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His Dark Materials: Gift Edition including all three novels: Northern Lights, The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass (Everyman's Library CLASSICS)

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It was first broadcast in 2003, and re-broadcast in both 2008-9 and in 2017, and was and released by the BBC on CD and cassette. Winners of awards including the Carnegie Medal in 1995 for Northern Lightsand the 2001 Whitbread Book of the Year forThe Amber Spyglass.

Extremely mild wear to spine head and foot, faint soiling to rear board and fore-edges, exceedingly gentle rubbing to corners, else near fine(+) in near fine(+) DJ. Pullman expressed surprise over what he considered to be a relatively low level of criticism for His Dark Materials on religious grounds, saying "I've been surprised by how little criticism I've got. Includes the 'Peril of the Pole' game in rear cover pocket:- Synopsis: Another mesmerising episode from the universe of 'His Dark Materials' including the very first meeting of those two legends and friends, Lee Scoresby, the Texan balloonist, and Iorek Byrnison, the armoured bear. First published in 1995, and acclaimed as a modern masterpiece, it won the UK's top awards for children's literature. Registered address: Unit 31, Vulcan House Business Centre, Vulcan Road, Leicester, LE5 3EF, United kingdom.Whereas The Golden Compass had to be introduced to the public carefully", he said, "the religious themes in the second and third books can't be minimised without destroying the spirit of these books. Charmed Life arrives in an explosion of magic in this edition illustrated by Alison Bryant and introduced by Katherine Rundell. Meanwhile, in Lyra's world, Lee Scoresby seeks out the Arctic explorer Stanislaus Grumman, who years before entered Lyra's world through a portal in Alaska.

Lyra's alethiometer is stolen by Lord Boreal alias Sir Charles Latrom, an ally of Mrs Coulter who has found a way to Will's Oxford and established a home there.

I bought this as a gift for a friend who wanted a portable yet attractive, ideally hardback edition of novels I had long recomm need he read. Metatron, Asriel's principal adversary, was a human, Enoch, in biblical times, but was later transfigured into an angel. But with every step and each new horror, they move closer to the greatest threat of all -- and the shattering truth of their own destiny. Three wood engraved decorated initials; wood engraved title page and two other wood engravings by Andy English, two wood engravings by Harry Brockway and two wood engravings by Chris Daunt. Carefully kept from new and never opened, the cover art is the same as the UK original paperbacks on the front panel with blue spines and rear panels.

a 3 volume set (all first printings thus with correct numberline on publishers page) of his dark materials. His Dark Materials is a trilogy of fantasy novels by Philip Pullman consisting of Northern Lights (1995; published as The Golden Compass in North America), The Subtle Knife (1997), and The Amber Spyglass (2000). And with every step, they move closer to an even greater threat - and the shattering truth of their own destiny. Featuring extraordinary illustrations by Clive Hicks-Jenk Using the knife's portal-creating powers, Will and Lyra are able to retrieve her alethiometer from Latrom's mansion in Will's world.Nice and clean pages as new with a small ink mark on the outer edges,very small tear on the edges of the first page of book III. For further information about your statutory rights, contact your local authority Trading Standards department or consumer advice center (for example the Citizen's Advice Bureau if you are in the UK). Small format paperback (a couple of small nicks and crease on the edges of the cover and spine) in VGC plus.

Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials: A Multiple Allegory: Attacking Religious Superstition in The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe and Paradise Lost. He severs Roger from his dæmon, killing him and releasing enough energy to create an opening to a parallel universe. Purchase with confidence: all books, gradings, and descriptions are rendered the care of a genuine bibliophile. Unusually, Everyman have not put a picture of Pullman on the front cover of the book but chosen a theme from the books which is both charming and appropriate. But she is not without allies: twelve-year-old Will Parry, fleeing for his life after taking another's, has also stumbled into this strange new realm.Lyra Belacqua is content to run wild among the scholars of Jordan College, with her daemon familiar, Pantalaimon, always by her side.

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