A Perfect Vacuum (Paperback)

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By Stanislaw Lem, Michael Kandel (Translated by)
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This is a collection of perfect yet imaginary reviews of nonexistent books. With insidious wit, the author beguiles us with a parade of delightful, disarmingly familiar inventions. "Lem is Harpo Marx and Franz Kafka and Isaac Asimov rolled up into one and down the white rabbit's hole" (Detroit News). A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book

About the Author

Stanislaw Lem (1921-2006) was the most widely translated and best known science fiction author writing outside of the English language. Winner of the Kafka Prize, he was a contributor to many magazines, including the New Yorker, and the author of numerous works, including Solaris.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780156716864
ISBN-10: 0156716860
Publisher: Mariner Books
Publication Date: April 20th, 1983
Pages: 238
Language: English