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Title: The Adaptive Ultimate Title Record # 47548
Author: Stanley G. Weinbaum
Date: 1935-11-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
Note: Astounding Stories, November 1935, illustrated by Elliot Dold. According to Tuck the story was adapted to television and served as the basis for the motion picture "The She-Devil" (Twentieth Century Fox, 1957).
Synopsis: Available on page 193, Bleiler (Gernsback).
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1935 The Adaptive Ultimate [as by John Jessel]
Year Language Title
1970Translated by Walter Brumm
German Die letzte Anpassung
1980Translated by Leni Sobez
German Die äußerste Stufe der Anpassung
2001 Italian Adattabilità

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Astounding Stories, November 1935 1935-11-00 ed. F. Orlin Tremaine Street & Smith Publications, Inc.   $0.20 164
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 Howard V. Brown Checkmark
Dawn of Flame - The Weinbaum Memorial Volume 1936-00-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Conrad H. Ruppert   $2.50 313
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
The Other Worlds 1941-00-00 ed. Phil Stong Longmans   C$3.00 466
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Other Worlds 1941-05-06 ed. Phil Stong Wilfred Funk   $2.50 466
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Other Worlds: 25 Modern Stories of Mystery and Imagination 1942-00-00 ed. Phil Stong Garden City Publishing Co.   $1.00 466
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
The Other Worlds: 25 Modern Stories of Mystery and Imagination 1942-00-00 ed. Phil Stong Blue Ribbon   C$1.39 466
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
A Martian Odyssey and Others 1949-00-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Fantasy Press   $3.00 289
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll A. J. Donnell Checkmark
A Martian Odyssey 1962-00-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Lancer Books (Lancer Science Fiction Library) 74-808 $0.75 159
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 Robert E. Schulz Checkmark
A Martian Odyssey 1966-00-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Lancer Books 72-146 $0.50 159
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 Robert E. Schulz Checkmark
Mars-Odyssee 1970-01-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3168) 3168 DM 2.80 143
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 Karl Stephan Checkmark
A Martian Odyssey 1972-11-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Lancer Books (Lancer Science Fiction Library) 75399 $0.95 159
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 Checkmark
Die Ypsilon-Spirale 1973-00-00 ed. Edwin Orthmann Neues Leben (Wissenschaftlich-phantastische Erzählungen aus aller Welt)   M 9.40 517
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Werner Ruhner  
A Martian Odyssey and Other Science Fiction Tales 1974-00-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Hyperion Press (Classics of Science Fiction) 0-88355-123-3 $13.50 xxix+
555
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Virgil Finlay Checkmark
A Martian Odyssey and Other Science Fiction Tales 1974-00-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Hyperion Press (Classics of Science Fiction) 0-88355-152-7 $5.75 xxx+
556+
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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 Checkmark
The Best of Stanley G. Weinbaum 1974-04-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Ballantine Books 0-345-23890-7 $1.65 xii+
306
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 Best of Stanley G. Weinbaum 1974-04-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Ballantine Books 0-345-23890-7 C$1.65 xii+
306
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 Best of Stanley G. Weinbaum 1974-06-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Ballantine Books (Ballantine's Classic Library of Science Fiction) 0-345-23890-7 $1.65 xii+
306
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
A Martian Odyssey and Other Stories 1977-10-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Sphere 0-7221-8960-5 £0.95 316
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 Elson Checkmark
The Best of Stanley G. Weinbaum 1979-01-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Del Rey / Ballantine (Ballantine's Classic Library of Science Fiction) 0-345-27965-4 $1.95 xii+
306
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 Best of Stanley G. Weinbaum 1979-01-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Del Rey / Ballantine (Ballantine's Classic Library of Science Fiction) 0-345-27965-4 C$2.50 xii+
306
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
Die besten Stories von Stanley G. Weinbaum 1980-11-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Moewig (Playboy Science Fiction #6710) 3-8118-6710-5 DM 7.80 368
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 Pujolar Checkmark
Mars-Odyssee 1987-00-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Heyne (Bibliothek der Science Fiction Literatur #64) 3-453-31349-6 DM 7.80 172
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 Bolo Petillo Checkmark
Science-Fiction Classics: The Stories That Morphed Into Movies 1999-08-00 ed. Forrest J. Ackerman TV Books 1-57500-040-7 $15.95 446
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 Joe Gannon Checkmark
Un'odissea marziana e altre storie 2001-02-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Editrice Nord (Cosmo Serie Oro. Classici della Narrativa di Fantascienza #189) 88-429-1169-0 22,000 Lit 288
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  
The Black Heart 2006-04-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Leonaur Ltd 1-84677-049-1 £9.99 250
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  
The Black Heart 2006-04-00 Stanley G. Weinbaum Leonaur Ltd 1-84677-054-8 £17.99 246
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Wordsworth Collection of Science Fiction 2011-12-00 ed. David Stuart Davies Wordsworth Editions 978-1-84022-656-0 £6.99 xiv+
1312
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 Nathan Clair Checkmark
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