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The Resource The grot : book one in the story of the Swamp City Grifters, written and drawn by Pat Grant ; with colouring by Fionn McCabe

The grot : book one in the story of the Swamp City Grifters, written and drawn by Pat Grant ; with colouring by Fionn McCabe

Label
The grot : book one in the story of the Swamp City Grifters
Title
The grot
Title remainder
book one in the story of the Swamp City Grifters
Statement of responsibility
written and drawn by Pat Grant ; with colouring by Fionn McCabe
Title variation
Swamp City Grifters
Creator
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Penn and Lipton Wise have set out to Falter City to make their fortune. It's the future, obviously, and things are pretty grim. The Australian landscape is traumatized. Plague is rampant. Machines only work as well as the poor sod pedaling them. Things are hotter and wetter than they used to be, giving the whole place the vibe of a sweaty armpit. Lippy and Penn are hoping to set up shop in this grimy boom-town, but they've got to stay frosty, because it's teeming with hustlers, swindlers, and scoundrels. It's the sort of place where a lucky moron could make an outrageous fortune in an afternoon and lose it all before bedtime. The sort of place where two enterprising teenagers could really make something of themselves. Or so they say..
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grant, Pat
Dewey number
741.5/994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6790.A83
LC item number
G734 2020
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage boys
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Cities and towns
  • Environmental degradation
  • Social stratification
  • Plague
  • Australia
Label
The grot : book one in the story of the Swamp City Grifters, written and drawn by Pat Grant ; with colouring by Fionn McCabe
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781603094665
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • on1114350444
  • (OCoLC)1114350444
Label
The grot : book one in the story of the Swamp City Grifters, written and drawn by Pat Grant ; with colouring by Fionn McCabe
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781603094665
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • on1114350444
  • (OCoLC)1114350444

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