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PHILIP DICK~Transmigration of Timothy Archer~Author's Galleys of 1st Ed + LETTER
1982. Condition: Very Good. AUTHOR : PHILIP K. DICK TITLE : THE TRANSMIGRATION OF TIMOTHY ARCHER Publisher : Timescape / Simon and Schuster, 1982 These are the author's galleys of the first edition of this excellent novel by Philip K. Dick, which is the last one that he completed before his death in March 1982. The novel was published two months later, in May 1982. The unbound sheets measure 8.5" x 14" and have been folded in half. Twenty sheets are missing, perhaps because the author made corrections and then mailed them back to the publisher. Included are the letter from the publisher to the author and the original mailing envelope. Accompanying these galleys is the carbon copy of a two-page typed letter from Dick to Russell Galen, his agent at the Scott Meredith Literary Agency. This letter does not appear in The Selected Letters of Philip K. Dick. Because this is the copy that Dick retained for his files, the letter is not signed. In the letter, Dick lists multiple corrections to be made to his manuscript. I have not attempted to confirm whether the corrections enumerated by Dick in his letter correspond to the missing galley sheets because I did not want to handle the galleys to the degree necessary. It may be that the corrections refer to the page numbers of the manuscript rather than of these galleys. Also included is the sender's copy of the Express Mail shipping label used to send the selected pages for the corrections to Galen, which Dick retained together with his copy of the cover letter. The shipping label has been printed in Dick's hand. If you have any questi … [Click Below for Full Description]
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