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Description - Ness by Robert Macfarlane

Hauntingly beautiful Anthropocene fable from the bestselling author of Underland and The Lost Words

What happens when the land comes to life?Somewhere on a salt-and-shingle island, inside a concrete-and-iron structure called The Green Chapel, a figure called The Armourer is leading a black mass. He plans to detonate a thermonuclear missile. But something is coming to stop him.Five more-than-human figures - or forms, or forces - are traversing the landscape, moving steadily towards a point where they will converge and become Ness. Ness is the land awakened. Ness is lichen skin and willow-bones, condensing mist and tidal drift. Ness has hagstones for eyes and Ness speaks only in birds. And Ness has come to take this island back.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780241396568
Format: Hardback
(203mm x 134mm x 12mm)
Pages: 96
Imprint: Hamish Hamilton Ltd
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Publish Date: 7-Nov-2019
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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