THE HUMANOIDS

Williamson, Jack

Published by Gregg Press, 1980
ISBN 10: 0839825498 / ISBN 13: 9780839825494
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On the far planet Wing IV, a brilliant scientist creates the humanoids--sleek black androids programmed to serve humanity.

But are they perfect servants--or perfect masters?

Slowly the humanoids spread throughout the galaxy, threatening to stifle all human endeavor. Only a hidden group of rebels can stem the humanoid tide...if it's not already too late.

Fist published in Astounding Science Fiction during the magazine's heyday, The Humanoids--sceince fiction grand master Jack Williamson's finest novel--has endured for fifty years as a classic on the theme of natural versus artificial life.

Also included in this edition is the prelude novelette, "With Folded Hands," which was chosen for the Science Fiction Hall of Fame.

From the Back Cover: "To serve and obey, and guard men from harm" on the far planet Wing IV, a brilliant scientist creates the humanoids - sleek black androids programmed to serve humanity. But are they perfect servants - or perfect masters? Slowly the humanoids spread throughout the galaxy, threatening to stifle all human endeavor. Only a hidden group of rebels can stem the humanoid tide ... if it's not already too late. First published in Astounding Science Fiction during the magazine's heyday, The Humanoids - science fiction grand master Jack Williamson's finest novel - has endured for fifty years as a classic on the theme of natural versus artificial life. Also included in this edition is the prelude novelette, "With Folded Hands", which was chosen for the Science Fiction Hall of Fame.

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Title: THE HUMANOIDS
Publisher: Gregg Press
Publication Date: 1980
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, as Issued
Edition: First US Thus.

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Published by Gregg Press, Boston (1980)
ISBN 10: 0839825498 ISBN 13: 9780839825494
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Book Description Gregg Press, Boston, 1980. Hardcover. First Printing. Light foxing to top edge. A fine copy. No dustjacket as issued. New introduction by F. M. Busby. ; Octavo. Seller Inventory # 12602

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