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Book Information: Cyberiad, the

Cyberiad, the (1965) [Collection]
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Summary :

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.

Contents:
• How the World Was Saved
• Trurl’s Machine
• A Good Shellacking
• The First Sally, or The Trap of Gargantius
• The First Sally(A), or Trurl’s Electronic Bard
• The Second Sally, or The Offer of King Krool
• The Third Sally, or The Dragons of Probability
• The Fourth Sally, or How Trurl Built a Femfatalatron to Save Prince Pantagoon from the Pangs of Love, and How Later He Resorted to a Cannonade of Babies
• The Fifth Sally, or The Mischief of King Balerion
• Fifth Sally(A), or Trurl’s Prescription
• The Sixth Sally, or How Trurl and Klapaucius Created a Demon of the Second Kind to Defeat the Pirate Pugg
• The Seventh Sally, or How Trurl’s Own Perfection Led to No Good
• Tale of the Three Storytelling Machines of King Genius
• Altruizine
• Prince Ferrix and Princess Crystal

Original title: Cyberiada
Original languages: Polish

Quotes:

Genre: FictionScience Fiction


The following works are contained within this one:
     Prince Ferrix and the Princess Crystal (1965) [Short Story]
      Author: Stanislaw Lem

Edition #1: The Cyberiad

The Cyberiad (1974)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Edition: English translation
Translated by: Michael Kandel
Illustrated by: Daniel Mroz
Blurbs:
  • "The most completely successful of his books... here Lem comes closest to inventing a real universe." Boston Globe
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Manifested in:

The Cyberiad (2002)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Harvest Books
ISBN: 0156027593
Dimensions: x x x
Pages: 295

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The Cyberiad (1985)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Harvest Books
ISBN: 0156235501
Pages: 295

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