Tristan has lost his heart to the cool, distant Victoria, and in order to win her hand, he vows to retrieve a star they saw falling from the sky. To do this, he must go over an ancient wall, and is propelled into a world that is dangerous and strange beyond imagining. From the author of NEVERWHERE and GOOD OMENS.About the Author:
Neil Gaiman is the acclaimed and award-winning author of the novels American Gods, Stardust, Anansi Boys, Neverwhere, Coraline, and The Graveyard Book. Winner of the Hugo, Nebula and Bram Stoker Awards, his work has been adapted for film, television, and radio, including Stardust (2007) and the BAFTA-winning and Oscar-nominated animated feature film Coraline (2009). He has written scripts for 'Doctor Who' and collaborated with Terry Pratchett, and The Sandman is already established as one of the classic graphic novels. As George R. R. Martin says, 'There's no one quite like Neil Gaiman'.
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Descripción Headline, London, 1999. Soft Cover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. No Jacket. First UK Edition. Rare uncorrected proof described as a Limited Edition on the front cover although there is no further reference to this attribute. Very Good condition. Appears unread. Showing shelf wear - a few spots and a little soiling to the text block edges, small nicks and creases, surface rubs and scratches to the covers. 238 pages. Please note: this proof shares the same ISBN as the first softcover edition published concurrently with the first hardcover edition. From the blurb: Life moves at a leisurely pace in the tiny town of Wall - named after the imposing stone barrier which separates the town from a grassy meadow. Here, young Tristran Thorn has lost his heart to the beautiful Victoria Forester and for the coveted prize of her hand, Tristran vows to retrieve a fallen star and deliver it to his beloved. It is an oath that sends him over the ancient wall and into a world that is dangerous and strange beyond imagining. Size: 207 x 146 x 14 mm. Uncorrected Proof. Nº de ref. de la librería EB000277
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