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Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age

43 A Long-Lost Literary Love

By
Ben Chard

(1 of 2) You’ll find the minstrel outside the Item shop

You’ll find the minstrel outside the Item shop (left), you need to begin your search in Gallopolis. (right)

Quest Acquisition Reward
Act II - Arboria, man outside the Item shop Things to Do with Metal Goo

Return to Arboria in Act II after obtain the Calamus Flute to find a minstrel outside the Item shop looking for help. He wants you to track down the missing pages of a literary masterpiece and you’ll need to begin the search in Gallopolis.

(1 of 2) Head to Gallopolis first to speak to the butler

Head to Gallopolis first to speak to the butler (left), you’ll then find the letter in the Woodcutters cabin in The Manglegrove. (right)

When you reach Gallopolis, head to the house north of the stables and head upstairs to find a butler. Upon speaking to him, you’ll learn that a Woodcutter took it with him so Zoom over to The Manglegrove and head inside the cabin to find a bookshelf with the letter inside. Return to the minstrel and inform him of your discoveries to complete the quest.

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Square Enix
  • Platforms
    PC, 3DS, Switch, PS4
  • Genre
    RPG
  • Guide Release
    4 September 2018
  • Last Updated
    29 May 2021
    Version History
  • Guide Author
    Ben Chard

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An epic battle between Light and Darkness is about to begin as the Luminary awakens on his 16th birthday. Join a diverse cast of characters as you traverse the world of Erdrea on a quest to discover why you've been branded the Darkspawn and the many mysteries of the Luminary.

The most complete guide for Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age features all there is to do and see in the world of Erdrea. A step-by-step walkthrough featuring every item, quest and side activity illustrated with gorgeous screenshots.

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