Title: A Thing of Beauty

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Title: A Thing of Beauty Title Record # 51143
Author: Norman Spinrad
Date: 1973-01-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
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Translations
Year Language Title
1974 German Das Schöne an sich
1978 French La beauté de la chose
1982 German Eine Frage der Schönheit
1984 French A thing of beauty

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
Nomination 1974 Nebula Short Story

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact, January 1973 1973-01-00 ed. Ben Bova Condé Nast   $0.60 180 digest? mag John Schoenherr Checkmark
Best Science Fiction for 1973 1973-06-00 ed. Forrest J. Ackerman Ace Books #91360 $1.25 268 pb? anth Checkmark
2020 Vision 1974-02-00 ed. Jerry Pournelle Avon 0-380-18390-0 $0.95 192 pb? anth John Berkey Checkmark
2020 Vision 1974-02-00 ed. Jerry Pournelle Avon 0-380-18390-0 C$0.95 192 pb? anth John Berkey Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year: Third Annual Collection 1974-07-00 ed. Lester del Rey E. P. Dutton 0-525-06492-3 $7.95 251 hc? anth Checkmark
Science Fiction Story Reader 2 1974-07-00 ed. Herbert W. Franke Heyne (Heyne Science Fiction & Fantasy #3398) 3-453-30293-1 DM 2.80 124 pb? anth Jürgen Claus Checkmark
Nebula Award Stories 9 1974-11-00 ed. Kate Wilhelm Gollancz 0-575-01899-2 £3.00 287 hc? anth Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year: Third Annual Collection 1975-00-00 ed. Lester del Rey Kaye & Ward 0-7182-1106-5 £ 251 hc? anth  
Nebula Award Stories Nine 1975-01-00 ed. Kate Wilhelm Harper & Row 0-06-014652-4 $7.95 xxvi+
241
hc? anth Al Nagy Checkmark
No Direction Home 1975-05-00 Norman Spinrad Pocket Books 0-671-78887-6 $1.25 238 pb? coll Charles Moll Checkmark
No Direction Home 1975-05-00 Norman Spinrad Pocket Books 0-671-78887-6 C$1.25 238 pb? coll Charles Moll Checkmark
No Direction Home 1976-03-00 Norman Spinrad Millington 0-86000-054-0 £3.50 238 hc? coll W. F. Phillips Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year: Third Annual Collection 1976-04-00 ed. Lester del Rey Readers Union / The Science Fiction Book Club (UK) #1111   245 hc? anth  
Nebula Award Stories 9 1976-11-00 ed. Kate Wilhelm Corgi 0-552-10307-1 £0.75 253 pb? anth Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of the Year: Third Annual Collection 1976-12-00 ed. Lester del Rey Ace Books #05477 $1.75 305 pb? anth Dean Ellis Checkmark
No Direction Home 1977-10-00 Norman Spinrad Fontana 0-00-614811-5 £0.75 190 pb? coll Alun Hood Checkmark
Le livre d'or de la Science-Fiction : Norman Spinrad 1978-05-22 Norman Spinrad Presses Pocket (Presses Pocket - Science Fiction #5030) 2-266-00583-9   349 pb? coll W. Siudmak Checkmark
Nebula Award Stories Nine 1978-07-00 ed. Kate Wilhelm Bantam Books 0-553-11551-0 $1.95 xxvi+
257
pb? anth Checkmark
The Best of Analog 1978-10-00 ed. Ben Bova Baronet Publishing Co. (A Baronet/Analog Book) 0-89437-034-0 $5.95 418 tp? anth Alex Schomburg  
The Best of Analog 1979-03-00 ed. Ben Bova Ace Books (An Analog Book) 0-441-05470-6 $2.25 418 pb? anth Alex Schomburg Checkmark
The Star-Spangled Future 1979-07-00 Norman Spinrad Ace Books 0-441-78475-5 $2.25 401 pb? coll Vincent De Fate Checkmark
2020 Vision 1980-06-00 ed. Jerry Pournelle Fawcett Crest 0-449-24302-8 $2.25 256 pb? anth Checkmark
Der Plan ist Liebe und Tod 1982-00-00 ed. Kate Wilhelm Moewig (Playboy Science Fiction #6730) 3-8118-6730-X DM 6.80 239 pb? anth Don Maitz Checkmark
Histoires fausses 1984-10-00 ed. Demètre Ioakimidis, Gérard Klein, Jacques Goimard Le Livre de Poche (La grande anthologie de la Science-Fiction #3814) 2-253-03558-0   407 pb? anth Philippe Adamov Checkmark
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories 1992-00-00 ed. Tom Shippey Oxford University Press 0-19-214204-6 $22.50 xxvi+
587
hc? anth Victor Stabin Checkmark
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories 1992-00-00 ed. Tom Shippey QPD #CN 9267   587 tp? anth Victor Stabin Checkmark
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories 1992-10-00 ed. Tom Shippey Oxford University Press 0-19-214204-6 C$31.50 xxvi+
587
hc? anth Victor Stabin Checkmark
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories 1993-10-21 ed. Tom Shippey Oxford University Press 0-19-283167-4 £6.99 xxvi+
587
pb? anth David A. Hardy Checkmark
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories 2003-01-00 ed. Tom Shippey Oxford University Press 0-19-280381-6 £9.99 xxvi+
587
tp? anth Michael Llewellyn (artist) Checkmark
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories 2003-03-00 ed. Tom Shippey Oxford University Press 0-19-280381-6 $19.95 587 tp? anth Michael Llewellyn (artist)  
No Direction Home 2011-09-29 Norman Spinrad Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-11734-1 £2.99   ebook? coll  
The Star-Spangled Future 2011-09-29 Norman Spinrad Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-11735-8 £2.99   ebook? coll  
The Oxford Book of Science Fiction Stories date unknown ed. Tom Shippey Oxford University Press 0-19-283167-4 £7.99 xxvi+
587
pb? anth David A. Hardy Checkmark
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