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The golden compass

Author: Philip Pullman; Ian Beck
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Accompanied by her daemon, Lyra Belacqua sets out to prevent her best friend and other kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments in the Far North.
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Genre/Form: Steampunk fiction
Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Fantasy fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Pullman; Ian Beck
ISBN: 9780375838309 0375838309 9780375938306 0375938303
OCLC Number: 62290543
Notes: "Deluxe 10th anniversary ed."--Jacket.
Includes "Some papers from the Library at Jordan College" and other materials that complement the original text.
Prequel: Once upon a time in the North.
Sequel: The subtle knife.
Description: 399 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Pt. 1. Oxford. --
The decanter of Tokay --
The idea of north --
Lyra's Jordan --
The alethiometer --
The cocktail party --
The throwing nets --
John Faa --
Frustration --
The spies --
pt. 2. Bolvangar. --
The consul and the bear --
Armor --
The lost boy --
Fencing --
Bolvangar lights --
The daemon cages --
The silver guillotine --
The witches --
pt. 3. Svalbard. --
Fog and ice --
Captivity --
Mortal combat --
Lord Asriel's welcome --
Betrayal --
The bridge to the stars --
Appendix: Some papers from the library of Jordan College.
Other Titles: Northern lights
Responsibility: by Philip Pullman ; [appendix illustrations by Ian Beck].
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Accompanied by her daemon, Lyra Belacqua sets out to prevent her best friend and other kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments in the Far North.

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