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Title: Telek Title Record # 56006
Author: Jack Vance
Date: 1952-01-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novella
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Synopsis: In a near future where telekinetics arose in the human race a couple of generations ago and their few thousand descendants are becoming dominant over the rest of humanity, a small underground struggles with both the means and the ethics of eliminating the entire group.
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Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
1972Translated by Warner Flamen
Dutch Telek
1975 Italian Il segreto dei Telek
2005Translated by Roland C. Wagner
French Télek

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, January 1952 1952-01-00 ed. John W. Campbell, Jr. Street & Smith Publications, Inc.   $0.35 172
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 Rogers Checkmark
Astounding Science Fiction, May 1952 (UK) 1952-05-00 ed. John W. Campbell, Jr. Atlas Publishing and Distribution Co. Ltd   1/- 64
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  
Eight Fantasms and Magics 1969-10-00 Jack Vance Macmillan 62151 $5.95 288
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Anthony Sini Checkmark
Eight Fantasms and Magics 1970-00-00 Jack Vance Collier Books 02598 $0.95 288
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 Anthony Sini Checkmark
Great Short Novels of Science Fiction 1970-07-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Ballantine Books 0-345-01960-1 $0.95 viii+
373
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 Donna Violetti Checkmark
Great Short Novels of Science Fiction 1970-07-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Ballantine Books 0-345-01960-1 C$0.95 viii+
373
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 Donna Violetti Checkmark
Great Short Novels of Science Fiction 1971-12-00 ed. Robert Silverberg Ballantine Books (UK) 0-345-01960-1 £0.35 viii+
373
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 Chris Foss Checkmark
Telek 1972-11-00 Jack Vance Meulenhoff (M=SF #58) 90-290-0325-1   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.
coll Frans Erkelens Checkmark
L'ultimo castello 1975-00-00 Jack Vance Fanucci Editore (Biblioteca di Fantascienza #14)   3,500 Lit 262
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  
When the Five Moons Rise 1992-09-00 Jack Vance Underwood-Miller 0-88733-145-9 $29.95 252
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Vincent Di Fate Checkmark
Telek 1992-10-00 Jack Vance Meulenhoff (*M) 90-290-8219-4   210
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 Mick Van Houten Checkmark
The World-Thinker and Other Stories 2005-00-00 Jack Vance Vance Integral Edition (Vance Integral Edition #2) 0-9712375-1-4   [viii]+
381
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Checkmark
Monstres sur orbite 2005-05-00 Jack Vance Le Bélial' 2-84344-066-1 €20.00 308
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 Nicolas Fructus Checkmark
The World-Thinker and Other Stories 2011-11-24 Jack Vance Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-10987-2 £2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The World-Thinker and Other Stories 2012-04-17 Jack Vance Spatterlight Press (Vance Digital Edition #1) 978-1-61947-000-2 $6.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Tais Teng  
Minding the Stars: The Early Jack Vance Volume Four 2014-03-31 Jack Vance Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-645-8 $45.00 367
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Tom Kidd Checkmark
Minding the Stars: The Early Jack Vance, Volume Four 2015-03-10 Jack Vance Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-735-6 $4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The World-Thinker and Other Stories 2017-10-18 Jack Vance Spatterlight Press (Signature Series #1) 978-1-61947-148-1 $15.99 330
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  
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