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Galatea 2.2 by  Richard Powers - Paperback - First Edition - 1996 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 and Biblio.com

Galatea 2.2

by Powers, Richard

Condition: Very Good Condition


Abacus, London, 1996. First Edition. Softcover (with flaps). Very Good Condition. Galatea 2.2 is a Normal, of the training of a neural net, until the machine "Helen" becomes capable of passing a comprehensive exam in English literature, and of the epiphany when "Helen" shuts herself down – an action that could only be done if she were self aware. Age darkening of the page edges, and previous owner's details scribbled out at the top first page and somehow missed at the bottom of the first page. this is the first British edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [6], 330 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Science Fiction & Fantasy. ISBN: 0349107718. ISBN/EAN: 9780349107714. Inventory No: 0275911. . 9780349107714
  • Bookseller: Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 0275911
  • Title: Galatea 2.2
  • Author: Powers, Richard
  • Format/binding: Softcover (with flaps)
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good Condition
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0349107718
  • ISBN 13: 9780349107714
  • Publisher: Abacus
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1996
  • Keywords: BZDB2 Writers block artificial intelligence Literature & Literary; Science Fiction & Fantasy. Galatea 22


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