Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Summary and Analysis: Chapter 3

Philip K. Dick

Summary and Analysis: Chapter 3

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Harry Bryant: Police Inspector with the San Francisco Police Department.

Dave Holden: chief bounty hunter with the San Francisco Police Department.

Ann Marsten: Rick Deckard’s secretary.

Miss Wild: switchboard operator for the San Francisco Police Department who relays information to Deckard’s secretary.

Dr. McRae: veterinarian at the false animal shop where Rick Deckard purchased his ersatz sheep.

Summary
On his way to work, Deckard stops to window shop at a large pet store where a rare and, thus, expensive ostrich is for sale in the window. Deckard admires the ostrich, but he knows that he isn’t able to...

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