Memoirs of a Space Traveler: Further Reminiscences of Ijon Tichy

Memoirs of a Space Traveler: Further Reminiscences of Ijon Tichy

by Stanislaw Lem
     
 

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In this sequel to The Star Diaries, Ijon Tichy, space traveler of future centuries, discovers that "out there" isn't very different from "down here." Throughout these nine wild adventures, surprise follows witty surprise. Line drawings by the Author. Translated by Joel Stern and Maria Swiecicka-Ziemianek. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book
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In this sequel to The Star Diaries, Ijon Tichy, space traveler of future centuries, discovers that "out there" isn't very different from "down here." Throughout these nine wild adventures, surprise follows witty surprise. Line drawings by the Author. Translated by Joel Stern and Maria Swiecicka-Ziemianek. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book

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"[Lem is] a Jorge Luis Borges for the Space Age, who plays in earnest with every concept of philosophy and physics, from free will to probability theory." —New York Times Book Review

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ISBN-13:
9780547971070
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
04/20/1983
Sold by:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
156
File size:
854 KB

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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