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Title: The Drowned World Title Record # 3568
Author: J. G. Ballard
Date: 1962-08-00
Type: NOVEL
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
User Rating: 8.57 (7 votes) Including variants and translations: 8.50 (8 votes) Your vote: Not cast VOTE
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Other Titles

Translations Translated Serializations
Year Language Title
1964Translated by Marie-France Desmoulin
French Le monde englouti
1964Translated by Fernando M. Sesén.
Spanish Mundo sumergido
1966 Portuguese Cataclismo Solar
1966Translated by Francisco Abelenda.
Spanish El mundo sumergido
1968 Dutch De Verdronken Aarde
1970Translated by Inge Wiskott
German Karneval der Alligatoren
1970 German Karneval der Alligatoren [as by James Graham Ballard]
1976 Serbian Potopljeni svet [as by Dž. G. Balard]
1977 Italian Deserto d'acqua [as by James G. Ballard]
1981 Italian Deserto d'acqua
1990Hungarian translation: Damokos Katalin
Hungarian Vízbe fúlt világ
2008Translated by Joachim Körber.
German Paradiese der Sonne
Year Language Title
1963 Italian Deserto d'acqua (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 Drowned World 1962-08-00 J. G. Ballard Berkley Medallion F655 $0.50 158
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 Drowned World 1963-01-00 J. G. Ballard Gollancz   15/- 175
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
Urania #311 1963-06-30 ed. Carlo Fruttero Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 311 150 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 Checkmark
Mundo sumergido 1964-00-00 J. G. Ballard Vértice (Galaxia #20)     222
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 Alberto Pujolar  
Le monde englouti 1964-00-00 J. G. Ballard Denoël (Présence du Futur #74)     243
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 Drowned World 1964-02-00 J. G. Ballard The Science Fiction Book Club (UK) 82 6/- 175
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel John Griffiths  
The Drowned World & The Wind from Nowhere 1965-00-00 J. G. Ballard Doubleday   $4.50 316
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Thomas Chibbaro Checkmark
The Drowned World 1965-01-00 J. G. Ballard Penguin Books 2229 3/6 170+
[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 Yves Tanguy Checkmark
The Drowned World & The Wind from Nowhere 1965-03-00 J. G. Ballard Doubleday / SFBC   $1.20 316
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Thomas Chibbaro Checkmark
Cataclismo Solar 1966-00-00 J. G. Ballard Livros do Brasil (Argonauta #109)     203
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 Lima de Freitas  
El mundo sumergido 1966-00-00 J. G. Ballard Minotauro (Ciencia-Ficción (Minotauro) #21)     184
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 Drowned World 1966-07-00 J. G. Ballard Berkley Medallion F1266 $0.50 158
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 Drowned World 1968-00-00 J. G. Ballard Penguin Books 2229 3/6 171
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 Checkmark
De Verdronken Aarde 1968-00-00 J. G. Ballard Meulenhoff (M=SF #15) 15 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 Frank Stoovelaar , Ruurd Groot Checkmark
Karneval der Alligatoren 1970-00-00 J. G. Ballard Marion von Schröder (Science Fiction & Fantastica) 3-547-71153-3 DM 12.00 198
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 Klaus Kammerichs , Heinz Edelmann Checkmark
Karneval der Alligatoren 1972-09-00 J. G. Ballard Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3308) 3308 DM 2.80 144
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 C. A. M. Thole Checkmark
Le monde englouti 1973-02-26 J. G. Ballard Denoël (Présence du Futur #74)     243
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 Drowned World 1974-04-00 J. G. Ballard Penguin Books 0-14-002229-5 Ł0.30 171
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
Urania #648 1974-07-07 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 648 400 Lit 144
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  
The Drowned World 1976-00-00 J. G. Ballard Penguin Books (US) 0-14-002229-5 $1.95 171
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
Potopljeni svet 1976-00-00 Dž. G. Balard Jugoslavija (Kentaur #11)     140
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
Vasko Taškovski?Vasko Taskovski
Vasko Tashkovski
Checkmark
Quando crollano le metropoli 1977-02-00 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Omnibus) 13369 6,000 Lit 460
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Karel Thole  
Millemondiestate 1981: Tre romanzi completi di J. G. Ballard 1981-05-00 J. G. Ballard Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Millemondi #19)   4,000 Lit 464
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 Karel Thole  
The Drowned World 1981-09-00 J. G. Ballard Dragon's Dream 0-8256-9571-6 $24.95 158
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel Dick French Checkmark
The Drowned World 1981-09-00 J. G. Ballard Dragon's Dream / Quick Fox 0-8256-9565-1 $14.95 158
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 Dick French  
Karneval der Alligatoren 1982-08-00 James Graham Ballard Heyne (Bibliothek der Science Fiction Literatur #11) 3-453-30802-6 DM 5.80 203+
[3]
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 Oliviero Berni Checkmark
The Drowned World 1983-00-00 J. G. Ballard J. M. Dent (Everyman Fiction) 0-460-02257-1 Ł2.50 175
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 Nick Hardcastle Checkmark
The Drowned World 1987-06-00 J. G. Ballard Carroll & Graf 0-88184-324-5 $3.95 175
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 McKeveny Checkmark
Karneval der Alligatoren 1988-00-00 J. G. Ballard Suhrkamp (Phantastische Bibliothek #191) 3-518-37873-2 DM 10.00 148
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  
Le monde englouti 1989-09-19 J. G. Ballard J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Science Fiction) 2-277-22667-X   250
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 Pierre Cavalleiro Checkmark
Vízbe fúlt világ 1990-00-00 J. G. Ballard
Móra Ferenc Ifjúsági Könyvkiadó?Mora Ferenc Ifjusagi Konyvkiado
(
Galaktika Fantasztikus Könyvek?Galaktika Fantasztikus Konyvek
)
963-11-6674-0   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 Checkmark
The Drowned World 1992-08-00 J. G. Ballard J. M. Dent (Everyman Fiction) 0-460-02257-1 Ł3.50 175
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 Nick Hardcastle  
The Drowned World 1993-03-00 J. G. Ballard Phoenix 1-85799-026-9 Ł4.99 175
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 Henri Rousseau Checkmark
The Drowned World 1997-11-00 J. G. Ballard Indigo 0-575-40129-X Ł5.99 175
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 Gary Day-Ellison  
The Drowned World 1999-09-00 J. G. Ballard Millennium / Orion (Millennium / Gollancz SF Masterworks #17) 1-85798-883-3 Ł6.99 175
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 Chris Moore Checkmark
The Drowned World 2000-00-00 J. G. Ballard Millennium / Orion (Millennium / Gollancz SF Masterworks #17) 1-85798-883-3 Ł6.99 175
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 Chris Moore  
The Drowned World 2001-00-00 J. G. Ballard Gollancz / Orion (Millennium / Gollancz SF Masterworks #17) 1-85798-883-3 Ł6.99 175
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 Chris Moore  
The Drowned World 2006-02-00 J. G. Ballard Harper Perennial (UK) 0-00-722183-5 Ł7.99 175
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 Neil Setchfield , Peter Hince , Jeremy Walker  
Paradiese der Sonne 2008-03-01 J. G. Ballard Edition Phantasia (Phantasia Paperback Science Fiction #1010) 978-3-937897-28-8 €14.90 224
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 Drowned World 2010-06-24 J. G. Ballard Fourth Estate 978-0-00-729012-3 Ł5.35  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
The Drowned World 2012-05-21 J. G. Ballard Liveright 978-0-87140-406-0 $23.95 198
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Drowned World 2012-07-23 J. G. Ballard Liveright 978-0-87140-331-5 $15.95  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
novel  
The Drowned World 2013-05-20 J. G. Ballard Liveright 978-0-87140-362-9 $15.95 198
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  
The Drowned World date unknown J. G. Ballard Harper Perennial (UK) 0-00-722183-5 Ł7.99 175+
16
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
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