Title: Deadhead

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Title: Deadhead Title Record # 45862
Author: Robert Sheckley
Date: 1955-07-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: An apparent stowaway arrives to a Mars colony. He wants to get a job, but you need to have at least one doctorate to work at the colony. The scientists do the routine maintenance as well as they are able and have time, and it seems it really might be useful to have someone used to construction work at the colony, but the law is law, and the scientist think about sending the man back to Earth in the same ship he apparently arrived. But that ship was only for cargo and wasn't even pressurized...
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Translations
Year Language Title
1955 French Le clandestin
1962 Italian Clandestino
1974 Dutch Verstekeling
1986 German Blinder Passagier

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Galaxy Science Fiction, July 1955 1955-07-00 ed. H. L. Gold Galaxy Publishing Corporation   $0.35 148 digest mag Mel Hunter Checkmark
Galaxie (1ère série), #25 December 1955 1955-12-00 ed. Editors of Galaxie (1ère série) Editions Nuit et Jour   F100.00 148 digest mag Kirberger Checkmark
Pilgrimage to Earth 1957-10-00 Robert Sheckley Bantam Books #A1672 $0.35 167 pb coll Checkmark
Pilgrimage to Earth 1957-10-00 Robert Sheckley Bantam Books #A1672 C$0.35 167 pb coll Checkmark
Pilgrimage to Earth 1957-11-00 Robert Sheckley Bantam Books #A1672 $0.35 167 pb coll Checkmark
Pilgrimage to Earth 1959-00-00 Robert Sheckley Corgi Books / Transworld Publishers #SS746 2/6 190 pb coll Checkmark
Pèlerinage à la Terre 1960-00-00 Robert Sheckley Denoël (Présence du Futur #43)     253 pb coll  
Urania #285 1962-07-01 ed. Carlo Fruttero Arnoldo Mondadori Editore #285 150 Lit 168 digest mag Karel Thole Checkmark
Pilgrimage to Earth 1964-08-00 Robert Sheckley Bantam Books #F2812 $0.50 167 pb coll Checkmark
Pilgrimage to Earth 1964-08-00 Robert Sheckley Bantam Books #F2812 C$0.50 167 pb coll Checkmark
Diepvriesbruid 1974-00-00 Robert Sheckley Bruna (Bruna SF #11) 90-229-9011-7 ƒ3.75 208 pb coll Rinke Doornekamp Checkmark
Mai toccato da mani umane 1978-02-00 Robert Sheckley Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Classici Urania #11) #14510 1,000 Lit 190 pb coll Karel Thole  
Pilgrimage to Earth 1978-08-00 Robert Sheckley Ace Books 0-441-66385-0 $1.75 vii+
244
pb coll Jordi Penalva Checkmark
Pèlerinage à la Terre 1978-10-06 Robert Sheckley Denoël (Présence du Futur #43)     253 pb coll Stéphane Dumont Checkmark
Das zweite Robert Sheckley Buch 1986-12-00 Robert Sheckley Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Science Fiction Special #24090) 3-404-24090-1 DM 10.00 720 pb coll Tim White  
Das zweite Robert Sheckley Buch 1988-09-00 Robert Sheckley Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Science Fiction Special #24090) 3-404-24090-1 DM 10.00 720 pb coll Tim White Checkmark
Pèlerinage à la Terre 1989-09-00 Robert Sheckley Denoël (Présence du Futur #43) 2-207-50043-8 F29.00 253 pb coll Jimminy Checkmark
The Collected Short Fiction of Robert Sheckley: Book Two 1991-09-00 Robert Sheckley Pulphouse Publishing     380 hc coll  
The Collected Short Fiction of Robert Sheckley 1991-09-00 Robert Sheckley Pulphouse Publishing   $150.00 5 Vol. hc omni Checkmark
The Collected Short Fiction of Robert Sheckley: Book Two 1992-07-00 Robert Sheckley Pulphouse Publishing 1-56146-421-X $12.95 380 tp coll  
Mai toccato da mani umane 2003-08-00 Robert Sheckley Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Urania Collezione #7) #7 € 4.90 200 pb coll Franco Brambilla  
Pilgrimage to Earth 2014-05-13 Robert Sheckley Open Road Integrated Media 978-1-4976-5073-2 $3.99   ebook coll  
Pilgrimage to Earth 2014-10-30 Robert Sheckley Gateway / Orion 978-1-4732-0761-5 £2.99   ebook coll  
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