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Title: Bird in the Hand Title Record # 46185
Author: Larry Niven
Date: 1970-10-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Series: Svetz
Language: English
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1971Translated by Wulf H. Bergner
German Nur ein Fabeltier
1973Translated by Jan Koesen
Dutch Vogel in de Hand
1975Translated by Rudolf Mühlstrasser
German Die Luft, die wir atmen
1978Translated by Alfredo Pollini
Italian Il Roc in pugno
1981Translated by Hans Maeter.
German Der Spatz in der Hand
2001Translated by Gaetano Luigi Staffilano
Italian Meglio Un Uovo Oggi ...

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, October 1970 1970-10-00 ed. Edward L. Ferman Mercury Press, Inc.  
$0.60?$: US dollar
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 Chesley Bonestell Checkmark
World's Best Science Fiction: 1971 1971-00-00 ed. Terry Carr, Donald A. Wollheim Ace Books (World's Best Science Fiction #7) 91358
$0.95?$: US dollar
349
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 Davis Meltzer Checkmark
Der verkaufte Planet 1971-00-00 ed. Wulf H. Bergner Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3255) 3255
DM 2.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
142+
[1]
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 Karl Stephan Checkmark
World's Best Science Fiction: 1971 1971-09-00 ed. Terry Carr, Donald A. Wollheim Ace Books / SFBC (World's Best Science Fiction #7) 3437   xii+
372
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
World's Best Science Fiction: 1971 1971-10-00 ed. Terry Carr, Donald A. Wollheim Gollancz 0-575-01346-X
£?£: UK pound
320
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Waterslag 1973-00-00 ed. Terry Carr, Donald A. Wollheim Luitingh (Luitingh SF Verhalen #3) 90-245-0192-X   192
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 Flight of the Horse 1973-09-00 Larry Niven Ballantine Books 23487
$1.25?$: US dollar
212
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 Flight of the Horse 1973-09-00 Larry Niven Ballantine Books 23487
C$1.25?C$: Canadian dollar
212
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 Flight of the Horse 1974-01-00 Larry Niven Ballantine Books 0-345-23487-1
$1.25?$: US dollar
212
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 Flight of the Horse 1975-01-00 Larry Niven Ballantine Books 0-345-24692-6
$1.50?$: US dollar
212
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 Flight of the Horse 1975-06-00 Larry Niven Orbit 0-86007-849-3
£0.50?£: UK pound
212
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 Tony Roberts Checkmark
Science-Fiction-Stories 49 1975-06-00 ed. uncredited Ullstein (Ullstein 2000 #93 (3148)) 3-548-03148-4
DM 3.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
127
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 Davis Meltzer Checkmark
The Flight of the Horse 1976-12-00 Larry Niven Ballantine Books 0-345-25577-1
$1.50?$: US dollar
212
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 Boris Vallejo Checkmark
The Flight of the Horse 1977-12-00 Larry Niven Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-27549-7
$1.95?$: US dollar
212
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 Boris Vallejo Checkmark
Il tempo di Svetz: e altri romanzi brevi 1978-00-00 Larry Niven Fanucci Editore (Biblioteca di Fantascienza #38)  
Lit 3,200?Lit: Italian lira
220
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 Tim White  
The Flight of the Horse 1978-11-00 Larry Niven Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-27549-7
$1.95?$: US dollar
212
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 Boris Vallejo Checkmark
The Flight of the Horse 1979-00-00 Larry Niven Orbit / Futura 0-86007-849-3
£0.90?£: UK pound
212
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 Peter Jones Checkmark
Der Flug des Pferdes 1981-00-00 Larry Niven Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3817) 3-453-30719-4
DM 5.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
238
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 Karel Thole Checkmark
The Flight of the Horse 1981-01-00 Larry Niven Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-29810-1
$2.25?$: US dollar
212
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 Boris Vallejo Checkmark
The Flight of the Horse 1982-00-00 Larry Niven Orbit 0-86007-849-3
£1.50?£: UK pound
212
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 Peter Jones Checkmark
The Flight of the Horse 1982-12-00 Larry Niven Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-29810-1
$2.25?$: US dollar
212
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 Boris Vallejo Checkmark
The Flight of the Horse 1985-10-00 Larry Niven Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-33418-3
$2.95?$: US dollar
212
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 Boris Vallejo Checkmark
The Flight of the Horse 1985-10-00 Larry Niven Del Rey / Ballantine 0-345-33418-3
C$3.95?C$: Canadian dollar
212
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 Boris Vallejo Checkmark
The Flight of the Horse 1986-08-00 Larry Niven Orbit 0-86007-849-3
£2.25?£: UK pound
212
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 Peter Jones  
The Flight of the Horse 1988-00-00 Larry Niven Orbit 0-86007-849-3
£2.99?£: UK pound
212
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 Peter Jones Checkmark
Rainbow Mars 1999-03-00 Larry Niven Tor 0-312-86777-8
$24.95?$: US dollar
316
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
The Flight of the Horse 1999-03-00 Larry Niven Orbit 1-85723-841-9
£5.99?£: UK pound
212
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 Peter Andrew Jones Checkmark
The Flight of the Horse 1999-04-00 Larry Niven Orbit 1-85723-841-9
£5.99?£: UK pound
212
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 Peter Andrew Jones Checkmark
Rainbow Mars 1999-06-00 Larry Niven Tor / SFBC 19657
$12.50?$: US dollar
316
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Rainbow Mars 2000-05-00 Larry Niven Tor 0-812-56678-5
$6.99?$: US dollar
369
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 Bob Eggleton Checkmark
Rainbow Mars 2000-05-15 Larry Niven Tor 1-4668-4277-6
$7.99?$: US dollar
339
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Bob Eggleton  
Urania #1418 2001-07-15 ed. Giuseppe Lippi Mondadori 1418
Lit 6,900?Lit: Italian lira
348
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.
mag Franco Brambilla  
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