Second Variety (1991 collection)


Second Variety (1991 collection)

Infobox Book
name = Second Variety
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image_caption = Cover of the first edition
author = Philip K. Dick
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country = United States
language = English
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genre = Science fiction short stories
publisher = Citadel Twilight
release_date = 1991
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media_type = Print (Paperback)
pages = 414 pp
isbn = ISBN 0-8065-1226-1
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"Second Variety" is a collection of science fiction stories by Philip K. Dick. It was first published by Citadel Twilight in 1991 and reprints Volume III of "The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick" with the addition of the story "Second Variety". Many of the stories had originally appeared in the magazines "If", "Science Fiction Adventures", "Science Fiction Stories", "Orbit", "Fantasy and Science Fiction", "Imagination", "Future", "Galaxy Science Fiction", "Beyond Fantasy Fiction", "Satellite", "Science Fiction Quarterly", "Imaginative Tales" and "Space Science Fiction".

Contents

* Introduction, by John Brunner
* "Fair Game"
* "The Hanging Stranger"
* "The Eyes Have It"
* "The Golden Man"
* "The Turning Wheel"
* "The Last of the Masters"
* "The Father-Thing"
* "Strange Eden"
* "Tony and the Beetles"
* "Null-O"
* "To Serve the Master"
* "Exhibit Piece"
* "The Crawlers"
* "Sales Pitch"
* "Shell Game"
* "Upon the Dull Earth"
* "Foster, You’re Dead"
* "Pay for the Printer"
* "War Veteran"
* "The Chromium Fence"
* "Misadjustment"
* "A World of Talent"
* "Psi-Man Heal My Child!"
* "Second Variety"
* 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/t173.htm#A19462
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accessdate = 2008-01-12


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