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4 edition of Codex found in the catalog.

Codex

by Lev Grossman

  • 365 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt in Orlando .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Book collecting,
  • Medievalists,
  • Computer games,
  • Psychological suspense fiction,
  • Interactive games,
  • Medieval Manuscripts,
  • Investment bankers,
  • Books and reading,
  • Young men,
  • Fiction,
  • Rare books,
  • Nobility

  • About the Edition

    About to depart on his first vacation in years, Edward Wozny, a hot-shot young investment banker, is sent to help one of his firm"s most important and mysterious clients. When asked to uncrate and organize a personal library of rare books, Edward"s indignation turns to intrigue as he realizes that there may be a unique medieval codex hidden among the volumes, a treasure kept locked away for many years and for many reasons. As friends draw Edward into a peculiar and addictive computer game, his obsession deepens as he discovers surprising parallels between the game"s virtual reality and the mystery of the codex. An accomplished and entertaining thriller, Codex explores the mysterious power of books in the medieval and modern ages.

    Edition Notes

    StatementLev Grossman
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3557.R6725 C64 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination348 p. ;
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24931626M
    ISBN 10015602859X
    ISBN 109780156028592
    OCLC/WorldCa60449383

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