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Title: Tomb Tapper Title Record # 55742
Author: James Blish
Date: 1956-07-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
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Translations
Year Language Title
1961Translated by Michel Deutsch
French Les pompe-cervelles
1972Translated by C. A. G. van den Broek (= Kees van den Broek)
Dutch De lijkentikker
1977Translated by Sandro Pergameno
Italian Bussare a un'altra tomba
1987Translated by an uncredited hand: either Eva Bauche-Eppers (as Eva Eppers) or Fredy Köpsell (as Leo P. Kreysfeld)
German Grablauscher

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Astounding Science Fiction, July 1956 1956-07-00 ed. John W. Campbell, Jr. Street & Smith Publications, Inc.   $0.35 164
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 Van Dongen Checkmark
Astounding Science Fiction, December 1956 (UK) 1956-12-00 ed. John W. Campbell, Jr. Atlas Publishing and Distribution Co. Ltd   1/9 128
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 Van Dongen Checkmark
Galactic Cluster 1959-10-00 James Blish Signet / New American Library S1719 $0.35 176
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 Paul Lehr Checkmark
Terre, il faut mourir 1961-00-00 James Blish Denoël (Présence du Futur #50)   F5.00 254
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  
Best Science Fiction Stories of James Blish 1965-00-00 James Blish Faber and Faber   18/- 224
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Galactic Cluster 1965-00-00 James Blish Signet / New American Library D2790 $0.50 176
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 Paul Lehr Checkmark
Galactic Cluster 1965-10-00 James Blish Signet / New American Library of Canada D2790 C$0.50 176
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 Paul Lehr Checkmark
Terre, il faut mourir 1971-00-00 James Blish Denoël (Présence du Futur #50)     254
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
Het Testament van Andros 1972-00-00 James Blish Bruna (Bruna SF #9) 90-229-9009-5 ƒ3.50 192
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 Nix Checkmark
Best Science Fiction Stories of James Blish 1973-02-00 James Blish Faber and Faber 0-571-04782-3 £1.75 216
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Prigione senza sbarre, e altri racconti 1977-00-00 James Blish Fanucci Editore (Biblioteca di Fantascienza #31)   3,500 Lit 240
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 Testament of Andros 1977-08-00 James Blish Arrow Books 0-09-914840-4 £0.60 216
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 Chris Foss Checkmark
The Seedling Stars / Galactic Cluster 1983-03-00 James Blish Signet / New American Library (Signet Double Science Fiction) 0-451-12148-1 $2.95 158+
176
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.
omni Paul Lehr Checkmark
Welten im All 1987-10-00 James Blish Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Science Fiction Bestseller #22107) 3-404-22107-9 DM 9.80 270
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 Mark Paternostro Checkmark
Sci Fiction, June 20, 2001 2001-06-20 ed. Ellen Datlow SciFi.com      
webzine?Used for Internet-based periodical publications which are otherwise not downloadable as an "ebook".
mag  
Dogs of War 2002-01-00 ed. David Drake Aspect / Warner Books 0-446-61089-5 $6.99 xii+
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 Donato Giancola Checkmark
Works of Art 2008-02-00 James Blish NESFA Press 978-1-886778-70-2 $29.00 521
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll John Berkey Checkmark
Dogs of War 2008-12-21 ed. David Drake Aspect / Warner Books 978-0-446-55531-9 $9.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
Galactic Cluster date unknown James Blish Signet / New American Library Q5441 $0.95 176
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 Paul Lehr Checkmark
Galactic Cluster date unknown James Blish Signet / New American Library T4965 $0.75 176
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 Paul Lehr  
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