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Transmetropolitan Vol. 5: Lonely City (New Edition) (edition 2009)

by Warren Ellis, Darick Robertson (Illustrator)

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Title:Transmetropolitan Vol. 5: Lonely City (New Edition)
Authors:Warren Ellis
Other authors:Darick Robertson (Illustrator)
Info:DC Comics (2009), Edition: New, Paperback, 144 pages
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Transmetropolitan, Vol. 5: Lonely City by Warren Ellis

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we get snippets of chapters Spider's book; the Smiler is now president;

sigh ... what does it say about me that I LOVE these Graphic Novels ... genius!! ( )
  GeetuM | Jun 3, 2016 |
I should have guessed that the volume of "Metropolitan" with an introduction by Patrick Stewart would be the best yet. ( )
  jtodd1973 | Mar 14, 2015 |
The beginning of the series is great and the election plot was fantastic - but Ellis and Robertson take readers to another level, starting here. The story, as well as its preceding one-shots, moves beautifully through squalor and loveliness all the while showing us a bit more of the human underneath Spider's manic aggressive shell. There's a lot of soul in there - and they're starting to show it to us. Too bad it happens just as sh!t really starts to hit the fan for Spider and the filthy assistants... and we're talking in the biggest of ways...

More at RB: http://wp.me/pGVzJ-Hn ( )
  drewsof | Jul 9, 2013 |
Good collection of one-offs; never enough. ( )
  morbusiff | May 9, 2013 |
This is the darkest book so far with little if any of the previous twisted humor from before and it needs to be dark to set up the story to come. The threads from the last few books are coming together and a war is about to start.
The set up for this has been amazing and the quality of the writing, art and characterization just keep getting better and better. As much as I'm dreading what is to come, I can't wait to read the next book. ( )
  Kellswitch | May 26, 2012 |
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Continuing the acclaimed tale of the day-to-day trials and tribulations of Spider Jerusalem, this new edition of volume five, collecting issues #25-30, has the no-holds-barred investigative reporter delving into the city's police corruption.
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The new president has sworn to destroy Spider Jerusalem, but Spider is still determined to delve into police and government corruption.

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