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The cyberiad : fables for the cybernetic age

Author: Stanisław Lem; Michael Kandel; Daniel Mróz
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt, [2002?], ©1974.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Trurl and Klaupacius are constructor robots who try to out-invent each other. They travel to the far corners of the cosmos to take on freelance problem-solving jobs, with dire consequences for their employers. "The most completely successful of his books... here Lem comes closest to inventing a real universe" (Boston Globe).
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stanisław Lem; Michael Kandel; Daniel Mróz
ISBN: 0156027593 9780156027595
OCLC Number: 54471855
Notes: Originally published: New York : Seabury Press, 1974.
Translation of: Cyberiada.
"A Harvest book."
Description: 295 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Other Titles: Cyberiada.
Responsibility: Stanislaw Lem ; translated from the Polish by Michael Kandel ; illustrated by Daniel Mróz.

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Trurl and Klaupacius are constructor robots who try to out-invent each other. They travel to the far corners of the cosmos to take on freelance problem-solving jobs, with dire consequences for their employers. "The most completely successful of his books... here Lem comes closest to inventing a real universe" (Boston Globe).

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