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Title: Upstart Title Record # 50198
Author: Steven Utley
Date: 1977-02-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: First contact between a godlike advanced starfaring species of enormous power and humanity, as represented by the captain of Earth's first interstellar vessel.
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Translations
Year Language Title
1978Translated by Beata Della Frattina
Italian Al cospetto degli Sreen
1979Translated by Michelangelo Spada
Italian Il Parvenu

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, February 1977 1977-02-00 ed. Edward L. Ferman Mercury Press, Inc.   $1.00 164
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 Rick Sternbach Checkmark
100 Great Science Fiction Short Short Stories 1978-03-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Harry Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander Doubleday 0-385-13044-9 $8.95 xvi+
271
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Peter Rauch Checkmark
Urania #758 1978-09-24 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 758 800 Lit 160
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 Karel Thole  
10 chiavi per lo spazio 1979-04-00 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Omnibus) 16444-2 7,500 Lit 518
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Karel Thole  
Urania #815 1979-12-23 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 815 1000 Lit. 200
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 Karel Thole Checkmark
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction 23rd Series 1980-05-00 ed. Edward L. Ferman Doubleday 0-385-15225-6 $10.00 273
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Peter Rauch Checkmark
100 Great Science Fiction Short Short Stories 1980-08-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander Avon 0-380-50773-0 $2.50 xx+
296
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 Checkmark
100 Great Science Fiction Short Short Stories 1980-09-00 ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Harry Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander Pan Books 0-330-26155-X 1.75 302
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 John Harris Checkmark
The Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction: 23rd Edition 1981-11-00 ed. Edward L. Ferman Ace Books 0-441-05484-6 $2.50 273
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 Checkmark
100 Astounding Little Alien Stories 1996-09-00 ed. Stefan Dziemianowicz, Martin H. Greenberg, Robert Weinberg Barnes & Noble Books 0-7607-0142-3 $7.98 xvi+
544
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Cheryl Knippenburg Checkmark
Ghost Seas 1997-09-00 Steven Utley Ticonderoga Publications 0-9586856-1-4 A$16.95 167
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 Joseph Troffimoff  
Lone Star Stories, #6 2004-12-01 ed. Eric T. Marin Eric T. Marin     0
webzine?Used for Internet-based periodical publications which are otherwise not downloadable as an "ebook".
mag  
Ghost Seas 2009-00-00 Steven Utley Ticonderoga Publications 978-0-9803531-4-3   199+
[4]
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 Joseph Troffimoff  
Ghost Seas 2009-01-03 Steven Utley Ticonderoga Publications 978-0-9803531-3-6 $24.99 208
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
100 Great Science Fiction Short Short Stories date unknown ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander Avon 0-380-50773-0 $3.95 296
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  
100 Great Science Fiction Short Short Stories date unknown ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander Avon 0-380-50773-0 $3.95 xx+
296
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  
100 Great Science Fiction Short Short Stories date unknown ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander Avon 0-380-50773-0 C$2.75 xx+
296
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  
100 Great Science Fiction Short Short Stories date unknown ed. Isaac Asimov, Martin Greenberg, Joseph D. Olander Avon 0-380-50773-0 $3.25 xx+
296
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
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