Title: The Persistence of Vision

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Title: The Persistence of Vision Title Record # 41070
Author: John Varley
Date: 1978-03-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novella
Language: English
Synopsis: In 1990s buffeted with crises, the narrator lacking a meaning of life finds a happy community of deaf-blinds.
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Translations
Year Language Title
1978 Dutch Uitzicht, Inzicht
1979 German Die Trägheit des Auges
1979 French Les yeux de la nuit

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Retrograde Zomer 1978-00-00 John Varley Meulenhoff (M=SF #138) 90-290-0569-6   317 pb coll Michael Whelan Checkmark
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, March 1978 1978-03-00 ed. Edward L. Ferman Mercury Press, Inc.   $1.25 164 digest mag Chesley Bonestell Checkmark
The Persistence of Vision 1978-07-00 John Varley The Dial Press/James Wade / SFBC #3441 $3.50 xiv+
272
hc coll Jim Burns Checkmark
The Persistence of Vision 1978-07-00 John Varley The Dial Press/James Wade (Quantum Science Fiction #4) 0-8037-6866-4 $9.95 xv+
316
hc coll Jim Burns Checkmark
In the Hall of the Martian Kings 1978-09-00 John Varley Sidgwick & Jackson 0-283-98504-6 £5.50 xvii+
316
hc coll  
In the Hall of the Martian Kings 1978-10-00 John Varley Orbit / Futura (Quantum Science Fiction) 0-7088-8036-3 £1.10 xv+
316
pb coll Tony Roberts Checkmark
Die Trägheit des Auges 1979-00-00 ed. Manfred Kluge Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3659) 3-453-30574-4 DM 3.80 144 pb anth Jörg Remé Checkmark
Persistance de la vision 1979-04-17 John Varley Denoël (Présence du Futur #277)     254 pb coll Stéphane Dumont Checkmark
The 1979 Annual World's Best SF 1979-05-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim, Arthur W. Saha DAW Books (DAW Collectors #337) 0-87997-459-1 $2.25 268 pb anth Jack Gaughan Checkmark
The 1979 Annual World's Best SF 1979-05-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim, Arthur W. Saha DAW Books / New American Library of Canada 0-87997-459-1 C$2.25 268 pb anth Jack Gaughan Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year: Eighth Annual Collection 1979-08-00 ed. Gardner Dozois E. P. Dutton 0-525-06497-4 $9.95 xxi+
234
hc anth Mark Rubin Checkmark
The Persistence of Vision 1979-08-00 John Varley Dell (Quantum Science Fiction #4) 0-440-17311-6 $2.25 xv+
316
pb coll Jim Burns Checkmark
The Persistence of Vision 1979-08-00 John Varley Dell (Quantum Science Fiction #4) 0-440-17311-6 C$2.25 xv+
316
pb coll Jim Burns Checkmark
The Best Science Fiction Novellas of the Year #1 1979-09-00 ed. Terry Carr Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-28084-9 $2.25 viii+
328
pb anth Checkmark
De Beste SF-Verhalen van het Jaar 1980-00-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Elsevier (Elsevier SF) 90-10-02111-4   251 pb anth Nico Keulers Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year: Eighth Annual Collection 1980-08-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Dell 0-440-11232-X $2.25 412 pb anth John Melo Checkmark
Nebula Winners Fourteen 1980-08-00 ed. Frederik Pohl Harper & Row 0-06-013382-1 $11.95 xi+
259
hc anth Robin Malkin Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year: Eighth Annual Collection 1980-08-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Dell 0-440-11232-X C$2.50 412 pb anth John Melo Checkmark
Quantum Special 2 1981-03-00 uncredited Sidgwick & Jackson (Quantum Special #2) 0-283-98585-2 £8.95 414+
xvii+
316
hc omni Checkmark
Nebula Winners Fourteen 1981-04-00 ed. Frederik Pohl W. H. Allen 0-491-02754-0 £6.95 xi+
259
hc anth  
Voraussichten 1981-05-00 John Varley Goldmann (Goldmann Science Fiction #23381) 3-442-23381-X DM 4.80 126 pb coll Jürgen F. Rogner Checkmark
Nebula Winners Fourteen 1982-03-00 ed. Frederik Pohl Star 0-352-31047-2 £1.75 xi+
259
pb anth Bruce Pennington Checkmark
Nebula Winners Fourteen 1982-07-00 ed. Frederik Pohl Bantam Books 0-553-20931-0 $2.95 x+
221
pb anth Gary LaSasso Checkmark
Cults! 1983-09-00 ed. Charles G. Waugh, Martin H. Greenberg Beaufort Books 0-8253-0159-9 $16.95 358 hc anth  
The Persistence of Vision 1984-11-00 John Varley Berkley Books 0-425-07300-9 $2.95 xv+
288
pb coll James Warhola Checkmark
Wollheim's World's Best SF: Series Eight 1984-12-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books 0-87997-984-4 $2.95 268 pb anth Oliviero Berni  
The Hugo Winners: Volume 4 1985-04-12 ed. Isaac Asimov Doubleday 0-385-18934-6 $18.95 xiv+
561
hc anth Kiyoshi Kanai Checkmark
The Hugo Winners, Volume 4: 1976-1979 1986-10-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Doubleday / SFBC #05647 $6.98 xiii+
495
hc anth Kiyoshi Kanai Checkmark
The Dark Void 1987-06-00 ed. Isaac Asimov Severn House 0-7278-1424-9 £9.95 239 hc anth Checkmark
The Persistence of Vision 1988-04-00 John Varley Ace Books 0-441-66221-8 $3.95 xv+
288
pb coll James Warhola Checkmark
The Best of the Nebulas 1989-04-00 ed. Ben Bova Tor 0-312-93184-0 $19.95 593 hc anth Doug Fornuff Checkmark
The Best of the Nebulas 1989-04-00 ed. Ben Bova Tor 0-312-93175-1 $14.95 593 tp anth Doug Fornuff Checkmark
The Best of the Nebulas 1990-11-00 ed. Ben Bova Robert Hale 0-7090-4258-2 £15.95 573 hc anth Helen Hale  
Nanoware Time / The Persistence of Vision 1991-01-00 ed. Ian Watson, John Varley Tor (Tor Double #29) 0-812-55940-1 $3.95 188 pb anth Ron Walotsky Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Fantastic Science Fiction: Short Novels of the 1970s 1992-07-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Charles G. Waugh, Martin H. Greenberg Carroll & Graf 0-88184-795-X $9.95 535 tp anth Roy Virgo Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Fantastic Science Fiction: Short Novels of the 1970s 1992-07-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Charles G. Waugh, Martin H. Greenberg Robinson 1-85487-112-9 £5.99 535 tp anth Roy Virgo Checkmark
Nebula Award-Winning Novellas 1994-00-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg Barnes & Noble Books 1-56619-590-X $8.95 xiii+
590
tp anth Digital Art Checkmark
Nebula Award-Winning Novellas 1996-00-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg Barnes & Noble Books 0-7607-0296-9   xiii+
590
tp anth Checkmark
Ikarus 2001 2001-00-00 ed. Wolfgang Jeschke Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #6370) 3-453-17984-6 € 8.00 782 pb anth Boris Vallejo Checkmark
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy 2004-07-00 ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Eos / HarperCollins 0-06-059426-8 $15.95 xiii+
512+
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tp anth Michael Whelan Checkmark
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Fantasy and Science Fiction 2004-07-00 ed. Jonathan Strahan, Charles N. Brown Voyager / HarperCollins (Australia) 0-7322-7872-4 A$32.95 xiii+
559+
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The John Varley Reader 2004-09-00 John Varley Ace Books 0-441-01195-0 $16.00 ix+
532
tp coll Ian McKinnell , Ralph Mercer Checkmark
The John Varley Reader 2004-10-00 John Varley Ace Books / SFBC 0-7394-4671-1 $12.99 532 hc coll Ian McKinnell , Ralph Mercer Checkmark
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Fantasy and Science Fiction 2005-07-00 ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Voyager / HarperCollins (Australia) 0-7322-7873-2 A$19.95 xvi+
677
tp anth  
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy date unknown ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Eos / HarperCollins 0-06-059426-8 $15.95 xiii+
514
tp anth Michael Whelan Checkmark
Wollheim's World's Best SF: Series Eight date unknown ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books 0-87997-984-4 $2.95 268 pb anth Oliviero Berni  
The John Varley Reader date unknown John Varley Ace Books 978-1-4406-2512-1 $20.99   ebook coll Ian McKinnell , Ralph Mercer  
Wollheim's World's Best SF: Series Eight date unknown ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books 0-87997-984-4 $2.95 268 pb anth Oliviero Berni Checkmark
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