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Title: The Death of Grass Title Record # 21184
Author: John Christopher
Date: 1956-00-00
Type: NOVEL
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note: Made into 2 BBC radio plays and the movie "No Blade of Grass".
User Rating: 8.33 (3 votes) Including variants and translations: 7.75 (4 votes) Your vote: Not cast VOTE
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations Serializations Translated Serializations
Year Title
1956First appeared under this title in the US as a seven-part serial in the Saturday Evening Post, starting in the April 27, 1957 issue.
No Blade of Grass
Year Language Title
1958 Italian La peste verde
1959Translated by Gerhard Thebs
German Das Tal des Lebens
1973 Italian Morte dell'erba
1975Translated by Alain Dorémieux
French Terre brûlée
1976 Serbian Smrt trave [as by Džon Kristofer]
1980 Portuguese A Última Fome
1980Translation by Lars Derkert.
Swedish Svältdöden
1983Translation by Kari Nenonen.
Finnish Nälkäkuolema
Year Title
1957 No Blade of Grass (Part 1 of 7)
1957 No Blade of Grass (Part 2 of 7)
1957 No Blade of Grass (Part 3 of 7)
1957 No Blade of Grass (Part 4 of 7)
1957 No Blade of Grass (Part 5 of 7)
1957 No Blade of Grass (Part 6 of 7)
1957 No Blade of Grass (Part 7 of 7)
Year Language Title
1967 Italian Morte dell'erba (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 Death of Grass 1956-00-00 John Christopher Michael Joseph (Novels of Tomorrow)   10/6 231
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Trevor Denning Checkmark
The Death of Grass 1956-00-00 John Christopher Collins   C$2.75 159
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
No Blade of Grass 1957-04-00 John Christopher Simon & Schuster   $3.50 218
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Saturday Evening Post, April 27, 1957 1957-04-27 ed. Editors of The Saturday Evening Post     $0.15  
bedsheet?8.5" by 11.25" magazines, e.g. early issues of Amazing; or the 1942-43 issues of Astounding.
mag George Hughes  
The Saturday Evening Post, May 4, 1957 1957-05-04 ed. Editors of The Saturday Evening Post     $0.15  
bedsheet?8.5" by 11.25" magazines, e.g. early issues of Amazing; or the 1942-43 issues of Astounding.
mag John Falter  
The Saturday Evening Post, May 11, 1957 1957-05-11 ed. Editors of The Saturday Evening Post     $0.15  
bedsheet?8.5" by 11.25" magazines, e.g. early issues of Amazing; or the 1942-43 issues of Astounding.
mag Dick Sargent  
The Saturday Evening Post, May 18, 1957 1957-05-18 ed. Editors of The Saturday Evening Post     $0.15  
bedsheet?8.5" by 11.25" magazines, e.g. early issues of Amazing; or the 1942-43 issues of Astounding.
mag Thornton Utz  
The Saturday Evening Post, May 25, 1957 1957-05-25 ed. Editors of The Saturday Evening Post     $0.15 156
bedsheet?8.5" by 11.25" magazines, e.g. early issues of Amazing; or the 1942-43 issues of Astounding.
mag Thornton Utz  
The Saturday Evening Post, June 1, 1957 1957-06-01 ed. Editors of The Saturday Evening Post     $0.15  
bedsheet?8.5" by 11.25" magazines, e.g. early issues of Amazing; or the 1942-43 issues of Astounding.
mag Alajalov  
The Saturday Evening Post, June 8, 1957 1957-06-08 ed. Editors of The Saturday Evening Post     $0.15  
bedsheet?8.5" by 11.25" magazines, e.g. early issues of Amazing; or the 1942-43 issues of Astounding.
mag George Hughes  
The Death of Grass 1957-07-00 John Christopher The Science Fiction Book Club (UK) 27 4/6 230
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Death of Grass 1958-00-00 John Christopher Penguin Books 1300 2/6 185
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
No Blade of Grass 1958-05-00 John Christopher Pocket Books 1183 $0.25 184
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 Dunn Checkmark
No Blade of Grass 1958-06-00 John Christopher Simon & Schuster / SFBC   $1.15 182
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Paul Bacon Checkmark
La peste verde 1958-07-01 John Christopher Corriere della Sera   100 Lit 222
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
Das Tal des Lebens 1959-00-00 John Christopher Weiss   DM 7.80 253
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Death of Grass 1963-00-00 John Christopher Penguin Books 1300 3/- 185
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 John Griffiths  
No Blade of Grass 1967-06-00 John Christopher Avon S288 $0.60 190
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 Hector Garrido Checkmark
No Blade of Grass 1967-06-00 John Christopher Avon S288 C$0.60 190
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 Hector Garrido Checkmark
Urania #476 1967-12-03 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 476 250 Lit 168
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
The Death of Grass 1970-12-00 John Christopher Penguin Books 0-14-001300-8 £0.30 191
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 Dan Budnik Checkmark
Das Tal des Lebens 1971-02-00 John Christopher Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3228) 3228 DM 2.80 176
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 Atelier Heinrichs & Bachmann Checkmark
No Blade of Grass 1971-03-00 John Christopher Avon V2398 $0.75 190
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 Hector Garrido Checkmark
No Blade of Grass 1971-03-00 John Christopher Avon V2398 C$0.75 190
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 Hector Garrido Checkmark
The Death of Grass 1973-10-15 John Christopher Michael Joseph 0-7181-1141-9   231
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
Morte dell'erba 1973-12-01 John Christopher Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Oscar #506) 11381 750 Lit viii+
202
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  
Terre brûlée / L'hiver éternel 1975-05-06 John Christopher OPTA (Club du Livre d'Anticipation #55) 2-7201-0014-5   511
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Checkmark
No Blade of Grass 1975-07-00 John Christopher Equinox / Avon (SF Rediscovery #11) 0-380-00319-8 / 23903 $1.95 190
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 Michael Presley Checkmark
Smrt trave 1976-00-00 Džon Kristofer Jugoslavija (Kentaur #14)     164
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
Moma Marković?Moma Markovic
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The Death of Grass 1978-07-00 John Christopher Sphere Books 0-7221-2300-0 £0.85 222
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 Death of Grass 1979-00-00 John Christopher Sphere 0-7221-2299-3 £0.95 222
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
Terre brûlée 1979-00-00 John Christopher Le Livre de Poche (Le Livre de Poche - Science Fiction #7045) 2-253-02244-6   318
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 A. Choisnet Checkmark
A Última Fome 1980-00-00 John Christopher Publicações Europa-América (Livros de Bolso, série Ficção Científica #4)     171
unknown?The publication record was created from a secondary source and the publication format is unknown.
novel  
Svältdöden 1980-00-00 John Christopher B. Wahlström (Varning! #5) 91-32-50401-2   198
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  
Svältdöden 1980-00-00 John Christopher B. Wahlström (Varning! #5) 91-32-50402-0   198
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
No Blade of Grass 1980-05-00 John Christopher Avon 0-380-48009-3 $1.95 190
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 Michael Presley Checkmark
Morte dell'erba 1981-04-00 John Christopher Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Classici Urania #49) 19286-6 1,800 Lit 218
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 Death of Grass 1983-00-00 John Christopher Sphere 0-7221-2299-3 £1.75 222
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  
Nälkäkuolema 1983-00-00 John Christopher Kolmiokirja (Shokki #3) 951-9487-39-5   197
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 Death of Grass 1985-00-00 John Christopher Sphere 0-7221-2297-7 £2.25 222
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 Steve Crisp Checkmark
The Death of Grass 1988-00-00 John Christopher Sphere 0-7221-2297-7 £2.99 222
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 Steve Crisp Checkmark
The Death of Grass 2005-08-30 John Christopher Lightyear Press 0-89968-335-5    
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
Catastrophes 2006-01-05 Michel Demuth Omnibus (France) 2-258-06972-6 €25.5 viii+
814
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 Daniel Kvaniszcnicza  
Morte dell'erba 2006-08-00 John Christopher Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Urania Collezione #43) 43 €4.90 246
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 Franco Brambilla  
The Death of Grass 2009-04-02 John Christopher Penguin Books (Penguin Modern Classics) 978-0-14-119017-4 £8.99 xii+
195
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 Image 100 Checkmark
The Death of Grass 2009-04-02 John Christopher Penguin Books 978-0-14-119201-7 £5.49  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
The Death of Grass 2016-09-27 John Christopher The SYLE Press 978-1-911410-00-3 $10.00 224
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 Death of Grass 2016-10-04 John Christopher The SYLE Press 978-1-911410-01-0 $4.95  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
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