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Title: The Mindworm Title Record # 41152
Author: C. M. Kornbluth
Date: 1950-12-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1950 The Mindworm [as by Cyril Kornbluth]
1950 The Mindworm [as by Cyril M. Kornbluth]
Year Language Title
1969Translated by Hans-Ulrich Nichau
German Der Gedankenfresser
1971 Italian Il verme [as by Cyril M. Kornbluth]
1975Translated by Angela Sarmento. Revised by Clarisse Tavares
Portuguese O Verme Mental

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Worlds Beyond, December 1950 1950-12-00 ed. Damon Knight Hillman Periodicals, Inc.   $0.25 132
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 Paul Callé Checkmark
The Best Science-Fiction Stories: 1951 1951-08-05 ed. Everett F. Bleiler, T. E. Dikty Frederick Fell   $2.95 351
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Best Science-Fiction Stories: 1951 1951-09-00 ed. Everett F. Bleiler, T. E. Dikty Frederick Fell   $2.95 351
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Best Science Fiction Stories: Second Series 1952-00-00 ed. Everett F. Bleiler, T. E. Dikty Grayson & Grayson   9/6 240
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Explorers 1954-08-00 C. M. Kornbluth Ballantine Books 86 $0.35 [10]+
145+
[2]
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 Jack Faragasso Checkmark
The Mindworm and Other Stories 1955-00-00 C. M. Kornbluth Michael Joseph (Novels of Tomorrow)   12/6 256
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Science Fantasy, v 6 #16, 1955 1955-11-00 ed. John Carnell Nova Publications Ltd.   2/- 128
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 Gerard Quinn Checkmark
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction [UK], Vol. 1, No. 4 1960-03-00 ed. Editors of The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction [UK] Atlas Publishing and Distribution Co. Ltd   2/- 128
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 Mel Hunter Checkmark
The Explorers 1963-03-00 C. M. Kornbluth Ballantine Books F708 $0.50 145
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 Jack Faragasso Checkmark
The Boris Karloff Horror Anthology 1965-00-00 ed. Boris Karloff Souvenir Press     190
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Boris Karloff's Favorite Horror Stories 1965-05-00 ed. Boris Karloff Avon G1254 $0.50 176
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.
anth Checkmark
Boris Karloff's Favorite Horror Stories 1965-05-00 ed. Boris Karloff Avon G1254 $0.50 176
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.
anth  
The Mindworm 1967-00-00 ed. uncredited Tandem T118 3/6 191
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.
anth Checkmark
One Hundred Years of Science Fiction 1968-00-00 ed. Damon Knight Simon & Schuster   $6.50 384
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Carl Smith Checkmark
Best SF Stories of C. M. Kornbluth 1968-00-00 C. M. Kornbluth Faber and Faber   25/- 277
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Boris Karloff Horror Anthology 1969-00-00 ed. Boris Karloff Corgi 0-552-08144-2 £0.20 158
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.
anth Checkmark
One Hundred Years of Science Fiction 1969-06-00 ed. Damon Knight Gollancz 0-575-00329-4   368
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Herold im All 1969-10-00 C. M. Kornbluth Goldmann (Goldmanns Weltraum Taschenbücher #0108) 0108 DM 2.80 177
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 Eyke Volkmer Checkmark
One Hundred Years of Science Fiction 1970-05-00 ed. Damon Knight Gollancz 0-575-00329-4 £1.60 368
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Galassia #141 1971-05-01 ed. Vittorio Curtoni, Gianni Montanari Casa Editrice La Tribuna 141 350 Lit 200
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 Fulvia Levi Bianchi Checkmark
Mind to Mind 1971-09-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Thomas Nelson 0-8407-6118-X $5.95 270
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Bill Crawford (I) Checkmark
One Hundred Years of Science Fiction, Book Two 1972-03-00 ed. Damon Knight Pan Books 0-330-02983-5 £0.30 x+
179
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 Checkmark
Mind to Mind 1974-02-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Dell 5652 $0.95 235
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 Checkmark
The Boris Karloff Horror Anthology 1975-00-00 ed. Boris Karloff Everest Books 0-903925-88-5   172
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  
Antologia do Horror 1975-04-00 ed. Boris Karloff Arcádia (Biblioteca Arcádia- Antologias)     233
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.
anth Manuel Dias Checkmark
The Best of C. M. Kornbluth 1976-10-00 C. M. Kornbluth Nelson Doubleday / SFBC 3006 $2.49 312
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Gary Viskupic Checkmark
The Best of C. M. Kornbluth 1977-01-00 C. M. Kornbluth Ballantine Books (Ballantine's Classic Library of Science Fiction) 0-345-25461-9 $1.95 xiv+
338
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 Dean Ellis Checkmark
The Best of C. M. Kornbluth 1977-01-00 C. M. Kornbluth Ballantine Books (Ballantine's Classic Library of Science Fiction) 0-345-25461-9 C$1.95 xiv+
338
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 Dean Ellis Checkmark
One Hundred Years of Science Fiction Book Two 1977-08-00 ed. Damon Knight Pan Books 0-330-02983-5 £0.70 x+
179
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 Bob Layzell Checkmark
The Best of C. M. Kornbluth 1977-11-00 C. M. Kornbluth Taplinger 0-8008-0723-5 $9.95 312
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Rus Anderson  
Approaches to Science Fiction 1978-00-00 ed. Donald L. Lawler Houghton Mifflin 0-395-25496-5   xi+
560
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.
anth Checkmark
The Arbor House Treasury of Horror and the Supernatural 1981-05-00 ed. Barry N. Malzberg, Martin H. Greenberg, Bill Pronzini Priam Books / Arbor House 0-87795-319-8 $8.95 599
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.
anth Checkmark
The Arbor House Treasury of Horror and the Supernatural 1981-05-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Bill Pronzini, Barry N. Malzberg Arbor House 0-87795-309-0 $19.95 599
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Antler & Baldwin, Inc. Checkmark
The Great SF Stories 12 (1950) 1984-09-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books (DAW Collectors #594) 0-87997-953-4 $3.50 319
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 Dino Marsan Checkmark
The Great SF Stories 12 (1950) 1984-09-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books / New American Library of Canada 0-87997-953-4 C$3.95 319
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 Dino Marsan Checkmark
Great Tales of Horror & the Supernatural 1985-00-00 ed. Barry N. Malzberg, Martin H. Greenberg, Bill Pronzini Galahad Books 0-88365-699-X $8.98 597
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Vampires 1987-04-00 ed. Alan Ryan Doubleday / SFBC 10445 $6.98 xvi+
621
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Edward Gorey Checkmark
Vampires 1987-07-00 ed. Alan Ryan Doubleday 0-385-18562-6 $15.95 xvi+
621
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Edward Gorey Checkmark
Isaac Asimov Presents the Golden Years of Science Fiction: Sixth Series 1988-00-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg Bonanza Books / Crown Publishers 0-517-65754-6 $8.95 624
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Romas Checkmark
Great Tales of Horror & the Supernatural 1988-06-00 ed. Barry N. Malzberg, Martin H. Greenberg, Bill Pronzini Galahad Books 0-88365-699-X $9.98 597
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Penguin Book of Vampire Stories 1988-10-00 ed. Alan Ryan Penguin Books 0-14-010987-0 £4.95 xvi+
621
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.
anth  
The Penguin Book of Vampire Stories 1989-10-00 ed. Alan Ryan Penguin Books 0-14-012445-4 £5.99 xvi+
621
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.
anth Edward Gorey Checkmark
Classic Tales of Horror and the Supernatural 1991-10-00 ed. Barry N. Malzberg, Martin H. Greenberg, Bill Pronzini Quill / William Morrow 0-688-10963-2 $15.00 599
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.
anth James Victorie Checkmark
The Giant Book of Horror Stories 1991-11-00 ed. Bill Pronzini, Barry N. Malzberg, Martin H. Greenberg Magpie Books 1-85487-117-X £3.99 597
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.
anth Les Edwards Checkmark
Great Vampires & Other Horrors 1992-00-00 ed. uncredited Chancellor Press 1-85152-235-2 £4.99 541
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Weird Vampire Tales 1992-08-00 ed. Robert Weinberg, Stefan R. Dziemianowicz, Martin H. Greenberg Gramercy Books 0-517-06018-3 $9.95 442
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Jim Campbell Checkmark
Great Tales of Horror & the Supernatural 1994-00-00 ed. Barry N. Malzberg, Martin H. Greenberg, Bill Pronzini Galahad Books 0-88365-699-X $10.98 597
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
His Share of Glory: The Complete Short Science Fiction of C. M. Kornbluth 1997-02-00 C. M. Kornbluth NESFA Press 0-915368-60-9 $27.00 xx+
670
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Richard Powers Checkmark
A Century of Science Fiction 1950-1959 1997-02-00 ed. Robert Silverberg MJF Books 1-56731-154-7 $8.98 341
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Vincent DiFate Checkmark
His Share of Glory: The Complete Short Science Fiction of C. M. Kornbluth 1997-07-00 C. M. Kornbluth NESFA Press 0-915368-60-9 $27.00 xx+
670
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Richard Powers Checkmark
His Share of Glory: The Complete Short Science Fiction of C. M. Kornbluth 1997-08-00 C. M. Kornbluth NESFA Press / SFBC 17419 $14.98 xx+
670
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Richard Powers Checkmark
Aliens Among Us 2000-06-00 ed. Gardner Dozois, Jack Dann Ace Books 0-441-00704-X $5.99 x+
292
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 Walter Velez  
Great Vampire Stories 2002-00-00 ed. uncredited Chancellor Press 0-7537-0570-2 £6.99 538
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.
anth Checkmark
Mind to Mind 2009-05-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Wildside Press 978-1-4344-5513-0 $15.00 270
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.
anth  
His Share of Glory: The Complete Short Science Fiction of C. M. Kornbluth 2009-12-00 C. M. Kornbluth NESFA Press 978-0-915368-60-0 $29.00 xx+
670
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Richard Powers Checkmark
Masters of Horror & the Supernatural: The Great Tales 2010-10-16 ed. Barry N. Malzberg, Bill Pronzini, Martin H. Greenberg Bristol Park Books 978-0-88486-473-8 $14.95 576
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.
anth  
Aliens Among Us 2014-10-06 ed. Jack Dann, Gardner Dozois Baen 978-1-62579-106-1 $4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth Ron Miller  
The Mindworm 2016-09-12 C. M. Kornbluth Project Gutenberg Canada 1353 C$0.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap Checkmark
The Best of C. M. Kornbluth 2017-12-17 C. M. Kornbluth Faded Page 20171227 C$0.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Gary Viskupic Checkmark
The Arbor House Treasury of Horror and the Supernatural date unknown ed. Bill Pronzini, Martin H. Greenberg, Barry N. Malzberg Priam Books / Arbor House / QPBC     599
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.
anth Checkmark
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