The Well-Built City Trilogy
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  • 1
    The Physiognomy: The Well-Built City Trilogy, Book 1 | Jeffrey Ford

    The Physiognomy: The Well-Built City Trilogy, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Jeffrey Ford
    • Narrated By Christian Rummel
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    Offering a freshly imagined world of bizarre creatures and strange customs, this unique and sardonic allegory explores the power and price of science and the ambiguity of morality.Humorless and drug addicted, physiognomist Cley is ordered by the Master of the Well-Built City to investigate a theft in a remote mining town.

    An interesting alternate reality

    I love this book, especially the anti-hero narrator. His drug addled brain and belief in the pseudoscience of judging character on looks alone makes ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 31 March 2011 by Cathy ()
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    Memoranda: The Well-Built City Trilogy, Book 2 | Jeffrey Ford

    Memoranda: The Well-Built City Trilogy, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 23 mins)
    • By Jeffrey Ford
    • Narrated By Christian Rummel
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    After beholding the destruction of the Well-Built City, physiognomist Cley is now a simple healer seeking peace and atonement in the happy village of survivors. When the town falls into a deadly sleeping sickness, Cley must make a dangerous trip to the ruins of Citynow, beset by mechanical birds and werewolves, to seek out an antidote. The evil Master Below is still alive, but an accidental exposure to the sickness that he created has put him into a coma.

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    The Beyond: The Well-Built City Trilogy, Book 3 | Jeffrey Ford

    The Beyond: The Well-Built City Trilogy, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By Jeffrey Ford
    • Narrated By Christian Rummel
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    Author Jeffrey Ford's World Fantasy Award-winning novel, 'The Physiognomy', introduced Cley, master of a twisted and terrifying science utilized to keep order in a nightmare city. In the brilliantly audacious 'Memoranda', the reformed physiognomist embarked on a surreal quest through the mind of the monster who imagined and constructed the dark metropolis.

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