Item 114: numbered, limited edition proof of THE CITY & THE CITY by China Mieville

The highest bidder will receive a special, limited edition proof copy (numbered #444 of 555) of THE CITY AND THE CITY by China Miéville.

Minimum Bid: £20.00

– donated by Mark Chitty

When the body of a murdered woman is found in the extraordinary, decaying city of Besźel, somewhere at the edge of Europe, it looks like a routine case for Inspector Tyador Borlú of the Extreme Crime Squad. But as he probes, the evidence begins to point to conspiracies far stranger, and more deadly, than anything he could have imagined. Soon his work puts him and those he cares for in danger. Borlú must travel to the only metropolis on Earth as strange as his own, across a border like no other.

With shades of Kafka and Philip K. Dick, Raymond Chandler and 1984 , The City & The City is a murder mystery taken to dazzling metaphysical and artistic heights.

Winner of the Arthur C. Clarke award 2010

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6 Responses to Item 114: numbered, limited edition proof of THE CITY & THE CITY by China Mieville

  1. Matt Zitron says:

    Opening bid £20

  2. Clare Brennan says:

    £40

  3. Lizzie Barrett says:

    £60

  4. Augustine Casiday says:

    £100

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