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Isis Unbound Signed Numbered Limited

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  • Author: Allyson BIRD
  • Publisher: Dark Regions Press
  • Published: 2011
  • Description: Hardback, Mint
  • Dust Jacket Condition: Mint
  • Edition: First Signed Numbered Limited
  • Ref: 9167
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A signed numbered limited edition (100 copies only) of which this is #19. Stated first edition. SIGNED by Allyson Bird on the limitation page. “Inspired in part by Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, Percy Shelley’s Prometheus Unbound and the works of Rider Haggard and R E Howard, Isis Unbound is set in an alternate history, steampunk version of 1890s Manceastre, Britanniae, ruled by a new governor general related to a descendant of Anthony and Cleopatra, who won the battle of Actium two thousand years ago, and where the ancient Egyptian gods are real. … Only a god can kill a god. Nepythys has killed her sister, Isis, and therefore the dead cannot pass over to the underworld – their ranks are rapidly swelling and they now roam the streets as zombies. Chief Embalmer Ptolemy Child’s two daughters, Ella and Loli, aged eighteen and ten respectively, are being instructed in the secrets of the mummification process, when the dead being to wake and walk. And eventually lead the sisters to the greatest mystery of all: Isis, herself…” IN STOCK FOR IMMEDIATE DESPATCH