Title: Cryptic

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Title: Cryptic Title Record # 41522
Author: Jack McDevitt
Date: 1983-04-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1985Translated by Peter Pape
German Geheim
1989Translated by Sonja Lovasić
Croatian Zagonetni signali

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Nomination 1984 Nebula Short Story

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, April 1983 1983-04-00 ed. Shawna McCarthy Davis Publications   $1.75 180
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 Marc Yankus Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: First Annual Collection 1984-04-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Bluejay Books 0-312-94483-7 $9.95 575
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 Tom Kidd Checkmark
The Year's Best Science Fiction: First Annual Collection 1984-04-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Bluejay Books 0-312-94482-9 $17.95 575
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Tom Kidd Checkmark
Isaac Asimovs Science Fiction Magazin 25. Folge 1985-09-00 ed. Friedel Wahren Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #4222) 3-453-31201-5 DM 7.80 287+
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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 Karel Thole Checkmark
Sirius, #152 1989-01-05 ed.
Hrvoje Prćić?Hrvoje Prcic
Vjesnik   4000 din. 132
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.
mag
Vladimir Vesović?Vladimir Vesovic
Checkmark
Isaac Asimov's Aliens 1991-01-00 ed. Gardner Dozois Ace Books 0-441-01672-3 $3.95 240
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 Wayne Barlowe Checkmark
Standard Candles 1996-10-00 Jack McDevitt Tachyon Publications 0-9648320-4-6 $40.00 x+
250
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Dashow Checkmark
Standard Candles 1996-10-00 Jack McDevitt Tachyon Publications 0-9648320-4-6 $100.00 x+
250
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Dashow  
Standard Candles 1999-05-00 Jack McDevitt Tachyon Publications / SFBC 19487 $10.98 248
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Dashow Checkmark
Breach the Hull 2007-10-31 ed. Mike McPhail Marietta Publishing 1-892669-43-9 $16.00 232
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 Mike McPhail  
Cryptic: The Best Short Fiction of Jack McDevitt 2009-02-00 Jack McDevitt Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-195-8 $38.00 590
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Lee Moyer Checkmark
Cryptic: The Best Short Fiction of Jack McDevitt 2009-02-00 Jack McDevitt Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-195-8 $6.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Lee Moyer  
Breach the Hull 2009-06-26 ed. Mike McPhail Dark Quest Books 978-0-9796901-9-8 $14.95 222
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.
anth  
Cryptic: The Best Short Fiction of Jack McDevitt 2010-08-03 Jack McDevitt Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-322-8 $4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Galaxy's Edge, Issue 11, November 2014 2014-11-00 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-243-5 $3.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
mag Checkmark
Galaxy's Edge Magazine, Issue 11: November 2014 2014-11-00 ed. Mike Resnick Arc Manor/Phoenix Pick 978-1-61242-242-8 $6.99 114
pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
mag Checkmark
Standard Candles date unknown Jack McDevitt Tachyon Publications 0-9648320-4-6 $25.00 x+
250
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Michael Dashow Checkmark
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