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Title: Introduction: How to Build a Universe That Doesn't Fall Apart Two Days Later

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Title: Introduction: How to Build a Universe That Doesn't Fall Apart Two Days Later Title Record # 118807
Author: Philip K. Dick
Date: 1985-07-00
Type: ESSAY
Language: English
Note: Lawrence Sutin states in The Shifting Realities of Philip K. Dick that this "was written as a speech but was likely never delivered."
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Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1985 How to Build a Universe That Doesn't Fall Apart Two Days Later
Year Language Title
1988 Italian Come Costruire Un Universo Che Non Cada A Pezzi In Due Giorni
2000Translated by Peter A. Schmidt.
German Wie man eine Welt baut, die nicht nach zwei Tagen wieder auseinanderfällt
2015Translated by Christophe Wall-Romana
French Comment construire un univers qui ne tombe pas en morceaux au bout de deux jours

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
I Hope I Shall Arrive Soon 1985-07-00 Philip K. Dick Doubleday 0-385-19567-2 $12.95 179
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Cathy Canzani Checkmark
I Hope I Shall Arrive Soon 1986-02-00 Philip K. Dick Gollancz 0-575-03578-1 £8.95 179
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
I Hope I Shall Arrive Soon 1986-05-00 Philip K. Dick Gollancz 0-575-03578-1 £9.95 179
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
I Hope I Shall Arrive Soon 1987-09-00 Philip K. Dick St. Martin's Press 0-312-90838-5 $3.50 202
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Paul Lehr Checkmark
I Hope I Shall Arrive Soon 1988-02-00 Philip K. Dick Grafton 0-586-07415-5 £2.95 220
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Chris Foss Checkmark
Urania #1068 1988-02-14 ed. Gianni Montanari Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 1068 3,500 Lit 160
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Karel Thole  
The Shifting Realities of Philip K. Dick: Selected Literary and Philosophical Writings 1995-01-00 Philip K. Dick Pantheon Books 0-679-42644-2 $27.50 xxix+
350
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
non-fic Nicole Olivieri Panter Checkmark
Der Rabe, #59 2000-00-01 ed. Heiko Arntz, Gerd Haffmans Haffmans 3-251-10059-9 DM 16.00 260
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
mag Martin Schwarz Checkmark
Der Philip K. Dick Companion 2008-01-00 Heiko Arntz Zweitausendeins (Haffmans Verlag bei Zweitausendeins) 978-3-86150-803-8   95
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
non-fic Urs Jakob  
Der Philip K. Dick Companion 2012-08-00 Heiko Arntz Zweitausendeins (Haffmans Verlag bei Zweitausendeins) 978-3-86150-803-8   95
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
non-fic Urs Jakob Checkmark
Si ce monde vous déplaît... et autres essais 2015-04-00 Philip K. Dick Editions de l'éclat (L'éclat/poche #6) 978-2-84162-365-5 €8.00 230
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
non-fic Patricia Farazzi Checkmark
The Shifting Realities of Philip K. Dick: Selected Literary and Philosophical Writings date unknown Philip K. Dick Vintage Books 0-679-74787-7 $13.00 xxix+
350
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
non-fic Heidi North Checkmark
The Shifting Realities of Philip K. Dick: Selected Literary and Philosophical Writings date unknown Philip K. Dick Vintage Books 0-679-74787-7 $13.95 xxix+
350
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
non-fic Heidi North Checkmark
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