Victor Gollancz, 2000, Softcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First, Illustrated By: Chris Moore -- Cover Art
750 g.; VIII, 328 pages, last 3 pages blank intentionally and acknowledgements. Colour illustrated front cover, by Chris Moore, with white, yellow and red titles to the front panel and backstrip. A little rubbing and creasing to the book corners. There is a publisher's sticker over the original bar code. Some rubbing to the book panels. There is a faint black remainder mark to the lower text block edge. " In the eighth decade of the Queendom of Sol, three things form the backbone of civilisation. WELLSTONE: programmable matter of almost magical properties. COLLAPSIUM: a deadly crystal composed of miniature black holes, indispensable for the transmission of matter and information through the solar system. And..... RIVALRY: a bitter competition between her Majesty's two most brilliant scientists. Bruno de Towaji, inventor of collapsium, which is only to create an instrument that will probe the furthest reaches of spacetime. Marllon Sykes, backed by the Queendom's full faith has engineered a ring of collapsium encircling the sun. But when the Ring Collapsiter project attracts a murderous saboteur Bruno and Marlon must work together to save the Bring, civilisation and the sun itself." -- from the rear panel blurb. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Chris Moore -- Cover Art. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science Fiction & Fantasy; Inventory No: 0107533.