VALIS (Valis Trilogy)

VALIS (Valis Trilogy)

Philip K. Dick


“Dick is likely one of the ten most sensible American writers of the 20 th century, that is asserting much. Dick was once a type of Kafka steeped in LSD and rage.”—Roberto Bolaño

What is VALIS? this query is on the middle of Philip okay. Dick’s ground-breaking novel, and the 1st publication in his defining trilogy. while a beam of crimson mild starts giving a schizophrenic guy named Horselover fats (who simply may additionally be often called Philip okay. Dick) visions of an alternative Earth the place the Roman Empire nonetheless reigns, he needs to come to a decision no matter if he's loopy, or even if a godlike entity is exhibiting him the real nature of the area.

VALIS is crucial examining for any actual Philip ok. Dick fan, a singular that Roberto Bolaño known as “more traumatic than any novel via [Carson] McCullers.” by means of the top, like Dick himself, you can be left pondering what's genuine, what's fiction, and simply what the fee is for divine notion.

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