By Michael Moorcock
Jerry Cornelius – English murderer, physicist, rock superstar, messiah to the Age of technology is considered one of exceptional literature's maximum creations. Acclaimed via Moorcock's readers, critics, and friends from Mick Jagger to J. G. Ballard, Cornelius is the final word postmodern antihero, extra Borgesian than Asimovian.
This quantity includes the 1st novels within the Cornelius Quartet: the ultimate Programme and A medication For Cancer.
1.The ultimate Programme:
Jerry Cornelius is a scientist, a rock celebrity, and an murderer. he's the hippest adventurer of all of them: tripping via a pop paintings nightmare within which kidnappings, homicide, intercourse and medication are an everyday incidence. together with his savvy and ruthless partner-in-chaos, omit Brunner, Cornelius is on a challenge to regulate a progressive code for growing the final word man or woman, a contemporary messiah— the ultimate programme.
The first e-book within the Cornelius Quartet is the groundbreaking advent to the misadventures and vendettas of Jerry Cornelius, certainly one of sleek literature’s such a lot designated characters, the made from a bewildering post-modern tradition, and an thought for generations of characters since.
2. A medication For Cancer
Up from the sea depths comes the jet-black Caucasian transvestite champion. Resplendent in warpaint, wampum beads and silk go well with by means of Cardin, armed simply with a tomahawk and vibragun, he returns to the napalmed ruins of London to resurrect his sister and wrest from the disgusting Bishop Beesley and his bold henchwoman the black field which has diffracted the cosmos and set the realm spinning at super-speed in the direction of its personal ultimate answer. Lock up your daughters, cover your stash, hold to the shadows. Jerry Cornelius is back.
The moment publication within the Cornelius Quartet