus speaks directly to warriors,
> And the powerful magic the mysterious Sword Heralds have left behind for only the wisest, boldest adventures!
Suitable for all levels of play.
Special Note: This edition of Volo's Guide to the Cormyr, intended for travelers from beyond the borders of Faerun, contains notes and commentary by the famous archmage and sage Elminster.