Grandville L’intéGrale

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Beware the Badger! The acclaimed steampunk series from graphic-novel pioneer Bryan Talbot explores an alternate art-nouveau world populated by intelligent animals, a human underclass, and wondrous technology. Within this rich fantastical milieu, the relentless Detective-Inspector LeBrock of Scotland Yard pursues shadowy death squads, psychotic killers, dark political conspiracies, ruthless crime lords, and bloodthirsty cults through the streets of London and the centre of the greatest empire on earth, the Belle Epoque Paris known as Grandville.

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‘I’ve never come across a fictional world as fully-realised as Bryan Talbot’s Grandville… It’s a world you’ll never tire of exploring IAN RANKIN

Beware the Badger! The acclaimed steampunk series from graphic-novel pioneer Bryan Talbot explores an alternate art-nouveau world populated by intelligent animals, a human underclass, and wondrous technology. Within this rich fantastical milieu, the relentless Detective-Inspector LeBrock of Scotland Yard pursues shadowy death squads, psychotic killers, dark political conspiracies, ruthless crime lords, and bloodthirsty cults through the streets of London and the center of the greatest empire on earth, the Belle Epoque Paris known as Grandville.

Grandville L’Intégrale collects all five Grandville novels in one deluxe hardcover volume accompanied by voluminous author notes never before in print.

*WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY IAN RANKIN*

I have greatly enjoyed the Grandville books. I think they’re superbly designed, beautifully conceived, admirably written – everything about them is terrific’ PHILIP PULLMAN

‘These ingeniously plotted fantasies will make you bark with laughter’ METRO

‘Utterly delightful’ THE TIMES

‘Bryan Talbot is a genius’ OBSERVER

Additional information

Weight 2.688 kg
Dimensions 28.5 × 19.9 × 5 cm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

528

Language

English

Edition

Graphic ed

Dewey

741.5942 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K