The Star Diaries

Stanislaw Lem

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

  • Penguin Classics
  • Published 31st December 2015
  • 352 Pages
  • 129mm x 198mm x 20mm
  • 258g
  • £9.99