Dragonborn:Wind and Sand (quest)

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Retrieve a copy of Wind and Sand for Neloth.
Quest Giver: Neloth
Location(s): Radiant
Prerequisite Quest: Experimental Subject
Reward: Whirlwind Cloak spell tome made available, and gold
Prerequisites: Destruction 40

Quick Walkthrough[edit]

  1. Speak to Neloth about assisting him in his research.
  2. Go to a radiant location and retrieve Wind and Sand.
  3. Return to Neloth for your reward.

Detailed Walkthrough[edit]

After completing Experimental Subject, speak to Neloth again about assisting in his research. This time he will tell you that he is attempting to adapt Redguard magic to the island's ash. He has learned the location of a book through a source of his that would prove invaluable to his spell research.

The actual book, Wind and Sand, is located in a radiant location - either a Dragon Lair, Dragon Priest Lair, Draugr Crypt, Falmer Hive, Forsworn Camp, Hagraven Nest, Vampire Lair, or Warlock Lair.

Once you have the book, return to Neloth, who will excitedly declare he can create some sort of wind spell with its contents. You will receive 250 gold, and the next time Talvas Fathryon restocks, the spell tome Whirlwind Cloak will be made available for purchase.

Quest Stages[edit]

Wind and Sand (DLC2TTR3b)
Stage Finishes Quest Journal Entry
100 Neloth has asked me to get a copy Wind and Sand from inside <Alias=Dungeon>. He needs it for his spell research.
Objective 100: Get the Wind and Sand book
200 I found a copy of Wind and Sand from inside <alias=dungeon>. Neloth needs it for his spell research.
Objective 200: Talk to Neloth
300 Finishes quest I found a copy of Wind and Sand from inside <alias=dungeon>. Neloth needed it for his spell research. I should be able to buy the spell from Talvas.