Identify Philip K. Dick book covers for a chance to win a copy of a trade paperback edition of Precious Artifacts: A Philip K. Dick Bibliography.
The three thumbnails below are details from different PKD book covers. Can you identify them?
Two books are given away:
- One winner will be drawn among all participants, so even if you have no clue, here is your chance to get a free copy of the book
- One winner will be randomly drawn among the correct responses. Increase your chances by identifying the covers
The contest will run, until June 17th, 2012.
Precious Artifacts Contest – Clues #1
The clues are two-leveled, behind the bibliographic information is hidden another clue.
A: Lord Running Clam, a famous Dick-head, would tell you that is a 1980 American edition by a publisher who published four PKD books that year, before it was bought by Random House.
B: This is a 1977 British edition. The deadly creature featured on the cover did not necessarily find its inspiration in the story, but rather in the title of the book.
C. This is a very British 1985 edition. Once you know the publication date it narrows down your choice from several hundred books to a handful.
Precious Artifacts Contest – Clues # 2
The artists of the three covers to identify are the following:
A. Richard Courtney.
B. It is not Ian Miller, but it could have been.
C. Chris Foss.
Precious Artifacts Contest – Clues # 3 (final)
One of the books is not a novel
The publishers of the three books are:
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