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Title: Midsummer Century

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Title: Midsummer Century Title Record # 21819
Author: James Blish
Date: 1972-04-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novella
Language: English
Note: May or may not have been revised and expanded from the magazine publication; at least, the book publication has around 34,000 words and thus is a novella by ISFDB standards
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1973Translated by H. J. Oolbekkink
Dutch In Gevecht met de Vogels
1974Translated by Yoma Cap
German Zeit der Vögel
1975Translated by Anne Baronian
French Le siècle de l'éternel été
1995Translated by António Porto
Portuguese A era das aves

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
5 1973 Locus Best Novella

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, April 1972 1972-04-00 ed. Edward L. Ferman Mercury Press, Inc.   $0.75 148
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 Judith Blish Checkmark
Midsummer Century 1972-05-00 James Blish Doubleday   $4.95 106
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap Emanuel Schongut Checkmark
Midsummer Century 1972-06-00 James Blish Doubleday / SFBC 2946 $1.49 110
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap Emanuel Schongut Checkmark
In Gevecht met de Vogels 1973-00-00 James Blish Born (Born SF #53) 90-283-0363-4   159
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.
chap Alex Jagtenberg Checkmark
Midsummer Century 1973-09-00 James Blish Faber and Faber 0-571-10330-8 £1.60 106
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap Emanuel Schongut Checkmark
Midsummer Century 1974-02-00 James Blish DAW Books (DAW Collectors #89) UQ1094 $0.95 159
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.
coll Josh Kirby Checkmark
Midsummer Century 1974-02-00 James Blish DAW Books / New American Library of Canada UQ1094 C$0.95 159
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.
coll Josh Kirby Checkmark
Zeit der Vögel 1974-03-00 James Blish Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3381) 3-453-30258-3 DM 2.80 124
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.
chap Dieter Ziegenfeuter Checkmark
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction: A Special 25th Anniversary Anthology 1974-08-00 ed. Edward L. Ferman Doubleday 0-385-08221-5 $7.95 326
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction: A Special 25th Anniversary Anthology 1975-00-00 ed. Edward L. Ferman Robson Books 0-903895-35-8 £3.25 [10]+
326
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Timothy Jaques Checkmark
Midsummer Century 1975-02-00 James Blish Arrow Books 0-09-909720-6 £0.35 106
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.
chap Chris Foss Checkmark
Le siècle de l'éternel été 1975-05-22 James Blish Albin Michel (Albin Michel - Super-Fiction #3) 2-226-00193-X   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.
chap Checkmark
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction: A Special 25th Anniversary Anthology 1977-03-00 ed. Edward L. Ferman Ace Books 0-441-05460-9 $1.95 x+
433
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.
anth Paul Alexander Checkmark
Welten der Zukunft: Chroniken aus Raum und Zeit Band 10 1986-03-00 Wolfgang Jeschke Heyne (Welten der Zukunft / Chroniken der Zukunft #10) 3-453-31279-1 DM 10.00 556
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 Karel Thole Checkmark
A era das aves 1995-00-00 James Blish Livros do Brasil (Argonauta #454) 972-38-1436-6   178
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.
chap  
Midsummer Century 2011-09-00 James Blish Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-10413-6 £4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap  
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