The Star Diaries

by Stanislaw Lem


The Star Diaries | 9780241240021 | Stanislaw Lem

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Format:Paperback / softback

Published:31/12/2015 by Penguin Books Ltd


A Jorge Luis Borges for the Space Age – The New York Times

Stanislaw Lem’s set of short stories, written over a period of twenty years, all feature the adventures of space traveller Ijon Tichy and recount him spinning in time-warps, spying on robots, encountering bizarre civilizations and creatures in space and being hopelessly lost in a forest of supernovae. This is a philosophical satire on technology, theology, intelligence and human nature from one of the greatest of science fiction writers