Hospital of the Transfiguration

Hospital of the Transfiguration

by Stanislaw Lem
     
 

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It is 1939; the Nazis have occupied Poland. A young doctor disturbed by the fate of Poland joins the staff of an insane asylum only to find a world of pain and absurdity to match that outside.  See more details below

Overview

It is 1939; the Nazis have occupied Poland. A young doctor disturbed by the fate of Poland joins the staff of an insane asylum only to find a world of pain and absurdity to match that outside.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780151421862
Publisher:
Harcourt
Publication date:
10/01/1988
Series:
A Helen and Kurt Wolff Bk.
Edition description:
1st U.S. Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.81(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.89(d)

Meet the Author

Stanislaw Lem is the most widely translated and best known science fiction author writing outside of the English language. Winner of the Kafka Prize, he is a contributor to many magazines, including the New Yorker, and he is the author of numerous works, including Solaris.

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