"The Last of the Masters"

Title"The Last of the Masters"
Year for Search1954
AuthorsDick, Philip K[indred](1928-82)
Secondary TitleOrbit Science Fiction
Volume / Edition 1.5
Pagination32-57
Date Published[November-December 1954]
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Conflict between the last of the robots that had dominated an authoritarian system and the anarchist league that overthrew them.

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Rpt. in Robots, Androids, and Mechanical Oddities: The Science Fiction of Philip K. Dick. Ed. Patricia Warrick and Martin H[arry] Greenberg (Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1984), 103-28; in The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick. Volume 3 The Father-Thing (Los Angeles, CA/Columbia, PA: Underwood/Miller, 1987), 75-99. The paperback edition has it in The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick. Volume 3 Second Variety (New York: Citadel Twilight, 1991), 75-99; in The Complete Stories of Philip K. Dick Volume Three: Upon the Dull Earth [1953-1954]. Burton, MI: Subterranean Press, 2012), 93-122; and illus. Blair Gauntt in AnarchoSF: Science Fiction and the Stateless Society [Cover adds Volume 1]. Ed. Dana Rich (Victor, IA: Obsolete Press, 2014), 93-124

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Merril

Author Note

(1928-82)

Full Text

1954 Dick, Philip K[indred] (1928-82). “The Last of the Masters.” Orbit Science Fiction (New York) 1.5 ([November-December 1954]): 32-57. Rpt. in Robots, Androids, and Mechanical Oddities: The Science Fiction of Philip K. Dick. Ed. Patricia Warrick and Martin H[arry] Greenberg (Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1984), 103-28; in The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick. Volume 3 The Father-Thing (Los Angeles, CA/Columbia, PA: Underwood/Miller, 1987), 75-99. The paperback edition has it in The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick. Volume 3 Second Variety (New York: Citadel Twilight, 1991), 75-99; in The Complete Stories of Philip K. Dick Volume Three: Upon the Dull Earth [1953-1954]. Burton, MI: Subterranean Press, 2012), 93-122; and illus. Blair Gauntt in AnarchoSF: Science Fiction and the Stateless Society [Cover adds Volume 1]. Ed. Dana Rich (Victor, IA: Obsolete Press, 2014), 93-124. Merril, PSt

Conflict between the last of the robots that had dominated an authoritarian system and the anarchist league that overthrew them.