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Title: The Thing in the Stone Title Record # 54377
Author: Clifford D. Simak
Date: 1970-03-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Language: English
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Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1970 The Thing in the Stone [as by Clifford Simak]
Year Language Title
1970 Italian Caverna nel Wisconsin
1971Translated by Denise Hersant
French La chose dans la pierre
1973Translated by Jan Koesen
Dutch Het Ding in de Rots
1975Translated by Jannis Kumbulis
German Das Ding im Stein
1979Translated by Tony Westermayr.
German Das Wesen im Fels
1979Translated by France-Marie Watkins
French La chose dans la pierre
1986 Serbian Stvar u kamenu [as by Kliford Simak]
2015
  • Russian translation by К. Сенин / K. Senin.
  • Russian title means "Who is There, Deep in the Rocks ?".
Russian
Кто там, в толще скал??Kto tam, v tolshche skal?
[as by
Клиффорд Саймак?Klifford Saymak
Clifford Simak
]

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
2 1971 Hugo Best Novella
Nomination 1971 Nebula Novella

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Worlds of If, March 1970 1970-03-00 ed. Ejler Jakobsson Universal Publishing & Distributing Corporation   $0.60 164
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 Mike Gilbert Checkmark
If, April 1970 (UK) 1970-04-00 ed. Ejler Jakobsson Universal-Tandem Publishing Company Ltd.   5/- 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 Mike Gilbert Checkmark
Urania #543 1970-06-28 ed. Carlo Fruttero, Franco Lucentini Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 543 300 Lit 144
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  
World's Best Science Fiction: 1971 1971-00-00 ed. Donald A. Wollheim, Terry Carr Ace Books 91358 $0.95 349
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
Galaxie (2ème série), #84 1971-05-00 ed. Michel Demuth OPTA   F3.50 164
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 Raymond Bertrand Checkmark
World's Best Science Fiction: 1971 1971-09-00 ed. Terry Carr, Donald A. Wollheim Ace Books / SFBC 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 £ 320
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Het Ding in de Rots 1973-00-00 ed. Terry Carr, Donald A. Wollheim Luitingh (Luitingh SF Verhalen #4) 90-245-0191-1   168
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
Science-Fiction-Stories 48 1975-05-00 ed. uncredited Ullstein (Ullstein 2000 #91 (3139)) 3-548-03139-0 DM 3.80 122
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 Berkey Checkmark
The Best of Clifford D. Simak 1975-06-00 Clifford D. Simak Sidgwick & Jackson 0-283-98172-5 £3.95 253
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll David Hardy Checkmark
The Best of Clifford D. Simak 1975-10-00 Clifford D. Simak Sphere Books 0-7221-7836-0 £0.60 253
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 Eddie Jones Checkmark
Scendendo. Romanzi e racconti di fantascienza sotterranea 1977-09-00 ed. Carlo Fruttero Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (Omnibus) 14244 6,500 Lit 478
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Karel Thole  
Skirmish: The Great Short Fiction of Clifford D. Simak 1977-10-00 Clifford D. Simak Berkley/Putnam 0-399-12032-7 $8.95 320
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Frank Riley (artist) Checkmark
Skirmish: The Great Short Fiction of Clifford D.Simak 1978-08-00 Clifford D. Simak Berkley Books 0-425-03821-1 $1.95 xiii+
272
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 Frank Riley (artist) Checkmark
Invasionen 1979-07-00 Clifford D. Simak Goldmann (Goldmann Science Fiction #23310) 3-442-23310-0 DM 4.80 128
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 Jürgen F. Rogner Checkmark
Escarmouche 1979-11-09 Clifford D. Simak J'ai Lu (J'ai Lu - Science Fiction #1005) 2-277-21005-6   284
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 Checkmark
Nevolje sa Tihoom 1986-00-00 Kliford Simak Dnevnik (Supernova #3)     128
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 Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
The Creator and Other Stories 1993-12-00 Clifford D. Simak Severn House 0-7278-4569-1 £14.99 278
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Creator and Other Stories 1993-12-00 Clifford D. Simak Severn House 0-7278-9004-2 £8.99 278
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  
2015-00-00 ed. uncredited
Book'ва?Book'va
()
    512
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The Thing in the Stone and Other Stories 2017-07-04 Clifford D. Simak Open Road Integrated Media 978-1-5040-4521-6 $7.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
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