The Little Black Box (collection)


The Little Black Box (collection)

Infobox Book
name = The Little Black Box
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image_caption = Dust-jacket from the first edition
author = Philip K. Dick
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country = United Kingdom
language = English
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genre = Science fiction short stories
publisher = Gollancz
release_date = 1990
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media_type = Print (Hardback)
pages = 395 pp
isbn = ISBN 0-575-04845-X
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"The Little Black Box" is a collection of science fiction stories by Philip K. Dick. It was first published by Gollancz in 1990 and reprints Volume V of "The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick". It had not previously been published as a stand-alone volume. Many of the stories had originally appeared in the magazines "Worlds of Tomorrow", "Galaxy Science Fiction", "Amazing Stories", "Fantasy and Science Fiction", "Famous Science Fiction", "Niekas", "Rolling Stone College Papers", "Interzone", "Playboy", "Omni" and "The Yuba City High Times".

Contents

* Introduction, by Thomas M. Disch
* "The Little Black Box"
* "The War with the Fnools"
* "A Game of Unchance"
* "Precious Artifact"
* "Retreat Syndrome"
* "A Terran Odyssey"
* "Your Appointment Will Be Yesterday"
* "Holy Quarrel"
* "We Can Remember It for You Wholesale"
* "Not By Its Cover"
* "Return Match"
* "Faith of Our Fathers"
* "The Story to End All Stories for Harlan Ellison’s Anthology Dangerous Visions"
* "The Electric Ant"
* "Cadbury, the Beaver Who Lacked"
* "A Little Something for Us Tempunauts"
* "The Pre-Persons"
* "The Eye of the Sibyl"
* "The Day Mr. Computer Fell out of its Tree"
* "The Exit Door Leads In"
* "Chains of Air, Web of Aether"
* "Strange Memories of Death"
* "I Hope I Shall Arrive Soon"
* "Rautavaara's Case"
* "The Alien Mind"
* Notes

References

*cite web
last = Brown
first = Charles N.
authorlink = Charles N. Brown
coauthors = William G. Contento
title = The Locus Index to Science Fiction (1984-1998)
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url = http://www.locusmag.com/index/b136.htm#A1817.73
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accessdate = 2008-01-12


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