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R.U.R. (Rossum's Universal Robots), a Fantastic Melodrama

Capek, Karel; Selver, Paul (translation)

Published by Doubleday, Page & Company, Garden City, New York, U.S.A., 1923
Condition: Very Good Minus Hardcover
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187 pages; orange cloth with black spine and front titles; laid in is an unattributed newspaper article (marked 1949) headlined "British scientists have machine which is beginning to 'think'"; black & white frontispiece, 3 other black & white photographs; rubbing and soiling to boards, spine darkened from age; binding loosened; interior joints splitting, still attached; interior heavily age-toned; 4th plate detached but laid in at p.166; a very good minus copy; still a useful example of this play which marks the first use in English of the word "robot". Bookseller Inventory # X00873

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Title: R.U.R. (Rossum's Universal Robots), a ...

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company, Garden City, New York, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1923

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good Minus

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: 1st Edition

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