DO ANDROIDS DREAM OF ELECTRIC SHEEP?
Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1968. Octavo, cloth. First edition. In a depleted world, where android animals are marketed to help expiate the guilt people experience because the real ones have been largely exterminated, the protagonist must hunt down androids illegally imported from Mars. A 1968 Nebula nominee. "A key novel in Dick's canon." - Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-326. Basis for the feature film "Blade Runner," directed by Ridley Scott. Pringle, Science Fiction the Best 100 Novels 55. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, Additions. Slight darkening to interior gutter margins (from glue degradation), some foxing to top page edges, a fine copy in a a nearly fine dust jacket with a touch of shelf wear to spine ends, two tiny tears to base of rear panel, touch of age darkening to rear panel, spine panel lettering shows slight color fade, thin tanned line to front panel in image. An attractive copy of a uncommon book in commerce. (30385). Item #30385