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Title: The Primal Urge Title Record # 119
Author: Brian W. Aldiss
Date: 1961-00-00
Type: NOVEL
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note: This novel was abridged and serialized as "Minor Operation" in New Worlds (1962).
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations Serializations
Year Title
1961 The Primal Urge [as by Brian Aldiss]
Year Language Title
1964 Italian La lampada del sesso
1985 German Es brennt ein Licht
1997 Italian La lampada dell'amore
Year Title
1962 Minor Operation (Part 1 of 3)
1962 Minor Operation (Part 2 of 3)
1962 Minor Operation (Part 3 of 3)

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Primal Urge 1961-00-00 Brian Aldiss Ballantine Books F 555 $0.50 191
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Richard Powers Checkmark
New Worlds Science Fiction, #119 June 1962-06-00 ed. John Carnell Nova Publications Ltd.   2/6 128
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Brian Lewis Checkmark
New Worlds Science Fiction, #120 July 1962-07-00 ed. John Carnell Nova Publications Ltd.   2/6 128
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Checkmark
New Worlds Science Fiction, #121 August 1962-08-00 ed. John Carnell Nova Publications Ltd.   2/6 128
digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
mag Checkmark
La lampada del sesso 1964-12-15 Brian W. Aldiss Casa Editrice La Tribuna (La Bussola SF #0)   0 Lit 254
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Rocco Borella Checkmark
The Primal Urge 1967-00-00 Brian Aldiss Sphere Books 10820 5/- 191
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel David Davies Checkmark
A Brian Aldiss Omnibus 1969-00-00 Brian W. Aldiss Sidgwick & Jackson 0-283-98052-4 £2.25 191+
191+
126
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni  
La lampada del sesso 1970-00-00 Brian W. Aldiss Casa Editrice La Tribuna (Science Fiction Book Club (Italy) #10)   1,050 Lit 254
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Rocco Borella Checkmark
The Primal Urge 1972-03-00 Brian W. Aldiss Sphere Books 10987 £0.30 190+
[1]
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Checkmark
The Primal Urge 1976-06-00 Brian Aldiss Panther 0-586-04380-2 £0.50 191
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Beverley le Barrow  
Es brennt ein Licht 1985-03-00 Brian W. Aldiss Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Allgemeine Reihe #13004) 3-404-13004-9 DM 6.80 254+
[1]
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Tim White Checkmark
La lampada dell'amore 1997-07-00 Brian W. Aldiss Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Classici Urania #244)   6,500 Lit 254
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Olivia De Berardinis  
The Primal Urge 2001-00-00 Brian Aldiss House of Stratus 0-7551-0059-X £6.99 221
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Derek Edwards  
The Primal Urge 2012-10-25 Brian Aldiss The Friday Project (The Brian Aldiss Collection) 978-0-00-748206-1 £9.99 200
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
The Primal Urge 2012-10-25 Brian Aldiss The Friday Project (The Brian Aldiss Collection) 978-0-00-748207-8 £3.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
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