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Title: Super-Toys Last All Summer Long Title Record # 56893
Author: Brian W. Aldiss
Date: 1969-12-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Series: Supertoys
Series Number: 1
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note: Originally published in Harper's Bazaar, December 1969. Made into the movie "A.I."
Synopsis: A company which constructs synthetic life forms makes a breakthrough by marketing one with intelligence.
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
1969 Super-Toys Last All Summer Long [as by Brian Aldiss]
1969 Supertoys Last All Summer Long [as by Brian Aldiss]
Year Language Title
1973Translated by Bruno Martin
French Des jouets pour l'été
1982Translated by Ralph Tegtmeier
German Superspielzeug hält den ganzen Sommer [as by Brian Aldiss]
1982Translated by Ralph Tegtmeier
German Superspielzeug hält den ganzen Sommer
2001Translated by Alexandra Santos Tavares
Portuguese Os superbrinquedos duram um verão inteiro [as by Brian Aldiss]
2001Translated by Riccardo Valla
Italian Supertoys Che Durano Tutta L'estate
2001Translated by Eduardo García Murillo.
Spanish Los superjuguetes duran todo el verano
2001 German Superspielzeug hält den ganzen Sommer

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Moment of Eclipse 1970-00-00 Brian W. Aldiss Faber and Faber 0-571-09570-4 £1.50 215
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Jerome Gask Checkmark
Moment of Eclipse 1972-00-00 Brian W. Aldiss Doubleday   $5.95 [10]+
224
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Margo Herr Checkmark
L'instant de l'éclipse 1973-02-19 Brian W. Aldiss Denoël (Présence du Futur #164)     247
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
The Moment of Eclipse 1973-11-00 Brian W. Aldiss Panther 0-586-03776-4 £0.35 187
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 Bob Haberfield Checkmark
The Moment of Eclipse 1979-00-00 Brian W. Aldiss Panther 0-586-03776-4 £1.25 187
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 Peter Goodfellow Checkmark
The Moment of Eclipse 1979-00-00 Brian W. Aldiss Granada 0-586-03776-4   189
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
Dunkler Bruder Zukunft 1982-09-00 Brian W. Aldiss Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Science Fiction Special #24034) 3-404-24034-0 DM 7.80 430
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
Festival Almanach 1983-00-00 ed. Michael Görden, Michael Kubiak Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Lübbe Science Fiction Special #24054) 3-404-24054-5 DM 4.80 221+
[1]
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 Tim White Checkmark
The Moment of Eclipse 1985-00-00 Brian W. Aldiss Panther / Granada 0-586-03776-4 £1.95 187
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  
Man in His Time: Best SF Stories 1989-05-00 Brian Aldiss VGSF 0-575-04530-2 £3.50 328
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
Man in His Time: The Best Science Fiction Stories of Brian W. Aldiss 1989-09-00 Brian W. Aldiss Atheneum / Macmillan 0-689-12052-4 $19.95 328
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Ed Soyka Checkmark
Man in His Time: The Best Science Fiction Stories of Brian W. Aldiss 1990-10-00 Brian W. Aldiss Collier / Macmillan 0-02-030225-8 $4.95 328
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 Ed Soyka Checkmark
The Moment of Eclipse 2000-00-00 Brian Aldiss House of Stratus 0-7551-0079-4 £6.99 207
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 Derek Edwards Checkmark
Supertoys Last All Summer Long and Other Stories of Future Time 2001-01-00 Brian Aldiss Orbit 1-84149-043-1 £6.99 xix+
232
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 Checkmark
Supertoys Last All Summer Long and Other Stories of Future Time 2001-02-00 Brian Aldiss Orbit 1-84149-043-1 £6.99 xix+
232
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 Checkmark
Inteligência Artificial 2001-04-00 Brian Aldiss Livros do Brasil (Argonauta #524) 972-38-1860-4   278
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 A. Pedro Checkmark
Supertoys Last All Summer Long and Other Stories of Future Time 2001-06-00 Brian Aldiss St. Martin's Griffin 0-312-28061-0 $13.95 xix+
232
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 Checkmark
Urania #1415 2001-06-03 ed. Giuseppe Lippi Arnoldo Mondadori Editore 1415 6,900 Lit 252
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.
mag Franco Brambilla  
AI: Super-Toys Last All Summer Long and Other Stories of Future Time 2001-09-00 Brian Aldiss Orbit 1-84149-094-6 £5.99 xix+
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
Los superjuguetes duran todo el verano y otras historias del futuro 2001-09-00 Brian W. Aldiss Plaza & Janés (Éxitos) 84-01-32875-6   235
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  
Künstliche Intelligenzen 2001-10-00 Brian W. Aldiss Heyne (Heyne Allgemeine Reihe #20078) 3-453-19100-5 €7.95 368
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 Rogner Checkmark
The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction 2010-08-01 ed. Rob Latham, Veronica Hollinger, Joan Gordon, Istvan Csicsery-Ronay, Jr., Arthur B. Evans, Carol McGuirk Wesleyan University Press 978-0-8195-6955-4 $39.95 xviii+
767
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 Georges Méliès Checkmark
The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction 2010-08-01 ed. Rob Latham, Veronica Hollinger, Joan Gordon, Istvan Csicsery-Ronay, Jr., Arthur B. Evans, Carol McGuirk Wesleyan University Press 978-0-8195-6954-7 $85.00 688
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Checkmark
Zoetrope: All-Story, Spring 2014 2014-03-00 ed. Michael Ray AZX Publications   $8.00 84
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 Checkmark
Man in His Time: The Best Science Fiction Stories of Brian W. Aldiss date unknown Brian W. Aldiss Atheneum / Macmillan 0-689-12052-4 $19.95 328
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Ed Soyka Checkmark
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