We Can Remember It for You Wholesale

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Citadel Press, Apr 1, 2002 - Fiction - 381 pages
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Many thousands of readers consider Philip K. Dick the greatest science fiction mind on any planet. Since his untimely death in 1982, interest in Dick's works has continued to mount and his reputation has been further enhanced by a growing body of critical attention. The Philip K. Dick Award is now given annually to a distinguished work of science fiction, and the Philip K. Dick Society is devoted to the study and promulgation of his works.

This collection includes all of the writer's earliest short and medium-length fiction (including some previously unpublished stories) covering the years 1952-1955. These fascinating stories include We Can Remember It for You Wholesale, The Cookie Lady, The World She Wanted, and many others.

"A useful acquisition for any serious SF library or collection." -- Kirkus Reviews

"The collected stories of Philip K. Dick is awe inspiring." -- The Washington Post

"More than anyone else in the field, Mr. Dick really puts you inside people's minds." -- Wall Street Journal

 

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User Review  - Overstock.com

This is part of a 5volume series of Philip K. Dicks short fiction. This book covers stories written from August 1953 to April 1954. Unfortunately a few of the stories are not in chronological order ... Read full review

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User Review  - kristianbrigman - LibraryThing

I like PKD's novels, but I love his short stories. This one doesn't disappoint. Only wish I could get some of the other volumes now. Read full review

Contents

I
7
II
15
III
21
IV
35
V
53
VI
83
VII
93
VIII
109
XV
207
XVI
221
XVII
237
XVIII
249
XIX
257
XX
269
XXI
289
XXII
299

IX
119
X
129
XI
141
XII
155
XIII
171
XIV
191
XXIII
311
XXIV
327
XXV
341
XXVI
355
XXVII
367
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Phillip Kindred Dick was an American science fiction writer best known for his psychological portrayals of characters trapped in illusory environments. Born in Chicago, Illinois, on December 16, 1928, Dick worked in radio and studied briefly at the University of California at Berkeley before embarking on his writing career. His first novel, Solar Lottery, was published in 1955. In 1963, Dick won the Hugo Award for his novel, The Man in the High Castle. He also wrote a series of futuristic tales about artificial creatures on the loose; notable of these was Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, which was later adapted into film as Blade Runner. Dick also published several collections of short stories. He died of a stroke in Santa Ana, California, in 1982.

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