Time Out of Joint

by Philip K. Dick

Ragle Gumm has a unique job: every day he wins a newspaper contest. And when he isn't consulting his charts and tables, he enjoys his life in a small town in 1959. At least, that's what he thinks. But then strange things start happening. He finds a phone book where all the numbers have been disconnected, and a magazine article about a famous starlet he's never heard of named Marilyn Monroe.

Plus, everyday objects are beginning to disappear and are replaced by strips of paper with words written on them like "bowl of flowers" and "soft drink stand." When Ragle skips town to try to find the cause of these bizarre occurrences, his discovery could make him question everything he has ever known.

Year First Published:1959

Genres, Series & More

 

Purchase New*



Ebook

My Must Reads


Paperback

Bookshop.org

 

Purchase Used & Rare*


Time Out of Joint
Format: Softcover
ISBN: 9780440188605      ISBN 10: 0440188601
Publisher: Dell Books  1979

Min Price: $9.50
Max Price: $20.90
Median Price: $15.20
# Books: 4

Time Out of Joint
Format: Softcover
ISBN: 9780312944278      ISBN 10: 0312944276
Publisher: Bluejay Books  1984

Min Price: $7.95
Max Price: $99.12
Median Price: $13.86
# Books: 16

Time Out of Joint
Format: Softcover
ISBN: 9780881843521      ISBN 10: 0881843520
Publisher: Carroll & Graf  1987

Min Price: $5.00
Max Price: $64.70
Median Price: $9.98
# Books: 12

Time Out of Joint
Format: Softcover
ISBN: 9780140171730      ISBN 10: 0140171738
Publisher: Penguin Books  1994

Min Price: $0.00
Max Price: $17.17
Median Price: $5.00
# Books: 3

Time Out of Joint
Format: Softcover
ISBN: 9780375719271      ISBN 10: 037571927X
Publisher: Vintage Books  2002

Min Price: $6.00
Max Price: $223.09
Median Price: $23.00
# Books: 14

Time Out of Joint
Format: Softcover
ISBN: 9780575074583      ISBN 10: 0575074582
Publisher: Orion  2003

Min Price: $8.34
Max Price: $73.51
Median Price: $13.69
# Books: 11

Time Out of Joint
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780547572581      ISBN 10: 0547572581
Publisher: Mariner Books  2012

Min Price: $4.02
Max Price: $75.03
Median Price: $14.60
# Books: 37

 


Also by Philip K. Dick



Also from 1959


* The Vintage Library receives a small affiliate fee for all qualified sales from our product providers.
We appreciate your support!