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Author Queyssi, Laurent, author.

Title Philip K. Dick : a comics biography / [text by] Laurent Queyssi ; [illustrations by] Mauro Marchesi ; translation by Edward Gauvin ; lettering by Ortho.

Publication Info. New York : NBM Graphic Novels, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Graphic Novels    92 DICK,P QUE    DUE 09-07-20
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Language In English, translated from the French.
Note Translation of: Phil, une vie de Philip K. Dick.
"The improbable life of the author of Minority Report, Blade Runner, Electric Dreams and Total Recall!"--Cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary One of the greatest writers in science fiction history, Philip K. Dick is mostly remembered for such works as Blade Runner, Minority Report, and Total Recall. His dark, fascinating work centered on alternate universes and shifting realities in worlds often governed by monopolistic corporations and authoritarian governments. His own life story seems a tussle with reality, cycling through five marriages and becoming increasingly disjointed with fits of paranoia and hallucinations fueled by abuse of drugs meant to stabilize him. His dramatic story is presented unvarnished in this biography.
Subject Dick, Philip K.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre/Form Biographical comics.
Nonfiction comics.
Graphic novels.
Added Author Marchesi, Mauro, artist.
Gauvin, Edward, translator.
Added Title Phil, une vie de Philip K. Dick. English
ISBN 9781681121918 (hardcover)
1681121913 (hardcover)

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