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The Cyberiad: Fables for the Cybernetic Age
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from Seabury Pr (March 1, 1974); titled "The Cyberiad; Fables for the Cybernetic Age"
9780816491643 | details & prices | List price $8.95
About: Trurl and Klapaucius are the archrival constructor robots, who, ransacking myth, technology and the secrets of cybernetic generation, race to create an invention even more improbable than the last.
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from Harcourt (June 1, 1985)
9780156235501 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $12.00
About: Records the antics of two cosmic constructors who try to outdo each other with their zany inventions
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Publisher Harcourt
Publication date June 1, 1985
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780156235501
ISBN-10 0156235501
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.25 by 7.25 in.
Weight 0.65 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
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Records the antics of two cosmic constructors who try to outdo each other with their zany inventions description: Product Description:
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). Illustrations by Daniel Mr—z. Translated by Michael Kandel.

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