Stanislaw Lem’s First Book

Astronauci. Powieść fantastyczno-naukowa. [The Astronauts.]

[Warszawa (Warsaw)]. Spółdzielnia Wydawnicza Oświatowa “Czytelnik, 1951. First edition. Text in Polish. In publisher’s illustrated wrappers. Cover designed by Jan S. Miklaszewski. 334, (4) p. Somewhat worn at spine. Notes in pencil and rubbing on rear panel. Pages yellowed due to acidic paper. Insignificant inscription in ink on half title. Occasional stains throughout. Overall in good condition.

First edition of Lem’s debut book, a science fiction novel of an ideal, socialist utopia.

Stanisław Lem (1921–2006), author of Solaris, was a Polish science fiction writer, the most celebrated SF author in the Communist world.

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Price: €1,000.00