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Four novels of the 1960s

Author: Philip K Dick; Jonathan Lethem
Publisher: New York : The Library of America, 2007
Series: Philip K. Dick collection; Library of America, 173
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This Library of America volume brings together four of Dick's most original novels. The Man in the High Castle (1962), which won the Hugo Award, describes an alternate world in which Japan and Germany have won World War II and America is divided into separate occupation zones. The dizzying The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch (1965) posits a future in which competing hallucinogens proffer different brands of  Read more...
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip K Dick; Jonathan Lethem
ISBN: 9781598530094 1598530097
OCLC Number: 475302080
Description: 830 s. ; 21 cm
Contents: The man in the high castle --
The three stigmata of Palmer Eldritch --
Do androids dream of electric sheep? --
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Series Title: Philip K. Dick collection; Library of America, 173
Other Titles: Værker
4 novels of the 1960s
Responsibility: Philip K. Dick ; [Jonathan Lethem selected the contents and wrote the notes]

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This Library of America volume brings together four of Dick's most original novels. The Man in the High Castle (1962), which won the Hugo Award, describes an alternate world in which Japan and Germany have won World War II and America is divided into separate occupation zones. The dizzying The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch (1965) posits a future in which competing hallucinogens proffer different brands of virtual reality, and an interplanetary drug tycoon can transform himself into a godlike figure transcending even physical death

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