Leah

Details

Inhabitants:
Humans

Located:
Highlands

See Also:
Residents & Landmarks
Highlands Council

Books

Appeared In:
The Sword of Shannara
Ilse Witch
The High Druid’s Blade

Mentioned In:
The Wishsong of Shannara
Wards of Faerie

The Shannara Chronicles

Appeared In:
Wraith
Graymark

Leah was the capital city of the Highlands.

Description

The city was surrounded by stone and mortar walls. Small shops and markets lined the entryway to the city.1The Sword of Shannara – p 76

The Leah Family Ancestral Residence

The ruling family lived in a stately old mansion screened by trees and high shrubbery and hedges that bordered manicured gardens and fragrant gardens.2The Sword of Shannara – p 76 The house was a two storey stone building that lay amongst spreading hickories and small gardens. A broad park lay directly across from small walkway in front of the house. A pond was at the hub of the park’s walkways. Tall iron gates and a heavy oak door.3The Sword of Shannara – p 78

History

Leah was the major city of the Highlands and home to the Leah family.

The city was set apart from the rest of the world and only received infrequent visitors. It existed primarily to serve the needs of its people.4The Sword of Shannara – p 76

The Shannara Chronicles

Wraith

Tamlin was now Queen.