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  • Author: Adam ROBERTS
  • Publisher: Gollancz
  • Published: 2008
  • Description: Softback, Mint
  • Dust Jacket Condition: No dustjacket
  • Edition: First
  • Ref: 5414
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This is a first edition of the paperback edition with a full 1 to 10 number sequence indicating a first printing. “122 years after Lemuel Gulliver’s voyage, his homeland is in crisis… It is 1848 and Britain has been humbled by France. The Empire, grown rich on the exploitation of the intricate mechanical expertise of enslaved Lilliputians, has proven no match for a French army reinforced by regiments of Brobdingnagians. The giants have sunk the Royal Navy’s ships and have swum the channel, pulling an invasion fleet behing them. now they have laid waste to London and are pushing north towards York.” IN STOCK FOR IMMEDIATE DESPATCH