In Pursuit of Valis: Selections from the Exegesis

Novato, California: Underwood-Miller, 1991.

Price: $150.00

Hardcover. First edition. Edited by Lawrence Sutin. Purple cloth cover. Fine in fine dustwrapper. The first publication of portions of the legendary Exegesis, most of which came from a series of spiritual visions.

Item #307020
ISBN: 0887330916

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In Pursuit of Valis: Selections from the Exegesis. Philip K. DICK.

Philip K. Dick
birth name: Philip Kindred Dick
born: 12/16/1928
died: 3/2/1982

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American science-fiction writer whose novels and short stories often depict the psychological struggles of characters trapped in illusory environments. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore

Collecting tips:

Philip K. Dick is something of a hot commodity these days. His novel Do Androids Dream of Electric Sleep? (1968), probably helped along because it is the basis for the popular film Blade Runner, seems to be his scarcest and most desirable title, with commensurately high prices. Even his later books, some of them widely remaindered, seem to sell quickly, albeit at modest prices. His 1962 Hugo Award-winning novel, The Man in the High Castle, is also hard to find in nice condition.

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