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Title: Appearance of Life

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Title: Appearance of Life Title Record # 56819
Author: Brian W. Aldiss
Date: 1976-05-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1976 An Appearance of Life
1976 An Appearance of Life [as by Brian Aldiss]
Year Language Title
1978Translated by Pon Ruiter
Dutch Schijn van leven
1978Translated by Charlotte Winheller
German Anschein von Leben
1979Translated by Françoise Perrin
French Une apparence de vie
1984Translated by Annette von Charpentier.
German Ein Anschein von Leben

Awards

Place Year and Award Category
10 1977 Locus Best Short Story

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Andromeda I 1976-05-00 ed. Peter Weston Orbit / Futura 0-86007-891-4 £0.65 206
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 Checkmark
Andromeda I 1977-00-00 ed. Peter Weston Dennis Dobson 0-234-72056-5 £3.95 209
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The 1977 Annual World's Best SF 1977-05-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books (DAW Collectors #240) 0-87997-297-1 / UE1297 $1.75 280
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 Jack Gaughan Checkmark
The 1977 Annual World's Best SF 1977-05-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books / New American Library of Canada 0-87997-297-1 / UE1297 C$1.75 280
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 Jack Gaughan Checkmark
The 1977 Annual World's Best SF 1977-09-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books / SFBC 3148 $2.49 279
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Richard V. Corben Checkmark
Last Orders and Other Stories 1977-11-00 Brian W. Aldiss Jonathan Cape 0-224-01487-0 £3.95 223
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Candida Amsden Checkmark
Andromeda 1979-04-00 ed. Peter Weston St. Martin's Press 0-312-03649-3 $8.95 206
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Gary La Sasso Checkmark
The World's Best SF. 4 1979-11-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim Dennis Dobson 0-234-72168-5 £5.25 280
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Wollheim's World's Best SF: Series Six 1982-12-00 ed. Arthur W. Saha, Donald A. Wollheim DAW Books 0-87997-788-4 / UE1788 $2.50 280
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 Bernal Checkmark
Bestsellers Vol. 3, No. 9: Best of Aldiss 1983-00-00 Brian W. Aldiss Viaduct Publications   £0.95 64
bedsheet?8.5" by 11.25" magazines, e.g. early issues of Amazing; or the 1942-43 issues of Astounding.
coll  
Last Orders and Other Stories 1985-00-00 Brian W. Aldiss Triad Panther 0-586-04681-X £1.95 222
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
Best Science Fiction Stories of Brian W. Aldiss 1988-04-00 Brian W. Aldiss Gollancz 0-575-04210-9 £11.95 328
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
The Road to Science Fiction Volume 5: The British Way 1998-02-00 ed. James Gunn Borealis / White Wolf Publishing 1-56504-157-7 $14.99 622
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
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