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Title: It Opens the Sky Title Record # 56320
Author: Theodore Sturgeon
Date: 1957-11-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novella
Language: English
Note: Written in August 1957, according to the story notes in The Man Who Lost the Sea.
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Translations
Year Language Title
1964 Italian La chiave del cielo
1978Translated by Mary Rosenthal
French Quand le ciel s'entr'ouvre
1979Translated by Tony Westermayr
German Der Himmel öffnet sich
1990Translated by Yevgeniy Kukoby. Russian title means "The Key to the Sky".
Russian
Ключ от неба?Klyuch ot neba
[as by
Теодор Старджон?Teodor Stardzhon
Theodore Sturgeon
]
1993Translated by Н. Гузнинов / N. Guzninov. Russian title means "The Key to the Sky".
Russian
Ключ от неба?Klyuch ot neba
[as by
Теодор Старджон?Teodor Stardzhon
Theodore Sturgeon
]

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Venture Science Fiction Magazine, November 1957 1957-11-00 ed. Robert P. Mills Fantasy House, Inc.   $0.35 132
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 Emsh Checkmark
A Touch of Strange 1958-07-00 Theodore Sturgeon Doubleday   $2.95 262
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Joseph Mugnaini Checkmark
A Touch of Strange 1958-10-00 Theodore Sturgeon Doubleday / SFBC   $1.20 262
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Joseph Mugnaini Checkmark
A Touch of Strange 1959-10-00 Theodore Sturgeon Berkley Medallion G280 $0.35 174
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 Richard Powers Checkmark
A Touch of Strange 1959-10-00 Theodore Sturgeon Berkley Medallion G280 C$0.35 174
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 Richard Powers Checkmark
Venture Science Fiction [UK], May 1964 1964-05-00 ed. Ronald R. Wickers Atlas Publishing and Distribution Co. Ltd   2/6d 116
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 Checkmark
Profumo d'infinito 1964-06-15 Theodore Sturgeon Casa Editrice La Tribuna (Science Fiction Book Club (Italy) #6)   Lit 1,400 418
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 Duccio Alessandri Checkmark
Profumo d'infinito 1965-00-00 Theodore Sturgeon Casa Editrice La Tribuna (Science Fiction Book Club (Italy) #6)     420
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 Duccio Alessandri  
A Touch of Strange 1965-03-00 Theodore Sturgeon Berkley Medallion F1058 $0.50 174
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 Mike Trent Checkmark
Profumo d'infinito 1970-00-00 Theodore Sturgeon Casa Editrice La Tribuna (Science Fiction Book Club (Italy) #6)     420
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Duccio Alessandri  
A Touch of Strange 1970-04-00 Theodore Sturgeon Berkley Medallion 0-425-01830-X / N1830 $0.95 232
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
Méduse 1978-00-00 Theodore Sturgeon
Librairie des Champs-Élysées?Librairie des Champs-Elysees
(Le Masque - Science Fiction #75)
2-7024-0731-5   255
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 Jack Faragasso Checkmark
A Touch of Strange 1978-04-00 Theodore Sturgeon DAW Books (DAW Collectors #286) 0-87997-373-0 / UJ1373 $1.95 255
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 Hans Arnold Checkmark
A Touch of Strange 1978-04-00 Theodore Sturgeon DAW Books / New American Library of Canada 0-87997-373-0 / UJ1373 C$1.95 255
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 Hans Arnold Checkmark
A Touch of Strange 1978-11-00 Theodore Sturgeon Hamlyn Paperbacks 0-600-38783-6 £0.85 236
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 Tim White Checkmark
In einer fremden Haut 1979-10-00 Theodore Sturgeon Goldmann (Goldmann Science Fiction #23326) 3-442-23326-7 DM 5.80 191
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?Juergen F. Rogner
Checkmark
Méduse 1981-00-00 Theodore Sturgeon
Librairie des Champs-Élysées?Librairie des Champs-Elysees
(Le Masque - Science Fiction #75)
2-7024-0731-5   255
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 Jack Faragasso Checkmark
1990-00-00
Хайтех?Khaytekh
( #13)
    176
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.
novel  
1993-00-00 ed.
Сергей Барсов?Sergey Barsov
Sergei Barsov
() 5-87198-032-5   496
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth
Борис Вальехо?Boris Val'ekho
Boris Vallejo
 
The Man Who Lost the Sea, Volume X: The Complete Stories of Theodore Sturgeon 2005-01-00 Theodore Sturgeon North Atlantic Books 1-55643-519-3 $35.00 xi+
335
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Paula Morrison Checkmark
The Man Who Lost the Sea, Volume X: The Complete Stories of Theodore Sturgeon 2010-00-00 Theodore Sturgeon North Atlantic Books 978-1-55643-519-5 $35.00 xi+
335
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Paula Morrison Checkmark
The Man Who Lost the Sea 2013-04-23 Theodore Sturgeon North Atlantic Books 978-1-58394-754-8 $18.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Man Who Lost the Sea 2013-09-30 Theodore Sturgeon Gateway / Orion 978-0-575-11005-2 £2.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
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