Author:Stanislaw Lem

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Cyberiad: Fables for the Cybernetic Age

By: Stanislaw Lem

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Avon: 1976

Edition: third printing

Seller ID: 9uu00

ISBN: 0038005174

Condition: ,showing some cover rub, mild edge wear,FEP tanned,pages O/W,light tan,great reader,x-lib w/trimmings


If you think you slept through Solaris,wait til you read this book about a giant file cabinet that comes to life....YAWN View more info

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Solaris

By: Stanislaw Lem

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berkley: 1971

Edition: first

Seller ID: 9780425021019

ISBN: / 0425021017

Condition: excellent,looks unread,,minor bump or two from prolonged shelfwear


About the book: When Kris Kelvin arrives at the planet Solaris to study the ocean that covers its surface he is forced to confront a painful, hitherto unconscious memory embodied in the physical likeness of a long-dead lover. Others suffer from the same affliction and speculation rises among scientists that the Solaris ocean may be a massive brain that creates incarnate memories, but its purpose in doing so remains a mystery . . .Solaris raises a question that has been at the heart of human experience and literature for centuries: can we truly understand the universe around us without first u... View more info