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The Exegesis of Philip K. Dick
Based on thousands of pages of typed and handwritten notes, journal entries, letters, and story sketches, The Exegesis of Philip K. Dick is the magnificent and imaginative final work of an author who dedicated his life to...
The Early Science Fiction of Philip K. Dick
This anthology presents short stories and novellas that originally appeared in pulp magazines of the early 1950s, including The Variable Man, Second Variety, Beyond the Door, The Defenders, and more.
Philip K. Dick: Valis and Later Novels
Following Philip K. Dick: Four Novels of the 1960s and its companion work Five Novels of the 1960s & 70s, this third and final volume gathers the best novels of Dick's final years, when religious revelation became a dominant...
Philip K. Dick Collection: Beyond Lies the Wub, The Defenders
Beyond Lies the Wub: Beyond Lies the Wub was Philip K. Dick's first published story and appeared in Planet Stories magazine. In it, a crew takes an alien aboard their ship but the alien's appearance belies its intelligence and...
Philip K Dick Reader
Selected Stories of Philip K. Dick
At work in each of these stories is Dick's uncanny ability to imagine bizarre new worlds in which human emotions play out with profound and arresting familiarity. Includes The Minority Report, Imposter, Roog, Beyond Lies the Wub,...
Human Is?: A Philip K. Dick Reader
The very best short fiction from the man whose stories are dominating Hollywood's creative output 25 years after his death.
The Philip K. Dick Collection
This boxed set includes all three Library of America volumes collecting Philip K. Dick's best science fiction novels: The Man in the High Castle - The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch - Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? ...
The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick
With this collection of stories, readers are drawn into a world with a mysterious twist, a sense of otherness that eludes description. This thought-provoking writing--part science fiction, part mystery, part fantasy--includes all...
Philip K. Dick: Four Novels of the 1960s
This Library of America volume brings together four of Dick's most original, mesmerizing, and surprising novels: The Man in the High Castle, The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch, Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, and ...
Philip K. Dick’s Electric Ant
FROM THE MIND OF LEGENDARY SCI-FI AUTHOR PHILIP K. DICK! Garson Poole had a pretty great life: good job, nice apartment, a sexy, flirtatious assistant. And then he wakes up in a hospital room...the doctors inform him that he's...
The Search for Philip K. Dick
Brilliant and charismatic, Philip K. Dick was known as a loyal friend, father, and husband, as well as a talented science fiction writer. Offering a perspective on the life of an important, prolific author, this biography uncovers...
Lost in Transit: The Strange Story of the Philip K Dick Android
In late January 2006, a young roboticist lost an overnight bag on an America West Airlines flight somewhere between Dallas and Las Vegas. In it was a fully-functional android head. It has never been recovered. This is its...
The Collected Stories of Philip K Dick
Since his untimely death in 1982, interest in Philip K. Dick's works has continued to grow, and his reputation has been enhanced by an expanding body of critical appreciation. This fifth and final volume of Dick's collected works...
Philip K. Dick
Presents a pocket-sized introduction to Philip K. Dick, known for Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep? - the novel which inspired Blade Runner . This book contains an introductory essay, reviews and analyses of Philip K Dick's...
Philip K. Dick and Philosophy
Science-fiction writer Philip K Dick (1928-1982) is the giant imagination behind popular culture - hit movies based directly on his writings, such as Blade Runner , Total Recall , Minority Report , and cult favorites such as A...
Philip K. Dick: Five Novels
This volume collects five novels that offer a breathtaking overview of the range of science-fiction master Philip K. Dick. The works include Martian Time-Slip; Dr. Bloodmoney, or How We Got Along After the Bomb; Now Wait for Last...
The Exegesis of Philip K. Dick
A great and calamitous sequence of arguments with the universe: poignant, terrifying, ludicrous, and brilliant. The Exegesis is the sort of book associated with legends and madmen, but Dick wasn't a legend and he wasn't mad. He...
I Think I am: Philip K. Dick
For years, noted writer Laurence A. Rickels often found himself compared to novelist Philip K. Dickthough in fact Rickels had never read any of the science fiction writers work. When he finally read his first Philip K.
Counterfeit Worlds: Philip K. Dick on Film
From Blade Runner to the forthcoming A Scanner Darkly (starring Keanu Reeves), via Total Recall, Screamers, Impostor, Paycheck and Tom Cruise in Minority Report, the legacy of science fiction writer Philip K. Dick has...
A Life of Philip K. Dick: The Man Who Remembered the Future
Philip K. Dick was a hugely influential writer who drew upon his own life to address the nature of drug abuse, paranoia, schizophrenia, and transcendental experiences of all kinds. He was a prolific author and many of his books...
A masterwork by Philip K. Dick, this is the final, expanded version of the novellla THE UNTELEPORTED MAN, which Dick worked on shortly before his death. In LIES, INC., fans of the science fiction legend will immediately recognise...
Divine Invasions: A Life of Philip K. Dick
The first full-scale biography of the brilliant writer who, working inside the science fiction field, created some of the most powerful and lasting visionary fiction of this century. This biography makes you like Philip K. Dick...
Philip K. Dick: Canonical Writer of the Digital Age
Looks beyond the received criticism and stereotypes attached to Philip K Dick and his work and shows that Philip K Dick is a serious and relevant philosophical and cultural thinker whose writing offer us important insights into...
Published to celebrate the life and work of Philip K. Dick, the bestselling author of BLADE RUNNER and MINORITY REPORT, on the twenty-fifth anniversary of his death
The Ganymede Takeover
Earth has been taken over by the Ganymedians, a race of telepathic worm-like aliens whose instinct for survival has overridden any human attempt to resist their rule. But there is one man who may have discovered a way to defeat...
Gather Yourselves Together
Three American workers are left behind in China by their employer, biding their time in an abandoned factory as the communists approach. As they while away the days, both the young and naive Carl Fitter and the older, worldly...
What If Our World is Their Heaven?: The Final Conversations of Philip K. Dick
In the field of science fiction, the work of Philip K Dick is unparalleled. His work formed the basis for the films Blade Runner , The Minority Report and Total Recall . Aimed at those interested in Dick's headlong pursuit of...
I Am Alive and You are Dead: A Journey Inside the Mind of Philip K. Dick
For his many devoted readers, Philip K. Dick is not only one
of the "one of the most valiant psychological explorers of the 20th
century" (The New York Times) but a source of divine
revelation. In the riveting style...
The Twisted Worlds of Philip K. Dick: a Reading of Twenty Ontologically Uncertain Novels
Philip K. Dick was one of the most popular science fiction novelists of the 20th century, but the contradictory and wily writer has troubled critics who attempt encompassing explanations of his work. This book examines Dick's...
Three Early Novels: The Man Who Japed, Dr. Futurity, Vulcan’s Hammer
At the beginning of his career, Philip K. Dick, whose later work won him widespread acclaim as the world's greatest science fiction writer, wrote a number of short novels which were published as paperback originals back-to-back in...
Architecture and Science-fiction Film: Philip K. Dick and the Spectacle of Home
The home is one of our most enduring human paradoxes and is brought to light tellingly in science-fiction (SF) writing and film. However, while similarities and crossovers between architecture and SF have proliferated throughout...
Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said
Altered reality, genetic enhancement and drugs combine to create one of the most popular and enduring science fiction novels from award-winning novelist Philip K. Dick.
The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch
When businessman Palmer Eldritch returned from a distant galaxy, he brought a gift for mankind - a drug capable of transporting people into an illusory world. For the colonists living out their term on Mars, here was the ultimate...
Understanding Philip K. Dick
Philip K Dick (1928-1982) reshaped 20th-century science fiction. Viewing his subject as foremost a novelist of ideas, this book surveys Dick's own tragicomic biography, his craft and career, and the recurrent ideas and themes that...
A Maze of Death
'Has been described as his single finest work' The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction
Time Out of Joint
An idea that predates both THE TRUMAN SHOW and THE MATRIX from one of SF's greats.
'An elusive and incomparable artist' Ursula K. Le Guin
The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch
Philip K. Dick is the bestselling author of MINORITY REPORT and BLADE RUNNER.
The Penultimate Truth
A masterly tale of political deception from the most significant writer of SF in the 20th century.
Philip K. Dick is the bestselling author of MINORITY REPORT and BLADE RUNNER
Beyond Lies the Wub
The first volume of the complete stories of the twentieth century's greatest SF author.
Flow, My Tears, the Policeman Said
Another classic novel from the world's greatest writer of science fiction
A classic tale of artificial worlds by one of the great SF writers
World War Terminus had left the Earth devastated. Through its ruins, bounty hunter Rick Deckard stalked, in search of the renegade replicants who were his prey. When he wasn't 'retiring' them with his laser weapon, he dreamed of...
A Scanner Darkly
One of Philip K. Dicks greatest novels
The fourth volume of collected stories of the twentieth century's greatest writer of science fiction
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
Philip K. Dick's classic SF novel, which was adapted as the film BLADE RUNNER.