New Crobuzon
Book 1: Perdido Street Station

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  • Beneath the towering bleached ribs of a dead, ancient beast lies New Crobuzon, a squalid city where humans, Re-mades, and arcane races live in perpetual fear of Parliament and its brutal militia.

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Product Description

  • Author
    China Mieville  
    Binding
    paperback  
    Cat No.
    2330563  
    EAN
    978033053423990100  
    Genre
    Fantasy  
    ISBN
    9780330534239  
    Promotion
    Steampunk  
    Publisher
    MacMillan Publishers  
    Type
    Books  
  • Beneath the towering bleached ribs of a dead, ancient beast lies New Crobuzon, a squalid city where humans, Re-mades, and arcane races live in perpetual fear of Parliament and its brutal militia.

    The air and rivers are thick with factory pollutants and the strange effluents of alchemy, and the ghettos contain a vast mix of workers, artists, spies, junkies, and whores. In New Crobuzon, the unsavoury deal is stranger to none not even to Isaac, a brilliant scientist with a penchant for Crisis Theory.

    Isaac has spent a lifetime quietly carrying out his unique research. But when a half-bird, half-human creature known as the Garuda comes to him from afar, Isaac is faced with challenges he has never before fathomed. Though the Garuda’s request is scientifically daunting, Isaac is sparked by his own curiosity and an uncanny reverence for this curious stranger.

    While Isaac’s experiments for the Garuda turn into an obsession, one of his lab specimens demands attention: a…

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