Near Fine Book in Excellent Dust Jacket that is in a protective mylar cover. The book is in Fine condition except for the sunning of a few pages and a small smudge on the bottom end. There are no dents, no clips, no remainder marks. The Dust Jacket is As New. This is the elusive British Edition and in a very nice state. This item carefully packaged and shipped in a sturdy box. Very Nice Copy. N° de ref. de la librería
Three hundred years in the future, Verity Auger is a specialist in the archaeological exploration of Earth, rendered uninhabitable after the technological catastrophe known as the Nanocaust. After a field-trip to goes badly wrong, Verity is forced to redeem herself by participating in a dangerous mission, for which her expertise in invaluable.
Using a backdoor into an unstable alien transit system, Auger's faction has discovered something astonishing at the far end of a wormhole: mid twentieth-century Earth, preserved like a fly in amber. Is it a window into the past, a simulation, or something else entirely?
CENTURY RAIN is not just a time-travel story, nor a tale of alternate history. Part hard SF thriller, part interstellar adventure, part noir romance, CENTURY RAIN is something altogether stranger.
Century Rain is a darkly brilliant love story, set in worlds we think we know but don't. (Jon Courtenay Grimwood GUARDIAN)
"Further proof that he is shaping up into one of SF's best and most ambitious novelists". (Jonathan Wright SFX)
This is an intelligent space opera (Roz Kaveney Time Out)
"Century Rain is an absolute cracker of a novel. Reynolds has always been a consistently bright star in the firmament of British sci-fi but now he has suddenly, perhaps unexpectedly, gone supernova. (OUTLAND OTTAKAR'S)
Century Rain is an exciting, thought-provoking novel, an audacious synthesis of genre forms. Alastair Reynolds is now in his novelistic prime. (Nick Gevers LOCUS)
While science ficiton and mystery have often been combined, no writer has done so with such intelligence or originality as Alastair Reynolds. In a single novel, he steps from the mean streets to the far future." (Rick Kleffel Interzone)
Century Rain demonstrates the growing maturity of his talent ( Edge Magazine)
Leaves you wishing that more science fiction was this good. A genuinely great book. (Brigid Cherry Dreamwatch)
With Century Rain, Alastair Reynolds continues the coruscating path he has blazed through SF skies. This a whopping 500-pager, brimming with ideas. (Barry Seddon Manchester Evening News)
Título: Century Rain
Editorial: Victor Gollancz
Año de publicación: 2004
Encuadernación: Hard Cover
Condición del libro: Near Fine
Edición: First Edition.
Descripción Gollancz 25/11/2004, 2004. Estado de conservación: Good. Will be shipped promptly from UK warehouse. Book is in good condition with no missing pages, no damage or soiling and tight spine. There may be some dog-eared pages showing previous use but overall a great book. Nº de ref. de la librería 9053-9780575074361
Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Nº de ref. de la librería FPS0575074361VG
Descripción Gollancz, 2004. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Used; Good. Nº de ref. de la librería mon0001711032
Descripción Gollancz, 2004. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Used; Good. **SHIPPED FROM UK** We believe you will be completely satisfied with our quick and reliable service. All orders are dispatched as swiftly as possible! Buy with confidence!. Nº de ref. de la librería mon0001477772
Descripción Gollancz, 2004. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Used; Good. Ex-library. Nº de ref. de la librería 2037033
Descripción Gollancz 25/11/2004, 2004. Estado de conservación: Very Good. This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping. . Nº de ref. de la librería 7719-9780575074361
Descripción Gollancz 25/11/2004, 2004. Estado de conservación: Good. This book is in good or better condition. It has no tears to the pages and no pages will be missing from the book. The spine of the book is still in great condition and the front cover is generally unmarked. It has signs of previous use but overall is in really nice, tight condition. Shipping is normally same day from our UK warehouse. We offer a money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. Nº de ref. de la librería 9053-9780575074361
Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Nº de ref. de la librería GOR001176286
Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Nº de ref. de la librería GOR001392443
Descripción Gollancz, 2004. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Good. we ship books from UK within 1 working day. Nº de ref. de la librería mon0000477747