Télécharger le livre :  Tales of Pirx the Pilot

From 'A giant of twentieth-century science fiction' (Guardian), the adventures of Pirx, a hapless everyman in outer space'By now he fancied himself something of a rocket jockey, a space ace, whose real home was among the planets'In a future where space travel has...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2019-08-01

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Télécharger le livre :  Fiasco

'There were two kinds of landscape characteristic of the inner planets of the Sun: the purposeful and the desolate.'The planet Quinta is pocked with ugly mounds and covered by a spiderweb-like network draped from spindly poles. It is a kingdom of phantoms and of a...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2018-07-05

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Télécharger le livre :  The Three Electroknights

'What use to a being that lives beneath a sun are jewels of gas and silver stars of ice?'From a giant of twentieth-century science fiction, these four miniature space epics feature crazy inventors, surreal worlds, robot kings and madcap machines.Penguin Modern: fifty...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2018-02-22

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Télécharger le livre :  The Futurological Congress

'A giant of twentieth-century science fiction' Guardian'This Room Guaranteed BOMB-FREE. From the Management'Hapless cosmonaut Ijon Tichy has been sent back to earth to attend the Eighth Futurological Congress in smog-bound, overpopulated Costa Rica, holed up with an...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2017-11-02

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Télécharger le livre :  Mortal Engines

'On one side of the ducats was stamped the radiant profile of Archithorius, on the other - an image of his six hundred arms'Mortal Engines is a selection of the best of Stanislaw Lem's extraordinary miniature space epics, chosen by his heroic translator Michael Kandel,...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2016-10-01

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Télécharger le livre :  The Star Diaries

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...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2016-01-01

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Télécharger le livre :  The Cyberiad

A charming, mind-bending and anarchic book of imagined civilizations'Most cosmic civilizations long for things, in the depths of their souls, they would never openly admit to...'Trurl and Klapaucius are 'constructors' - they travel around the universe creating machines...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2014-06-05

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