Imaginary Magnitude

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Imaginary Magnitude

By Stanislaw Lem; Marc E. Heine (Translator)

Harvest Books, Paperback, 9780156441803, 260pp.

Publication Date: October 28, 1985

Description
These wickedly authentic introductions to twenty-first-century books preface tomes on teaching English to bacteria, using animated X-rays to create "pornograms," and analyzing computer-generated literature through the science of "bitistics." "Lem, a science fiction Bach, plays in this book a googleplex of variations on his basic themes" (New York Times Book Review). Translated by Marc E. Heine. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book