Hospital of the Transfiguration by Stanisław Lem [U.S. FIRST EDITION • FIRST PRINTING] 1988
Hospital of the Transfiguration by Stanisław Lem
U.S. FIRST EDITION • FIRST PRINTING  HARCOURT BRACE JOVANOVICH
Hardcover with dust jacket in beautiful condition.
Trace shelf wear and just a hint of fading to an otherwise pristine dust jacket; now housed in a new brodart jacket protector.
Book itself is pristine; immaculate boards. Reads like new.
It is 1939.
The Nazis have occupied Poland.
A young doctor disturbed by the fate of Poland joins the staff of an insane asylum only to find a world of pain and absurdity to match that outside. Translated by William Brand. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book.