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Title: The Drought Title Record # 186731
Author: J. G. Ballard
Date: 1964-08-00
Type: NOVEL
Language: English
Note: "The Burning World" is a significantly abridged version of "The Drought".
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations Translated Serializations
Year Title
1964 "The Burning World" is an abridged version of "The Drought".
The Burning World
Year Language Title
1967 Dutch De Brandende Aarde
1968Translated by Wulf H. Bergner
German Welt in Flammen
1975Translated by Claude Darner
French Sécheresse
1984Translated by Maria Gridling
German Die Dürre
1984Translated by Maria Gridling
German Wasser oder Die Dürre
1989 Italian Terra bruciata [as by James G. Ballard]
Year Language Title
1966 Italian Terra bruciata (Complete Novel)

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Burning World 1964-08-00 J. G. Ballard Berkley Medallion F961 $0.50 160
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
The Drought 1965-00-00 J. G. Ballard Jonathan Cape   21/- 252
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel David Fawcett Checkmark
Urania #417 1966-01-02 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 417 200 Lit 160
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 Karel Thole Checkmark
De Brandende Aarde 1967-00-00 J. G. Ballard Meulenhoff (M=SF #6) 6 ƒ2.90 189
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 Ruurd Groot , Frank Stoovelaar Checkmark
Welt in Flammen 1968-02-00 J. G. Ballard Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3114) 3114 DM 2.80 174+
[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 Karl Stephan Checkmark
The Drought 1968-05-00 J. G. Ballard Penguin Books 2753 3/6 176
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 Hollis  
Supernova! 1974-03-00 Isaac Asimov, J. G. Ballard, Robert A. Heinlein Meulenhoff (M=SF #68) 90-290-0087-2   468
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.
omni  
The Drought 1974-04-00 J. G. Ballard Penguin Books 0-14-002753-X £0.30 175+
[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 David Pelham Checkmark
Supernova! 1974-11-00 Isaac Asimov, J. G. Ballard, Robert A. Heinlein Meulenhoff (M=SF #68) 90-290-0087-2   468
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.
omni Checkmark
Sécheresse 1975-09-00 J. G. Ballard Casterman (Autres temps, autres mondes) 2-203-22702-8   257
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 Michel Gayout Checkmark
Sécheresse 1977-00-00 J. G. Ballard Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Science Fiction #7005) 2-253-01586-5   316
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 Rivière Checkmark
The Drought 1977-03-00 J. G. Ballard Penguin Books (US) 0-14-002753-X $1.95 176
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 Pelham Checkmark
The Drought 1978-06-00 J. G. Ballard Triad / Panther 0-586-04504-X £0.80 188
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 Chris Foss Checkmark
Urania #788 1979-06-17 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 788 900 Lit 176
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 Karel Thole  
De Brandende Aarde 1980-00-00 J. G. Ballard Meulenhoff (Meesters van de Science Fiction #2) 90-290-1144-0   192
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Peter Elson Checkmark
Die Dürre 1984-00-00 J. G. Ballard Suhrkamp (Phantastische Bibliothek #116) 3-518-37475-3 DM 9.00 188
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 Tom Breuer Checkmark
The Drought 1984-09-00 J. G. Ballard Jonathan Cape 0-224-60952-1 £8.95 252
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Drought 1985-00-00 J. G. Ballard Triad Granada 0-586-04504-X £3.50  
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 James Marsh  
Sécheresse 1986-05-21 J. G. Ballard Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5229) 2-266-01747-0   221
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 W. Siudmak Checkmark
Terra bruciata 1989-01-11 James G. Ballard Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Oscar #2087) 88-04-31964-X 8,000 Lit 234
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 Karel Thole  
The Drought 1990-03-00 J. G. Ballard Paladin 0-586-08996-9 £3.99 188
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 James Marsh  
Zeit endet oder Die Elemente 1991-03-00 J. G. Ballard Heyne (Bibliothek der Science Fiction Literatur #82) 3-453-04515-7 DM 19.80 734
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.
omni Oliviero Berni Checkmark
The Drought 1993-10-00 J. G. Ballard Flamingo / HarperCollins 0-586-08996-9 £5.99 188
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 Larry Rostant  
The Drought 2001-04-00 J. G. Ballard Flamingo (Flamingo Sixties Classic) 0-00-711518-0 £4.99 vi+
232
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  
The Drought 2002-04-00 J. G. Ballard Flamingo 0-586-08996-9 £6.99 232
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 Drought 2008-00-00 J. G. Ballard Harper Perennial (UK) 978-0-586-08996-5 £7.99 vi+
233+
12
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 designedbydavid.co.uk Checkmark
The Drought 2009-10-29 J. G. Ballard Fourth Estate 978-0-00-732183-4 £6.05  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
The Drought 2012-03-05 J. G. Ballard W. W. Norton & Company 978-0-393-34045-7 $14.95 192
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 Drought 2012-03-05 J. G. Ballard Liveright 978-0-87140-472-5 $14.95  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
The Drought 2012-04-16 J. G. Ballard Liveright 978-0-87140-401-5 $14.95 237
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 Matthew Brandt  
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