Title: The Man Who Came Early

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Title: The Man Who Came Early Title Record # 41180
Author: Poul Anderson
Date: 1956-06-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Synopsis: A contemporary American soldier stationed in Iceland finds himself somehow transported back in time a thousand years among the Norsemen; where it is difficult for him to adapt to the culture and customs.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1957 French Le voyage prématuré
1963 German Der Mann, der zu früh kam
1966 Italian L'uomo venuto troppo presto
1970 German Der Mann, der zu früh kam
1975 French L'homme qui était arrivé trop tôt
1981 Dutch De Man Die Te Vroeg Kwam
1993 Polish Za wcześnieQuestion mark

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, June 1956 1956-06-00 ed. Anthony Boucher Fantasy House, Inc.   $0.35 132 digest mag Dick Shelton Checkmark
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction, Sixth Series 1957-01-00 ed. Anthony Boucher Doubleday #40378 $3.50 255 hc anth Dick Shelton Checkmark
Fiction, #39 1957-02-00 ed. Editors of Fiction OPTA   F100.00 132 digest mag Philippe Curval Checkmark
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction: Sixth Series 1957-03-00 ed. Anthony Boucher Doubleday / SFBC     255 hc anth Dick Shelton Checkmark
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction: Sixth Series 1962-00-00 ed. Anthony Boucher Ace Books #F-131 $0.40 250 pb anth Ed Valigursky Checkmark
20 Science Fiction Stories 1963-09-00 ed. Anthony Boucher Heyne (Heyne-Anthologien #2) #HA2 DM 4.80 298 pb anth  
20 Science Fiction Stories 1963-00-00 ed. Anthony Boucher Heyne (Heyne-Anthologien #2) #HA2 DM 4.80 298 pb anth Checkmark
Urania #423 1966-02-13 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore #423 200 Lit 136 digest mag Karel Thole Checkmark
The Horn of Time 1968-01-00 Poul Anderson Signet / New American Library #P3349 $0.60 144 pb coll Checkmark
The Horn of Time 1968-01-00 Poul Anderson Signet / New American Library of Canada #P3349 C$0.60 144 pb coll Checkmark
One Hundred Years of Science Fiction 1968-00-00 ed. Damon Knight Simon & Schuster   $6.50 384 hc anth Carl Smith Checkmark
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction, Sixth Series 1968-00-00 ed. Anthony Boucher Ace Books #G-715 $0.50 254 pb anth Ed Valigursky Checkmark
One Hundred Years of Science Fiction 1969-06-00 ed. Damon Knight Gollancz 0-575-00329-4   368 hc anth  
One Hundred Years of Science Fiction 1970-05-00 ed. Damon Knight Gollancz 0-575-00329-4 £1.60 368 hc anth Checkmark
Alpha One 1970-09-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Ballantine Books 0-345-02014-6 $0.95 vii+
278
pb anth John Lindner Checkmark
Das Horn der Zeit 1970-00-00 Poul Anderson Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3212) #3212 DM 2.80 159 pb coll Checkmark
Alpha One 1971-12-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Ballantine Books 0-345-02014-6 £0.35 vii+
278
pb anth Chris Foss Checkmark
One Hundred Years of Science Fiction, Book One 1972-03-00 ed. Damon Knight Pan Books 0-330-02982-7 £0.30 x+
226
pb anth Checkmark
Themes in Science Fiction: A Journey Into Wonder 1972-00-00 ed. Leo P. Kelley McGraw-Hill (Patterns in Literary Art) 0-07-033504-4   iii+
428
tp anth Checkmark
The Horn of Time 1973-05-00 Poul Anderson Signet / New American Library of Canada #Q5480 C$0.95 144 pb coll Jerome Podwil Checkmark
Combat SF 1975-06-00 ed. Gordon R. Dickson Doubleday 0-385-04575-1 $6.95 ix+
204
hc anth Robert Aulicino Checkmark
Histoires de voyages dans le temps 1975-00-00 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3772) 2-253-00769-2   442 pb anth Pierre Faucheux Checkmark
Beyond Tomorrow 1976-00-00 ed. Lee Harding Wren (Australia) 0-85885-169-5 £4.95 320 hc anth Michael Payne Checkmark
Histoires de voyages dans le temps 1976-00-00 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3772) 2-253-00769-2   442 pb anth Pierre Faucheux Checkmark
Beyond Tomorrow 1977-07-00 ed. Lee Harding New English Library 0-450-03191-8 £0.80 220 pb anth Keith Laban Checkmark
One Hundred Years of Science Fiction, Book One 1977-08-00 ed. Damon Knight Pan Books 0-330-02982-7 £0.70 x+
226
pb anth Bob Layzell Checkmark
The Horn of Time 1978-04-00 Poul Anderson Gregg Press (The Worlds of Poul Anderson #III) 0-8398-2428-9 $8.50 144 hc coll Jack Gaughan Checkmark
What If? Volume 1 1980-09-00 ed. Richard A. Lupoff Pocket Books 0-671-83189-5 $2.50 266 pb anth Richard Powers Checkmark
What If? Volume 1 1980-09-00 ed. Richard A. Lupoff Pocket Books 0-671-83189-5 C$2.75 266 pb anth Richard Powers Checkmark
Combat SF 1981-06-00 ed. Gordon R. Dickson Ace Books 0-441-11531-4 $2.50 [10]+
266
pb anth Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
The Horn of Time 1981-08-00 Poul Anderson Corgi Books / Transworld Publishers 0-552-11771-4 £1.25 173 pb coll Checkmark
Met Koningen Geen Vrede en 4 Andere Verhalen 1981-00-00 Poul Anderson Gradivus (Gradivus SF) 90-6317-972-3 ƒ17.50 301 tp coll Eddie Jones Checkmark
The Horn of Time 1982-02-00 Poul Anderson Signet / New American Library 0-451-11393-4 $1.75 144 pb coll Jerome Podwil Checkmark
Die Fünfziger Jahre II 1982-04-00 ed. Hans Joachim Alpers, Werner Fuchs Hohenheim (Edition SF im Hohenheim Verlag) 3-8147-0019-8 DM 28.00 374+
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hc anth Oliviero Berni Checkmark
The Arbor House Treasury of Science Fiction Masterpieces 1983-04-00 ed. Robert Silverberg, Martin H. Greenberg Arbor House 0-87795-445-3 $16.95 538 hc anth Checkmark
Combat SF 1984-02-00 ed. Gordon R. Dickson Ace Books 0-441-11534-9 $2.75 266 pb anth Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
The Arbor House Treasury of Science Fiction Masterpieces 1984-02-00 ed. Robert Silverberg, Martin H. Greenberg Priam Books / Arbor House 0-87795-446-1 $8.95 538 tp anth  
Great Tales of Science Fiction 1985-00-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Silverberg Galahad Books 0-88365-701-5 $8.98 529 hc anth Checkmark
Histoires de voyages dans le temps 1987-01-00 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3772) 2-253-00769-2   442 pb anth Philippe Adamov Checkmark
Great Tales of Science Fiction 1988-06-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Silverberg Galahad Books 0-88365-701-5 $9.98 529 hc anth Karen Nelson  
The Great SF Stories # 18 (1956) 1988-08-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books (DAW Collectors #754) 0-88677-289-3 $4.50 366 pb anth Robert Andre Checkmark
The Great SF Stories # 18 (1956) 1988-08-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin H. Greenberg DAW Books 0-88677-289-3 C$5.50 366 pb anth Robert Andre Checkmark
Fenix, V4 #1, 1993 1993-00-00 ed. Rafał A. ZiemkiewiczQuestion mark Radwan       digest mag Andrzej ŁaskiQuestion mark  
Great Tales of Science Fiction 1994-03-00 ed. Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Silverberg Galahad Books 0-88365-701-5 $ 529 hc anth  
The Best Time Travel Stories of All Time 2003-02-00 ed. Barry N. Malzberg ibooks 0-7434-5814-1 $15.95 viii+
440
tp anth Ralf Hiemisch Checkmark
The Best Time Travel Stories of All Time 2004-03-00 ed. Barry N. Malzberg ibooks 0-7434-8660-9 $7.99 viii+
440
pb anth Ralf Heimlisch Checkmark
The Best Time Travel Stories of the 20th Century 2005-01-00 ed. Harry Turtledove, Martin H. Greenberg Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-46094-4 $17.95 xii+
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425+
[9]
tp anth David Stevenson Checkmark
Call Me Joe 2009-03-11 Poul Anderson NESFA Press (The Collected Short Works of Poul Anderson #1) 978-1-886778-75-7 $29.00 510 hc coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Call Me Joe 2016-03-12 Poul Anderson NESFA Press 978-1-61037-318-0 $9.95   ebook coll  
Call Me Joe 2016-12-22 Poul Anderson Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-10940-7 £2.99   ebook coll  
Combat SF date unknown ed. Gordon R. Dickson Ace Books 0-441-11531-4 $2.50 266 pb anth Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
The Horn of Time date unknown Poul Anderson Signet #Q5480 $0.95 144 pb coll Jerome Podwil Checkmark
The Horn of Time date unknown Poul Anderson Signet / New American Library 0-451-11393-4 $1.75 144 pb coll Jerome Podwil Checkmark
The Best Time Travel Stories of the 20th Century date unknown ed. Harry Turtledove, Martin H. Greenberg Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-46094-4 $17.95 xii+
[1]+
425+
[9]
tp anth David Stevenson Checkmark
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