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Material Type: Book
Collection: Comics
Call Number: US SPECFIC MIL2016
Title: New Romancer
Remainder of title:
Personal name: Milligan, Peter (writer) and Parson, Brett (artist) and Miller, Brian (colorist) and Klein, Todd (letterer)
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Barcode # Description Status Status Dt Due Back
016005 checked in 2023-02-09 18:47:19

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Topical term or geographic name as entry element: Speculative Fiction
International Standard Book Number: 9781401263515
Name of publisher, distributor, etc.: Vertigo (DC Comics)
Date of publication, distribution, etc.: 2016
Other physical details: softcover, paperback
Summary, etc. note: He lived fast, died young, and left a good-looking (if a bit bloody) corpse - not to mention an incredible wealth of poetry and an immortal reputation for romance. He was the 6th Baron Byron of Rochdale, better known as Lord Byron - the original bad boy of British literature. She is a 24-year-old computer genius with a serious fixation on dead authors - Lord Byron in particular. Her name is Alexia Ryan, and her singular upbringing has molder her into the perfect coder to bring the struggling New Romancer dating site into the big leagues. But like a modern-day Prometheus, Lexy's revolutionary software is built with stolen parts - and bringing it to life will have some very unintended consequences. To wit: a reanimated Lord Byron, suave and randy as ever, walking the streets of Silicon Valley some 200 years after his celebrated death. Will Lexy find a new love for the ages with this preternatural poet? Or will the forces she has unwittingly unleashed consign them both to the ash heap of history? "Too brief for our passion! Too long for our peace! Let love not be dreamed when it can be felt!"
Expansion of summary note: United States, American, USA, poetry, literature, fantasy, romance, Lord Byron, dating, Silicon Valley, California, love, artificial intelligence, women characters, hacking
Source of acquisition: Toronto Zine Library drop off
Method of acquisition: Donation
Date of acquisition: January 2020
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