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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Doubleday
Publication date March 18, 2014
Pages 365
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780385538268
ISBN-10 038553826X
Dimensions 1.25 by 6.50 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1.60 lbs.
Original list price $26.95
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Steam is rising over Discworld, driven by Mister Simnel, the man with a flat cap and a sliding rule. He has produced a great clanging monster of a machine that harnesses the power of all of the elements—earth, air, fire, and water—and it’s soon drawing astonished crowds.
     To the consternation of Ankh-Morpork’s formidable Patrician, Lord Vetinari, no one is in charge of this new invention. This needs to be rectified, and who better than the man he has already appointed master of the Post Office, the Mint, and the Royal Bank: Moist von Lipwig. Moist is not a man who enjoys hard work—unless it is dependent on words, which are not very heavy and don’t always need greasing. He does enjoy being alive, however, which makes a new job offer from Vetinari hard to refuse.
     Moist will have to grapple with gallons of grease, goblins, a fat controller with a history of throwing employees down the stairs, and some very angry dwarfs if he’s going to stop it all from going off the rails . . .

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from Doubleday (March 18, 2014)
9780385538268 | details & prices | 365 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.60 lbs | List price $26.95
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from Anchor Books (October 28, 2014)
9780804169202 | details & prices | 365 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $15.00
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