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    Philip K[indred] Dick. Vulcan's Hammer. Boston: Gregg Press, 1979. First hardcover edition. Octavo, cloth. Text offset from that of the 1960 Ace edition. New introduction by Fax Goodlife. Circular embossed stamp of private owner on title page at lower right corner, a fine copy without dust jacket as issued.

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    A short novel expanded from a 1956 novelette of the same name about Vulcan 3, a giant computer to which humanity has acceded absolute power over the fate of the world. The machine is insane and kills whomever it perceives as a threat. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 274.



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