By: Banks, Iain M.

Price: $35.00

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Book Condition: Very Fine

Hardcover UK, first printing and the true first edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A "story with two stories" about two protagonists, one a soldier and the other a doctor, in a world where social order is breaking down into chaos. As an added wrinkle, both are agents from the advanced Culture civilization. "This could be SF, of a rather sneaky sort...filled with murders, subtle poisons, and political machinations with a very personal edge." Locus - September 1998. Beautiful full color, wrap-around jacket illustration by Mark Salwowski. Award History: 1998 British Science Fiction Award Nominee (lost to The Extremes by Christopher Priest).


Author Name: Banks, Iain M.

Illustrator: Salwowski, Mark


Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Orbit: 1998

ISBN Number: 1857236262

ISBN Number 13: 9781857236262

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 000910

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