A Magical History of the Quest for Mechanical LifeBook - 2002
Living Dolls tells the story of humanity's age-old obsession with moving dolls and speaking robots, intelligent machines and bionic men - and it gives the history of ingenious inventors and their fantastical creations.
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2002.
Characteristics: xxvi, 278 p.,  p. of plates :,ill., ports. ;,21 cm.
Alternative Title: Edison's Eve : a magical history of the quest for mechanical life.