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The Algebraist

Banks, Iain M.

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ISBN 10: 1841491551 / ISBN 13: 9781841491554
Editorial: Orbit, UK, 2004
Condición: Near Fine Encuadernación de tapa dura
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1841491551. Signed Hardcover, in a near fine Dust Jacket. 534 pages. SIGNED on the title page, "To Graham, best wishes, Ian M Banks". Humanity has made it to the stars. Fassin Taak, a slow seer at the court of the Nasqueron dwellers, will be fortunate if he makes it to the end of the year. The Nasqueron dwellers inhabit a gas giant on the outskirts of the galaxy, in a system awaiting its wormhole connection to the rest of civilisation. In the meantime they are dismissed as decadents living in a state of highly developed barbarism, hoarding data without order, hunting their own young and fighting pointless formal wars. Contents clean, tight and bright. N° de ref. de la librería 18594

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Título: The Algebraist

Editorial: Orbit, UK

Año de publicación: 2004

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:Near Fine

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Near Fine

Ejemplar firmado: Signed by Author(s)

Tipo de libro: Book

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Fine cloth copy in a good if somewhat edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Minor tear to front of dw. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 534 pages; Physical desc.: 534 p. ; 24 cm. Subject: Science fiction -- Space travelers -- Fiction. Reviews: 'It positively boils with ideas and crackles with creative energy...The Algebraist opens a window on the unknown and lets fresh air blow into the genre' The Scotsman, 'The master's characteristic touches are present in great abundance' The Independent, '[Banks] has the skill to paint in words the most breathtaking portraits ... a return to the happy hunting grounds of Banks's early SF' The Guardian.


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Gripping, touching and funny (T.L.S.)

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