Item #22026 SOLARIS. Stanislaw Lem.


[Warszawa]: Wydawnictwo Ministerstwa Obrony Narodowej, [1961]. Octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. "...this novel combines profound philosophical speculation with the structure of traditional action-adventure SF, embodied in a clear, vivid writing style..." "A major work by any measure." - Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 3-115. Filmed twice, the first time a Russian release in 1972 directed by Andrei Tarkovsky (U. S. release in 1973) and filmed again in 2002 in the U. S. by Steven Soderbergh. Survey of Science Fiction Literature V, pp. 2107-12. Wrappers rubbed along edges, light wear along top edge of rear panel. A very good, superior copy. Enclosed in a custom cloth clamshell box with leather spine label. (22026). Item #22026

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