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Title: A Momentary Taste of Being Title Record # 46057
Author: James Tiptree, Jr.
Date: 1975-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novella
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations Translated Serializations
Year Language Title
1980Translated by Arturo Casals.
Spanish Un momentáneo sabor de existencia
1980Translated by Sylvia Pukallus
German Ein flüchtiges Seinsgefühl
1987 French Un éphémère goût d'être
2013Translated by Bella Wohl DON'T MERGE with same-titled earlier translation
German Ein flüchtiges Seinsgefühl
Year Language Title
1994Translated by Agnieszka Sylwanowicz
Polish Ulotny smak istnienia (Part 1 of 2)
1994Translated by Agnieszka Sylwanowicz
Polish Ulotny smak istnienia (Part 2 of 2)

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Nomination 1976 Nebula Novella
7 1976 Locus Best Novella

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The New Atlantis and Other Novellas of Science Fiction 1975-00-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Hawthorn Books 0-8015-5359-8 $7.95 viii+
180
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Jorge Hernandez Checkmark
The New Atlantis and Other Novellas of Science Fiction 1975-05-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Hawthorn Books / SFBC 1023 $2.49 vii+
182
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Jorge Hernandez Checkmark
The New Atlantis and Other Novellas of Science Fiction 1976-04-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Warner Books 0-446-88020-5 $1.50 190
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 Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
Star Songs of an Old Primate 1978-01-00 James Tiptree, Jr. Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-25417-1 C$1.75 xii+
270
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 Darrell K. Sweet Checkmark
Star Songs of an Old Primate 1978-01-00 James Tiptree, Jr. Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-25417-1 $1.75 xii+
270
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 Darrell K. Sweet Checkmark
The New Atlantis and Other Novellas of Science Fiction 1978-11-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Warner Books 0-446-94031-3 $1.75 190
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 Lou Feck Checkmark
Star Songs of an Old Primate 1979-02-00 James Tiptree, Jr. Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-25417-1 C$2.25 xii+
270
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 Darrell K. Sweet Checkmark
Cantos estelares de un viejo primate 1980-00-00 James Tiptree, Jr. Edhasa (Nebulae (2ª época) #42) 84-350-0287-X   273
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.
coll  
Das neue Atlantis 1980-10-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3755) 3-453-30658-9 DM 4.80 208
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 Michael Hasted Checkmark
Tropique des étoiles 1987-03-13 ed. Pierre K. Rey Londreys (Science & Fiction) 2-904184-60-0 F75.00 273
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 Henri Galeron Checkmark
Sternenlieder eines alten Primaten 1987-12-00 James Tiptree, Jr. Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #4459) 3-453-00974-6 DM 9.80 383
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 Tiziano Cremonini Checkmark
Her Smoke Rose Up Forever 1990-06-00 James Tiptree, Jr. Arkham House 0-87054-160-9 $25.95 xv+
520
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Andrew Smith (artist) Checkmark
Her Smoke Rose Up Forever 1991-07-00 James Tiptree, Jr. Arkham House / BOMC   $19.95 xv+
520
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Andrew Smith (artist) Checkmark
Fenix, V5 #5, 1994 1994-00-00 ed.
Jaroslaw Grzędowicz?Jaroslaw Grzedowicz
Radwan      
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
Andrzej Łaski?Andrzej Laski
 
Fenix, V5 #6, 1994 1994-00-00 ed.
Jaroslaw Grzędowicz?Jaroslaw Grzedowicz
Radwan      
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
Andrzej Łaski?Andrzej Laski
 
Her Smoke Rose Up Forever 2004-11-00 James Tiptree, Jr. Tachyon Publications 1-892391-20-1 $15.95 xiv+
508
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.
coll John Picacio Checkmark
Her Smoke Rose Up Forever 2005-07-00 James Tiptree, Jr. Science Fiction Book Club (SFBC 50th Anniversary Collection #20) 0-7394-5512-5 / 1180883 $12.99 xv+
492
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Bruce Jensen Checkmark
Houston, Houston! 2013-06-00 James Tiptree, Jr. Septime (James Tiptree, Jr.: Sämtliche Erzählungen #3) 978-3-902711-07-6 €23.90 485
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Jürgen Schütz Checkmark
Her Smoke Rose Up Forever 2014-07-10 James Tiptree, Jr. Gollancz (Gollancz SF Masterworks (II)) 978-1-4732-0324-2 £9.99 xxi+
508
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.
coll Christopher Gibbs Checkmark
Her Smoke Rose Up Forever 2014-07-10 James Tiptree, Jr. Gollancz (Gollancz SF Masterworks (II)) 978-1-4732-0325-9 £4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Christopher Gibbs  
Her Smoke Rose Up Forever date unknown James Tiptree, Jr. Tachyon Publications 1-892391-20-1 $15.95 xiv+
508
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.
coll John Picacio Checkmark
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