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The Resource Perdido Street Station, China Miéville

Perdido Street Station, China Miéville

Label
Perdido Street Station
Title
Perdido Street Station
Statement of responsibility
China Miéville
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the squalid, gothic city of New Crobuzon, a mysterious half-human, half-bird stranger comes to Isaac, a gifted but eccentric scientist, with a request to help him fly, but Isaac's obsessive experiments and attempts to grant the request unleash a terrifying dark force on the entire city
Member of
Summary
In squallid and brutal New Crobuzon, a Garuda requests eccentric crisis theorist Isaac to work with lab specimens, particularly a caterpillar that feeds on a hallucinatory drug until its evolution, when it will invoke malignant terror
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Arthur C. Clarke Award, 2001.
Awards note
  • August Derleth Award, 2000.
  • Arthur C. Clarke Award, 2001.
  • Kurd Lasswitz Preis, 2003: Best Foreign Novel.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
045262
Cataloging source
ZAB
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6063.I265
LC item number
P47 2003
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
New Crobuzon series
Series volume
0001
Target audience
adult
Label
Perdido Street Station, China Miéville
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain by Macmillan Pub. in 2000"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21012856
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st mass market ed.
Extent
623 pages
Isbn
9780345459404
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780345459404
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52815141
  • (OCoLC)52815141
Label
Perdido Street Station, China Miéville
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain by Macmillan Pub. in 2000"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21012856
Dimensions
18 cm
Edition
1st mass market ed.
Extent
623 pages
Isbn
9780345459404
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780345459404
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52815141
  • (OCoLC)52815141

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